Tajikistan central bank announces rate hike

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The Tajikistan central bank’s monetary policy committee decided to increase the policy rate by 100 basis points on April 27, bringing its policy rate to 12%. The move is the second increase this year, following a 25bp raise in February.

The National Bank of Tajikistan cited above-target inflation in explaining its decision. Inflation reached 10.1% in March, it said. The central bank especially noted the rise in food prices, which it measured at 13.3%. The International Monetary Fund predicts 8%

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