Eurozone inflation still negative, down 0.1% in March

AFP| Updated: Mar 31, 2016, 17:28 PM IST

Eurozone consumer prices continued to fall in March but at a slightly slower pace than in February, data showed Thursday, despite the European Central Bank`s massive economic stimulus programme.

The Eurostat statistics agency said the inflation rate in March was a negative 0.1 percent, compared with minus 0.2 percent in February while in January, prices rose 0.3 percent.