RTTNews - Tuesday, Malta's National Statistics Office announced that the harmonized index of consumer prices or HICP rose 3.4% year-over-year in May, slower than the 4% increase in the previous month. A year earlier, the HICP was up 4.1%.

On a monthly basis, the HICP increased 0.2% in May, compared with a 2.3% rise in in the preceding month.

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