Saudi Arabian Consumer Prices Slow to Annual 5.2% in October

Nov. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Saudi Arabian inflation slowed to annual 5.2 percent in October from 5.3 percent the previous month, the Central Department of Statistics said on its website.

Consumer prices rose 0.5 percent on a monthly basis, the department said.

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