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U.K. | 15 Sept 2020 CPI Inflation Likely Fell to a Near- Zero Rate in August
August's consumer prices report, due on Wednesday, is harder to forecast than usual, given high uncertainty regarding the impact of the cut in VAT for the hospitality sector, as well as the consequences of the ONS' decision to resume collecting data from physical stores.

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15 Sept 2020 CPI Inflation Likely Fell to a Near- Zero Rate in August

By Tombs Samuel

August's consumer prices report, due on Wednesday, is harder to forecast than usual, given high uncertainty regarding the impact of the cut in VAT for the hospitality sector, as well as the consequences of the ONS' decision to resume collecting data from physical stores.

Posted: 14th Sep 2020 in 'U.K.'

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