first_imgThe annual inflation rate in the euro area rose to 1.8 per cent in January, slightly below the European Central Bank’s medium-term target, from 1.1 per cent the month before, the European Union’s statistical office said.The increase was mainly on more expensive transport fuel, heating oil and vegetables which rose an annual 14 per cent, 26 per cent and 9.8 per cent last month, Eurostat said in a statement on its website on Wednesday.Belgium, with an inflation rate of 3.1 per cent, Latvia and Spain with 2.9 per cent reported the highest increases of consumer prices last month while Ireland, Cyprus and Slovakia were the euro area countries with the lowest inflation rates of 0.2 per cent, 0.7 per cent and 0.9 per cent, Eurostat said.You May LikeHeart Failure Treatment | Search AdsThe Early Signs Of Heart Failure. Search Acute Heart Failure TreatmentHeart Failure Treatment | Search AdsUndoSenior Living | Search AdsThe Cost of Senior Living in Rowland Heights Might Surprise YouSenior Living | Search AdsUndoClassmates.comLook For Any High School Yearbook, It’s FreeClassmates.comUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoThe Deniz boat incident showed clearly the intentions of the Turkish sideUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more