Canadian Press NewsAlert:Canadian inflation slows due to lower gasoline prices

The Canadian Press
Associated Press

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says the the inflation rate was 0.5 per cent in January, a drop from December's rate of 0.8 per cent. The agency says the lower inflation was due largely to falling gasoline prices. Excluding gasoline, inflation was 0.6 per cent in January and 0.8 per cent in December.

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