German inflation was 4.9 per cent in January

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Germany’s inflation rate rose to 4.9% in January, driven by a surge in energy prices, the federal Statistics Office said Wednesday.A customer fills up gas at a gas station in Berlin, Capital of Germany, Feb. 11, 2019.Xinhua News Agency (Stefan Zeitz/Xinhua) A car passes a gas station in Berlin, capital of Germany, Feb. 11, 2019.Xinhua News Agency (Stefan Zeitz/Xinhua) A pedestrian stops in front of a shop window in Berlin, capital of Germany, Feb. 11, 2019.People stand on an overpass at a shopping mall in Berlin, Capital of Germany, Feb. 11, 2019.Xinhua/Stefan Zeitz