P221 ORACLE 221 Sun15 Mar ITV 2149:30    INFLATION RATE TO FALL AGAIN  Anothfr small fall in the inflation rate should give the Government some rflief from its critics this week. The Retail Price Index for February is expected to show the annual rate dropping from 13% to 12.5%. This would be the ninth month in a row that it has fallen, from a peak last May of 21.9%. But the run of reductions is sure to come to an end when the March figures are available. 
P221 ORACLE 221 Sun15 Mar ITV 2150:11    INFLATION RATE TO FALL AGAIN  Another small fall in the inflation rate should give the Government some relief from its critics this week. The Retail Price Index for February is expected to show the annual rate dropping from 13% to 12.5%. This would be the ninth month in a row that it has fallen, from a peak last May of 21.9%. But the run of reductions is sure to come to an end when the March figures are available.  These will include the Budget tax increases for petrol, tobacco and other items.