By Laura Mills

MOSCOW--Russian consumer prices rose 0.3% from Jan. 1 to Jan. 9, data from the Federal Statistics Service showed Wednesday.

Weekly inflation was up slightly, after growing an average of 0.1% in previous weeks. Prices rose 0.3% in the same period last year.

Last month, the Bank of Russia held its key interest rate at 10% going into 2017, given inflation risks.

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(END) Dow Jones Newswires

January 11, 2017 08:33 ET (13:33 GMT)

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