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Doha: Qatar, a major nation in the Middle East, is also facing the same crisis as faced by several nations across the globe as retail inflation showed an upward trend in May. more
Rising caseloads, disrupted recovery, higher inflation: New IMF forecast

The institution now expects the global economy to expand from a 5.9 per cent increase in 2021 to 4.4 per cent this year. The number is half a percentage point lower than predicted in Octo ...

Pakistan's inflation rate hits 12.3 pc

Islamabad/UNI: The inflation in Pakistan increased in December by 12.3 per cent, highest in nearly two years, according to media report on Sunday.

Soaring food prices, conflicts driving hunger, rise across West and Central Africa: WFP

New York: More than 31 million people across West and Central Africa may not have enough to eat in the coming months as hunger rises due to an “explosive mix” of skyrocketing ...

Argentina seeks quick release of $50bn loan from IMF as inflation soars

Buenos Aires: Argentina has asked for a quick release of $50 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in order to battle its soaring inflation.