Statistics South Africa has reported that the consumer price inflation increased to 5.2% in November, from 5.1% in October 2018. Contributions to the increase came from food, non-alcoholic beverages and fuel costs.
Tunisia’s powerful labour union, UGTT, called another national strike for January to press its demand for higher wages after the government said on Saturday it would seek a realistic pay deal.
Inflation in Zimbabwe soared last month to its highest level since 2008, official data showed on Tuesday, after a severe dollar shortage led to a surge in prices of food, drinks and clothes.
High fuel prices have presented a myriad of problems for filling station owners.