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Euro-Zone Inflation Tops Estimates to Hit New Record on War

  • March consumer prices jumped 7.5% from year ago; est. 6.7%
  • Overshoots in Spain and Germany have spurred rate-hike bets
Germany Plans Gasoline Subsidy for Motorists
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Euro-zone inflation accelerated to another all-time high as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine roiled global supply chains and provided a fresh driver for already-soaring energy costs.