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Italian inflation above 2% for first time in 8 years

Tuesday 31 August 2021 | 14:40 CET | News
Italy's annual inflation rate rose again to 2.1 percent, up from 1.9 percent in July and the highest rate since January 2013, according to preliminary figures from statistics agency Istat. The country's inflation turned positive for the first time in eight months in January and the trend has continued since then, due mainly higher energy prices, with regulated prices climbing 34.4 percent year on year.

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