Slovakia HICP inflation increases in April

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Slovakia’s EU measure of inflation increased in April, data from the Bratislava-based Slovak Statistical Office (SÚSR) showed on Wednesday.

The harmonized index of consumer prices, or HICP, rose 1.7% year-on-year in April, following a 1.5% gain in March.

On a month-on-month basis, increased 0.2% in April, after a 0.6% gain in the preceding month. Earlier, the statistical office reported that the consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.6% yearly in April and gained 0.2% from a month ago.

The core inflation rose to 1.9% in April from 1.6% in the prior month. 

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