Price Growth To Slow In Q208?

March 2008
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Mar2008, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p7
Country Report
This article presents an economic outlook for Czech Republic for 2008. It is noted that price growth is expected to remain elevated during the first quarter of 2008. In an effort to tackle persisting inflationary pressures, the national bank is expected to hike its policy rate from the current 3.5% to 4% during 2008. The fastest growing components in the consumption category continue to be food and fuel.


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