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Rice export goal raised to 5.6 million tonnes this year

Rice export goal raised to 5.6 million tonnes this year

The Vietnam Food Association (VFA) revised up the goal of rice export to 5.6 million tonnes this year from the 5.2 million tonnes set in July thanks to a strong rise in contracts signed during August and positive signs of the market.

Insurance premiums surge 21% in Jan-July

Insurance premiums surge 21% in Jan-July

The total premiums collected by insurance companies in the first seven months of 2017 surged by 20.9% year on year to VND57 trillion (US$2.5 billion).

Vietnam manufacturing solidly expands in July

Vietnam manufacturing solidly expands in July

VOV.VN - The manufacturing sector in Vietnam expanded in July, according to the latest survey from Nikkei published on Tuesday, August 1, with a manufacturing PMI score of 51.7.

CPI experiences slight rise in July

CPI experiences slight rise in July

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in July rose again by 0.11%, following the rebound of food prices, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vehicle imports down 6% in volume through 7 months

Vehicle imports down 6% in volume through 7 months

VOV.VN - The number of vehicles imported through customs points has dropped almost 6% year-on-year to 60,600 during the first seven months of 2016, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Popular items people buy for ‘ghost month’

Popular items people buy for ‘ghost month’

VOV.VN - Vietnamese people typically refrain from buying during ‘ghost month’ (the seventh month of the Lunar Calendar), however, here are some of the more popular items they purchase during the festive season.

July CPI increases 0.13 percent month on month

July CPI increases 0.13 percent month on month

The July consumer price index (CPI) CPI rose 0.13 percent against June, 2.39 percent year on year and 2.48 percent compared to December 2015, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported on July 24.

Industrial production index rises 9.9% in seven months

Industrial production index rises 9.9% in seven months

The industrial production index in July grew by 11.3% over the same period last year, contributing to a year-on-year increase of 9.9% in the first seven months of this year, the General Statistics Office reported on July 29.

Int’l arrivals increase 4.6% in July

Int’l arrivals increase 4.6% in July

(VOV) -Vietnam welcomed nearly 564,736 foreign travellers in July, a year-on-year rise of 4.6%, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

Hanoi’s CPI increases by 0.18% in July

Hanoi’s CPI increases by 0.18% in July

(VOV) -The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Hanoi for July accelerated 0.18% over the previous month and 6.39% over the same period last year, according to the Municipal Statistics Office.

Seafood exports increase slightly in first 7 months

Seafood exports increase slightly in first 7 months

Vietnam’s revenue from seafood exports in July is estimated at US$592 million, bringing the total figure in the first seven months of 2013 to US$3.41 billion, a year-on-year increase of 0.7 percent.