Rate rise more likely after inflation jump

By Colin Brinsden, Aap Economics and Business Correspondent
Updated January 25 2022 - 1:16am, first published 1:12am
The CPI rose by 1.3 per cent in the December quarter with new dwellings and petrol costing more.

Economists expect an interest rate rise is more likely this year after an unexpected jump in the rate of inflation in the December quarter.