Morocco inflation eases to 1.6 pct in November
RABAT Dec 20 (Reuters) - Morocco's consumer price inflation eased to an annual 1.6 percent in November from 1.8 percent in October, the High Planning Authority said on Thursday.
Food prices rose 2.3 percent in the 12 months to the end of November, against 2.6 percent in October. Education costs went up 6.1 percent.
Communications expenses fell 16 percent, the statement added without elaborating.
On a month-on-month basis, consumer prices fell 0.1 percent in November after rising 0.3 percent in October, as vegetable prices dropped 3.4 percent.
- Total CEO de Margerie killed in Moscow as jet hits snow plow |
- Pistorius starts five-year term for killing Reeva Steenkamp
- Ebola crisis turns a corner as U.S. issues new treatment protocols
- Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dead at 82 |
- U.S. Congress examining deal between NSA official, ex-agency chief