energy prices

Eurozone inflation falls to 1.3% in June

Eurozone inflation falls to 1.3% in June

Consumer price inflation in the 19-nation single currency bloc fell to 1.3 percent from 1.4 percent in May and compared with 1.9 percent in April, the official Eurostat statistics agency said.

Jun 30, 2017, 15:26 PM IST

U.S. economic growth hampered by dollar, energy prices: Federal Reserve System

The U.S. economy continued to show mixed signals from late November to early January, with improvements in the labour market and consumer spending offset by the drag of a strong dollar and low energy prices, the Federal Reserve said on Wednesday.

Jan 14, 2016, 01:35 AM IST
Eurozone inflation unchanged at a low 0.1% in November

Eurozone inflation unchanged at a low 0.1% in November

Central bankers of the 19-member eurozone are keen to fight falling prices.

Dec 02, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

India saves $1.8 bn on fertiliser subsidies, but no reform planned

India could save about $1.8 billion on fertilizer subsidies this year thanks to low energy prices but Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s government, two sources said, has no plans to remove price controls, a reform that would risk angering farmers.

Sep 04, 2015, 16:01 PM IST

U.S. economy stumbles in first quarter as weather, low energy prices weigh

U.S. economic growth nearly stalled in the first quarter as harsh weather dampened consumer spending and energy companies struggling with low prices slashed spending.

Apr 30, 2015, 02:18 AM IST

Denmark slips into deflation as oil prices drop

The prices of goods and services dipped 0.1 percent in January after rising 0.3 percent the month before, the national statistics office said.

Feb 10, 2015, 18:02 PM IST

Energy supply at affordable prices is critical for growth: PM

PM also said that we needed to increase energy supplies by 3 to 4 times over the next decade.

Jan 12, 2014, 16:39 PM IST

Unwillingness to align fuel prices a threat to growth: Montek

It is not fuel shortage, but the unwillingness to align energy prices with market rates that poses a threat to country's economy, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said Thursday.

Feb 21, 2013, 18:00 PM IST

Energy prices need to gradually align with international market: Chaturvedi

Describing India as a highly price sensitive market, a senior Planning Commission official today said that energy prices need to be gradually aligned with the international market and that cannot be done over night.

Feb 08, 2013, 12:25 PM IST