Feb inflation remains unchanged

source: Mmegi
Staff Writer

The annual inflation rate for the month of February stood unchanged at 6.1 percent, the Central Statistics Office reported yesterday.

Inflation, which drastically fell from over 15 percent in late 2008 to five percent in November last year, seems to have settled just above the Bank of Botswana 3-6 percent objective range.A CSO statement all group indices showed stable movements between January and February 2010, except for Restaurants & Hotels and Furnishing, Household Equipment & Maintenance (both of) which slightly moved up by 0.6 percent and 0.4 percent respectively.”The Restaurants & Hotels group index moved from 155.6 to 156.5, registering an increase of [continue reading]


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