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11-06-2015, 10:02

Tajikistan’s inflation for Jan-May stands at 2.6 pct


Avesta.Tj | 11.06.2015 |An inflation for the five months of this year has stood at 2.6 percent in Tajikistan, the country’s National Bank said on Thursday.

In May, prices for goods and rates for services rendered to the population rose by 0.3 percent.

An annual inflation for the period from May 2014 to May 2015 stood at 5.5 percent, the central bank said.

The government expects the year-end inflation to stand at 7.5 percent in 2015.

Last year, inflation reportedly stood at 7.4 percent, 0.1 percent lower than it was originally forecasted.