Inflation policy bearing fruit

An Indonesian fruit vendor waiting for customers at a traditional market in Berastagi, Karo, North Sumatra province. According to Indonesia's Central Statistics Agency, the country's inflation rate in April was the lowest this year, at 3.78 per cent.
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An Indonesian fruit vendor waiting for customers at a traditional market in Berastagi, Karo, North Sumatra province. According to Indonesia's Central Statistics Agency, the country's inflation rate in April was the lowest this year, at 3.78 per cent. Indonesia's central bank has set a target of 3 per cent to 5 per cent inflation this year.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 21, 2016, with the headline 'Inflation policy bearing fruit'. Print Edition | Subscribe