ECB's Liikanen sees 'challenge' to cut inflation

Bringing eurozone inflation back down to the European Central Bank's target level of 2 pct or lower will be "a challenge", even over the medium term, said ECB governing council member Erkki Liikanen in an interview published Tuesday 19 September.

For the time being, consumer prices will continue to rise at a faster rate than that, Liikanen told Agence France-Presse in an interview on the sidelines of the IMF and World Bank meetings here.

The ECB must therefore continue to be very vigilant on

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