The rate of increase in consumer prices remained flat but above the government’s target for four consecutive months in April as food items, particularly pricey pork products, continued to drive inflation. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Wednesday, May 5, that headline inflation clocked in at 4.5 percent last ...

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2021/05/05/inflation-remains-steady-above-target-in-april/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=inflation-remains-steady-above-target-in-april)