Led by an 11.7% increase in food prices, Chinese inflation accelerates to a 5.1% rate in...

|By:, SA News Editor

Led by an 11.7% increase in food prices, Chinese inflation accelerates to a 5.1% rate in November. Investors have been anticipating a hot number and seem braced for a hike in interest rates, possibly after the conclusion of an economic policy meeting in Beijing on Sunday.