Inflation in the Euro area has been expected in December attenuated more than. Consumer prices have risen according to the Eurostat statistics Bureau of 1.6 percent to the corresponding month of the previous year. In November, it had been 1.9 per cent, the experts had only expected a decline to 1.7 percent.

in Germany, Too, had slowed, the inflation rate in December, stronger than expected. On average, consumer prices were 1.7 per cent above the comparative figure for the previous year. In November, the inflation rate in Germany was 2.3 per cent.

The Euro Inflation is significant because the European aligns Central Bank (ECB) monetary policy. The ECB aims to keep permanently an inflation rate of nearly two percent. This target has removed the Rate again.

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