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Consumer prices fell 0.5 percent in March compared with the previous year, logging five consecutive months of decline and underscoring deflation’s persistent grip, the internal affairs ministry said Friday. The core consumer price index, which excludes volatile prices for fresh foods, stood at 99.5 ...
The day after a building collapsed in Bangladesh, killing more than 230 people, disagreement emerged Friday over whether the owner obtained appropriate construction permits, adding to concerns over worker safety in the country’s thriving garment industry. Rana Plaza’s owner didn’t get permission from Dhaka’s ...