Bangladesh’s April Inflation Slows to 9.93% From Month Earlier

Bangladesh’s inflation slowed to 9.93 percent in April from 10.1 percent in March, Shahjahan Ali Mollah, director general of Bureau of Statistics, said today.

Food inflation was 8.12 percent in April, compared with 8.28 percent in March, Mollah told reporters in Dhaka. Non-food inflation fell to 13.77 percent from 13.96 percent, he said.

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