Moscow, September 13. Inflation in Russia in September will be 0-0,1%. This is stated in the latest report of the Ministry of economic development of the Russian Federation.
According to preliminary estimates, in annual terms inflation slowed to 3.1–3.2 per cent.
"In monthly terms in August there were record deflation, primarily due to seasonally lower prices for fruit and vegetables", — said the Agency.
As earlier reported , Russian President Vladimir Putin has demanded to reduce the inflation in the country..
At the meeting with the head of Federation of independent trade unions of Russia (FNPR), the President Vladimir Putin promised to consider the proposal to raise the minimum wage (SMIC) to complete the subsistence level from 1 January 2018.