Underlying US consumer prices slow sharply in August

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Underlying U.S. consumer prices rose at their slowest pace in six months in August, suggesting inflation was likely to peak, although it could remain elevated for a time in a context of persistent supply constraints. FILE PHOTO: Customers visit Macy’s flagship store in New York, New York, …

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Food security alert in Haiti September 10, 2021 – Haiti

Sharp increase in food aid needs following the major earthquake Food assistance needs increased sharply in Haiti following the August 14 earthquake in the southwest of the country. The earthquake caused loss of human life, displaced thousands of people, destroyed infrastructure and property, and disrupted the functioning of the market, …

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