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Tuesday August 12 2014
Central Bank of Mozambique Holds Key Rate in August  
At its August 11th, 2014 meeting, Mozambican Monetary Policy Committee decided to hold the benchmark interest rate at 8.25 percent, the same rate since October of 2013, citing that recent moderated inflation outlook is meeting the macroeconomic targets for the year.
Thursday August 07 2014
Mozambique Inflation Rate Rises in July  
Mozambican annual inflation rate accelerated to 2.95 percent in July of 2014 from 2.75 percent in June mostly driven by higher cost of food and non-alcoholic beverages and education.
Friday July 11 2014
Central Bank of Mozambique Leaves Rates on Hold  
At its July 11th, 2014 meeting, the Monetary Policy Committee decided to leave the benchmark interest rate unchanged at 8.25 percent, aiming to ensure compliance with macroeconomic targets.
Thursday July 10 2014
Mozambique Inflation Rate Eased Slightly in June  
Mozambican annual consumer inflation slowed to 2.75 percent in June of 2014 from 2.91 percent recorded in the previous month. A year earlier the annual inflation rate was 4.86 percent.
Saturday June 14 2014
Mozambique Monetary Policy Unchanged in June  
At its June 13th, 2014 meeting, The Central Bank of Mozambique Monetary Policy Committee decided to keep the benchmark interest rate at 4.0 percent for the eighth straight month, as it considered the suitable monetary policy to accomplish the established macroeconomic targets.
Friday June 06 2014
Mozambican Inflation Rate Steady in May  
The annual inflation rate in Mozambique was recorded at 2.91 percent in May of 2014, almost unchanged from 2.87 percent in the previous month. A year earlier, the inflation rate was recorded at 4.9 percent.
Tuesday May 13 2014
Mozambique Inflation Rate Slows in April  
Mozambican annual inflation rate decelerated to 2.87 percent in April of 2014, from 3.0 percent in the previous month. It is the lowest rate in fifteen months.
Monday May 12 2014
Mozambique Leaves Monetary Policy Unchanged  
At its May 12th, 2014 meeting, Bank of Mozambique left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 8.25 percent, citing underlying risks in the international and domestic economy.
Wednesday April 16 2014
Mozambique Leaves Lending Rate Steady at 8.25%  
At its April 16th, 2014 meeting, Bank of Mozambique left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 8.25 percent for the sixth consecutive meeting, saying this was consistent with meeting domestic economic targets for 2014.
Friday April 04 2014
Mozambican Inflation Rate Up To 3.0% in March  
The annual consumer prices in Mozambique accelerated for the first time in five months to 3.0 percent in March of 2014, from 2.38 percent recorded in February of 2014, as food and no alcoholic beverages costs edged up.
Wednesday March 12 2014
Mozambique Leaves Monetary Policy Unchanged  
At its March 12th, 2014 meeting, the Bank of Mozambique decided to leave the key lending rate unchanged at 8.25 percent, arguing it wanted to maintain a prudent monetary policy stance to mitigate the effects from recent serious flooding.
Friday March 07 2014
Mozambique Inflation Rate Slows to 11-Month Low  
In February of 2014, Mozambique annual inflation rate decelerated for the fifth straight month to 2.38 percent, down from 3.16 percent in January. On a monthly basis, prices slowed sharply to 0.39 percent, after rising 0.98 percent in the previous month.
Wednesday February 12 2014
Bank of Mozambique Leaves Rates Unchanged in February  
At its February 12th, 2014 meeting, Bank of Mozambique kept its main lending rate at 8.25 percent for the fourth straight meeting. The Committee took into account the need to preserve stability as well as the prevalence of several international, regional, and domestic risks.
Monday February 10 2014
Mozambique Inflation Rate Decelerates in January  
In January of 2014, Mozambican annual inflation rate slowed to 3.16 percent, from 3.54 percent in December. On a monthly basis, prices accelerated to 0.98 percent, the highest rate in eleven months, due to food cost.
Thursday January 16 2014
Mozambique Leaves Rates on Hold in January  
At its January 13th, 2014 meeting, Bank of Mozambique decided to leave the benchmark interest rate on hold at 8.25 percent. In 2013, the Bank cut the interest rate by 125 bps.
Monday January 13 2014
Mozambique Inflation Rate Slows to 3.54% in December  
In December of 2013, Mozambican annual inflation rate slowed to 3.54 percent, the lowest rate in eleven months. Inflation a year ago was recorded at 2.02 percent.
Wednesday December 11 2013
Mozambique’s Monetary Policy Unchanged in December  
At its December 11th meeting, Bank of Mozambique kept its main lending rate at 8.25 percent as the country is on target to meet key macroeconomic goals for this year, especially inflation rate.
Wednesday December 11 2013
Mozambique Inflation Rate Decelerates in November  
In November of 2013, Mozambican inflation rate slowed for the third straight month to 4.04 percent from 4.42 percent in October.
Wednesday November 13 2013
Bank of Mozambique Leaves the Benchmark Rate on Hold at 8.25%  
The Bank of Mozambique decided on November 13th to leave the benchmark interest rate on hold at 8.25 percent, after the rate cut last meeting. The Monetary Policy Committee noted that while international conditions pose risks, the inflation rate is consistent with the target for 2013.
Thursday November 07 2013
Mozambique Inflation Rate Slightly Down to 4.42% in October  
In October of 2013, Mozambican annual inflation rate slightly eased to 4.42 percent, from 4.52 percent in the previous month. On a monthly basis, prices rose 0.24 percent, the same rate recorded in September.
Wednesday October 16 2013
Bank of Mozambique Cuts Benchmark Rate to 8.25%  
The Bank of Mozambique decided on October 16th to cut the benchmark interest rate by 50 bps to 8.25 percent. It is the third rate cut this year, as the central bank considers that both the GDP and the inflation rate are consistent with 2013 target.
Tuesday October 08 2013
Mozambique Inflation Rate Up to 4.52% In September  
In September of 2013, Mozambican inflation rate accelerated to 4.52 percent, after slowing down in the previous three months.
Wednesday September 11 2013
Mozambique’s Monetary Policy Unchanged in September  
The Bank of Mozambique decided on September 10th to hold the benchmark interest rate at 8.75 percent. The central bank already cut the rate twice this year.
Monday September 09 2013
Mozambican Inflation Rate Down to 4.34% In August  
In August of 2013, Mozambique’s annual inflation rate slowed for the third month in a row to 4.34 percent, from 4.58 percent in July, as the recovery in domestic production of fruits and vegetables keeps pushing food prices down.
Thursday August 22 2013
Mozambican Inflation Rate Decelerates to 4.58% in July  
In July of 2013, Mozambique’s inflation rate slowed to 4.58 percent, from 4.86 percent in June. Inflation a year ago was recorded at 5.5 percent.
Friday August 16 2013
Bank of Mozambique Cuts Benchmark Interest Rate by 25 bps to 8.75%  
The Bank of Mozambique decided on August 12th to cut the benchmark interest rate for the second time this year to 8.75 percent, aiming to improve the retail sector and noting that the global economic outlook and the increased volatility in prices of major commodities may affect the Mozambican economy.
Friday July 12 2013
Mozambican Monetary Policy Unchanged in July  
The Bank of Mozambique decided to leave the benchmark interest rate on hold at 9.0 percent on July 12th. Although inflation rate is decelerating due to better domestic production of fruits and vegetables and the stability of the metical in the domestic market, downside risks to growth still apply.
Tuesday July 09 2013
Mozambique Inflation Rate Slightly Down in June  
In June of 2013, Mozambican inflation rate slowed for the first time in six months to 4.86 percent, from 4.9 percent in May, as food prices eased.
Monday June 10 2013
Mozambique Inflation Rate Up to 4.9% in May  
Mozambique annual inflation rate rose to 4.90 percent in May, from 4.79 percent reported in the previous month.
Monday June 10 2013
Bank of Mozambique Cuts the Benchmark Interest Rate to 9%  
The Bank of Mozambique decided to cut the benchmark interest rate by 50 bps to 9.0 percent on June 10th, citing an improvement in the outlook for short-term inflation rate.
Friday May 10 2013
Bank of Mozambique Leaves the Main Interest Rate Unchanged At 9.50%  
In its meeting held on May 9th, the Monetary Policy Committee left the benchmark interest rate unchanged at 9.50 percent.
Friday May 03 2013
Mozambique Inflation Rate Up to 4.79% in April  
In Mozambique, the inflation rate rose for the fourth month in a row to 4.79 percent, as a result of higher food and education prices.
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