• Retail sales fall 2.7%

    Retail sales fall 2.7%

    Retail sales dropped 2.7 per cent to $80 million for February compared to the same month last year.

    After adjustment for inflation, which stood at 2.1 per cent in February, the volume of retail sales fell by 4.6 per cent.

    Four of the...

  • Inflation stays at 1.9%

    Inflation stays at 1.9%

    The annual rate of inflation was 1.9 per cent in February — unchanged from January.

    The education, recreation,...

    • Apr 11, 2017 9:57 am
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  • Tuition costs fuel inflation increase

    Tuition costs fuel inflation increase

    Consumers paid 1.9 per cent more in January than they did a year before for goods and services.

    And the level of...

    • Mar 7, 2017 1:11 pm
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  • Island nations face big changes, warns KPMG

    Island nations face big changes, warns KPMG

    Island countries are set to be buffeted by major global changes, a report from KPMG has warned.

    The Emerging Trends in...

    • Mar 6, 2017 9:22 am
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  • Retail sales fell 2.4% in December

    Retail sales fell 2.4% in December

    Retail sales last December fell 2.4 per cent compared to the same period in 2015.

    The total spend dropped to $108.9...

    • Feb 10, 2017 4:02 pm
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  • Food price dip helps to dampen inflation

    Food price dip helps to dampen inflation

    The rate of inflation dropped slightly last December to 1.6 per cent, 0.1 percentage points down from November.

    The...

    • Feb 8, 2017 11:55 am
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