Eurozone inflation up says Eurostat
Eurozone annual inflation in September rose to 0.4 percent, up from 0.2 percent in August, official data showed. In the 28-member European Union, annual inflation was also up 0.4 percent in September, up from 0.3 percent in the previous month, said Eurostat, the EU’s statistics agency. A year earlier the rate was minus 0.1 percent in both zones. According to Eurostat, negative yearon-year rates were recorded in Bulgaria, at -1.1 percent, followed by Croatia with -0.7 percent and Slovakia with -0.5 percent.