Deflation in August in Kazakhstan amounted to 0.3 percent, while inflation has reached 3.4 percent since the beginning of the year, sources in the National Statistics Agency said. Last month, food prices were down 0.6 percent (up 3.2 percent since the beginning of the year), while non-food prices were up 0.1 percent (a 3.4 percent rise since January). Charges for services to the population increased by 0.1 percent in August (a 3.8 percent rise). The National Bank of Kazakhstan forecasts that inf...


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