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First lockdown, now inflation: Could surging prices wipe out spending power?

By France24
18 February 2022   |   11:06 am
Could inflation prove more perilous to livelihoods than lockdown? The latest figures from France and its neighbours show light at the end of the public health crisis tunnel, but there's no time to celebrate. The recovery has spawned a bidding war over goods and raw materials that's cancelled out wage hikes for an in-demand labour force.

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