Dubai's CPI down 3% year-on-year in April

Dubai's CPI inched up 0.17% in April

  
The view of Dubai Downtown Skyline at Sunset on November 27, 2018 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Image used for illustrative purpose.

The view of Dubai Downtown Skyline at Sunset on November 27, 2018 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Image used for illustrative purpose.

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UAE - Mubasher: Dubai's Consumer Price Index (CPI) declined by 2.64% year-on-year (YoY) in April 2021, according to the latest data by the Dubai Statistics Centre (DSC).

The prices of the housing, water, electricity, gas, and other fuels, food and beverages, and tobacco segments decreased by 8.42%, 4.76%, and 0.55%, respectively.

Meanwhile, Dubai reported an increase in the prices of transport by 12.86%, clothing and footwear by 2.9%, and restaurants and hotels by 0.82%.

On an monthly basis, the emirate's CPI inched up 0.17% in April, driven by higher prices of transport by 2.43% and clothing and footwear by 5.61%.

Source: Mubasher

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