-BI-Inflation in January 2018 Remains Controlled Despite the Increasing Food Price
Inflation of Consumer Price Index (CPI) in January 2018 remains controlled within the target range.
CPI inflation in January 2018 reaches 0.62% (mtm), decreasing than the previous month's inflation of 0.71% (mtm).
Annually, CPI inflation is recorded 3.25% (yoy) or within the targeted inflation in 2018 of 3.5%+/-1% (yoy). The controlled inflation is primarily attributable to administered prices whose deflation and core inflation remain controlled amidst the increasing inflation of vol...