Best of News

Keywords

This picture taken on October 31, 2013 shows a man selecting flower... News PhotoAdult,Australia,Bouquet,Business,Choosing,District,Downtown District,Economy,Finance,Flower,Horizontal,Kiosk,Lunch,Martin Place,Men,New South Wales,Sydney,TimePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis picture taken on October 31, 2013 shows a man selecting flower bouquets from a kiosk at Martin Place during the lunch hour in the central business district of Sydney. Australian inflation rose by a stronger-than-expected 1.2 percent in the July-September period compared to the previous quarter, official data showed last week, reducing expectations of further monetary easing this year. The Australian Bureau of Statistics data showed the consumer price index (CPI) was up 2.2 percent through the year to September, above economists' expectations of a 1.8 percent annual rise. AFP PHOTO / SAEED KHAN (Photo credit should read SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)