Tagged: inflation

The ECB fired off its boldest stimulus package yet

The European Central Bank unveiled a series of measures on March 10th to support the eurozone economy. In December, the ECB announced a smaller-than-expected package of measures, which included 0.1 percentage point cut to...

South Africa’s outlook for growth weakens

The South African economy, the second-largest on the continent after Nigeria, is struggling amid low commodity prices, power shortages, currency volatility, weak consumer and business confidence and a slowdown in China, South Africa’s largest...

Eurozone inflation turns negative

Consumer prices in the eurozone fell 0.1 per cent in September from a year earlier, according to a flash estimate published by Eurostat, the European Union’s statistics office. That is well below the European...