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Slovakia HICP inflation steady in December

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Slovakia's EU measure of inflation remained stable in December, data from the Slovak Statistical Office (SÚSR) showed on Wednesday.

The harmonized index of consumer prices, or HICP, rose 1.6% year-on-year in December, same as seen in November. Economists had expected a 1.5% increase.

On a monthly basis, HICP decreased 0.1% in December, reversing a 0.1% rise in the preceding month. Earlier, the Bratislava-based statistical office reported that the consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.6% yearly in December and fell 0.1% from a month ago. The core inflation rose to 1.5% in December from 1.4% in the prior month. 

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