Core inflation discounts or strips out certain categories that are considered more volatile.
Egypt recorded its third best corruption perception score since 2011, according to Transparency International.
Sharp increases in prices for gasoline, fuel oil, shelter and medical care helped send a key measure of US inflation to a six-year high in May.
U.S. consumer prices likely increased solidly in January, boosted by rising gasoline and rents.
China’s consumer inflation slowed more than expected to 1.7 percent in November, official data showed on Saturday.
British inflation hit its joint highest level in more than five years in August, complicating the Bank of England’s job this week of explaining why it is not raising interest rates.
The monthly inflation decreased 1.2 percent from 34.2 percent recorded in July 2017.
China’s producer price inflation accelerated more than expected to a four-month high in August.
Japan's core consumer prices were expected to show their seventh straight month of annual increases in July.
New fuel, electricity prices and one percent increase in value-added tax (VAT), all came to effect in July, are expected to add more pressure on inflation rates.
Egypt's annual inflation stood stable at 30.9 percent in June, according to statistics released by CAPMAS on Monday.
China's producer price inflation eased for the third straight month in May on tumbling prices of raw materials
Egypt’s annual urban inflation declined to 30.9 percent in May, compared to 32.06 percent by the end of April, state statistics body announced Thursday.