Saturday 25th September 2021

  • IT Conslting, Digital Transformation with IT Services
    • Inflation eases as petrol prices fall Inflation-eases-as-petrol-prices-fall

      The UK inflation rate fell slightly to 2.3% in November, from 2.4% the previous month, driven mainly by a big fall in petrol prices. The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) figure for the month was the lowest since March 2017, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Video games prices also fell, but those declines were partly offset by a rise in tobacco prices. The inflation figure was in line with analysts’ expectations.   ONS head of inflation Mike Hardie said: “Inflation was little changed as falling petrol prices, thanks to a substantial drop in the cost of crude...