Govt mulls more tools against inflation as cost of living set to soar

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Budget, CPI, Energy, New Democracy
Photo by Gerasimos Domenikos/Fosphotos
Photo by Gerasimos Domenikos/Fosphotos

The markets’ reaction to conflict in Ukraine has sent the government in search of additional policy tools to shield consumers from galloping inflation.

On Wednesday EUROSTAT released its inflation figures for February, including a reading of 6.3 pct for Greece, which marks a 25-year high, approaching the 6.5 pct seen in February 1997. Prices are on an explosive path that started at 4.4 pct in December,...

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