rising prices

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Synonyms for rising prices

a general and progressive increase in prices

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Protesters shouted slogans denouncing rising prices and the government's fiscal policy.
This suggests retailers are passing some of the cost pressure from the rising price of imported goods on to consumers.
Kevin Jenkins, UK and Ireland managing director at Visa, said: "Our index clearly shows that with rising prices and stalling wage growth, more of us are starting to feel the squeeze.
Prices of some pulses declined by up to ` 150 per quintal at the wholesale market on Wednesday due to increased supplies following the government's decision to import lentils in large quantities to check rising prices.
Approximately 2,000 workers in the port town Damietta marched from the Chamber of Commerce building to the office of the governor to express their anger against rising prices.
According to the Central Bank, despite the low risks, the basic inflation rate is still mismatched with the projected trajectory, which is a sign of bigger spillover effects of the rising prices of food and energy.
Grand Ayatollah Lotfollah Safi-Golpayegani told the deputies, "If rising prices and inflation are curbed, the people's confidence in the Islamic system will increase.
Summary: A number of topics including legislation to cut power and water consumption, a mechanism to check rising prices of essential commodities and a draft bill to regulate possession of wild animals as pets were discussed at a meeting of the Ministerial Council for Services on Tuesday.
An industry insider says prices of butadiene, the major raw material for synthetic rubber, is experiencing unprecedented volatility, leading to rising prices of natural and synthetic rubber.
Deputy chairman of the real estate committee in the Council of Saudi Chambers Muhammad Al-Khalil cautioned that such regulations might not be sufficient by themselves to check the rising prices of real estate.
Secretary of Kolkata unit of CPI, Prabir Deb, said that they are observing the fast to protest against the Central government's involvement in the graft scams and rising prices of essential commodities.
A LANDMARK pub has pulled down the shutter after rising prices from Enterprise Inns.
Summary: The government decided to inject into the compensation fund an additional 15 billion dirhams, which adds to the 17 billion dirhams allocated under the 2011 finance law, in a move to boost the citizen's purchasing power amid rising prices of basic commodities.
The FNC has adopted a recommendation for the Government to devise a plan to help low- and middle-income people cope with the impact of rising prices.
Summary: The country is awash in rising prices, and government officials are doing the best they can to reassure the public that steps are being taken.