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Serbs Lift Benchmark for Second Month to Catch Up With Peers

  • Central bank resumes tightening, lifting benchmark to 2%
  • Inflation surges to a near decade high of 9.6% in April
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Serbia raised interest rates for the second time in as many months in an unexpected move to tackle inflation that has soared to the highest in almost a decade.