Inflation drops to 5.36% in July

    Inflation fell by 28 basis points to 5.36% in July.

    Planning Minister MA Mannan said this in a briefing following a meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) today.

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    The minister said the good news is that both food and non-food inflation have fallen.

    Food inflation rose to 5.08% in July from 5.45% in June.

    Non-food inflation stood at 5.80 percent last month from 5.94 percent last month.

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