Up to your knees in food in Jakarta

A vendor and his son attend to vegetable stall at a market in Jakarta on June 3, 2013. Indonesia's inflation rate unexpectedly slowed to 5.47 percent year-on-year in May due to lower food prices, official data showed June 3. Inflation was now back within the government's 2013 inflation target range of 3.5-5.5 percent, according to the central statistics agency, after slowing from 5.57 percent in April.

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A vendor and his son tend to a vegetable stall at a market in Jakarta on Monday.

Indonesia‘s inflation rate unexpectedly slowed to 5.47 per cent year-on-year in May due to lower food prices, official data showed. Inflation is now back within the government’s 2013 inflation target range of 3.5-5.5 per cent, according to the central statistics agency, after slowing from 5.57 per cent in April.