Egyptian January Consumer Prices Rise 8.6% on Year

(Corrects monthly change to figure later provided by statistics agency from Bloomberg calculation.)

Egypt’s consumer prices rose 8.6 percent in January from the year-ago month and climbed 0.1 percent from the previous month, according to data posted on the website of the official statistics agency today.

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