South Korea inflation hit nearly 24-year high in June - Nikkei Asia

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South Korea inflation hit nearly 24-year high in June - Nikkei Asia

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Also on Tuesday, the Philippines said its inflation rate in June reached the highest level in nearly four years, at 6.1%.

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The BOK is expected to raise its key interest rate at the central bank's meeting next week, following a quarter-percentage-point hike to 1.75% in May.

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Author / Journalist: Staff Writer

Category: InvestingFinanceAsia

Topics: South Hike Price Interest Inflation Korea Bank Rate Prices Raise Energy

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Published On: 2022-07-05, 00:41:00

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