Inflation in February was 4.3 per cent year-on-year, the lowest monthly figure since a September 1996 showing of 5.7 per cent. A cabinet decision not to continue with price deregulation this spring was behind the data. Economists expect average inflation this year at 4.2 per cent.
Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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