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HCM City’s CPI up 0.48% in August

HCM City’s CPI up 0.48% in August

The consumer price index (CPI) of Ho Chi Minh City in August increased 0.48% against the previous month and 3.51% compared with the same period last year, the municipal Statistics Office reported on August 30.

Consumer Price Index slightly rises in August

Consumer Price Index slightly rises in August

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in August inched up 0.45% month-on-month, and 3.89% from the same time last year, pushing up the eight-month figure to 3.52% year on year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vietnam witnesses robust socio-economic development in 7 months

Vietnam witnesses robust socio-economic development in 7 months

Vietnam has recorded robust socio-economic development in the first seven months of the year, with stable macro-economy, and good control over inflation, in the context of the escalating US-China trade war, said Minister-Chairman of the Government’s Office Mai Tien Dung.

Positive economic index in July

Positive economic index in July

Vietnam’s socio-economic performance in July continued to see positive developments with equal growth in all the three sectors, namely macro economy, industrial production and services.

PM affirms resolve to control inflation amid big pressure on CPI

PM affirms resolve to control inflation amid big pressure on CPI

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has reiterated the Government’s resolve to control inflation, noting that although the consumer price index (CPI) in July fell slightly from the previous month, the pressure for inflation hike remains considerable.

No big changes in market prices in H2: price management agency

No big changes in market prices in H2: price management agency

There will be no big changes in market prices in the remaining months of this year, price management officials said at a conference on market price developments in the first half and forecasts for the whole year in Hanoi on July 3.

Minister: Vietnam’s economy not likely to see crisis next year

Minister: Vietnam’s economy not likely to see crisis next year

Vietnam’s economy is not likely to experience an economic crisis next year, according to Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung, though it has suffered such crises in 1979, 1989, 1999 and 2009, following consistent 10-year cycles.

National economy progresses steadily in first half

National economy progresses steadily in first half

VOV.VN -Vietnam achieved remarkable progress across multiple fields and an overall GDP growth of 7.08% in the first half of this year, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a national teleconference between the government and localities in Hanoi on July 2.

June’s CPI records highest rise in six years

June’s CPI records highest rise in six years

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in June expanded by 0.61% over May, the highest pace over the past six years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on June 29.

Vietnam’s concerted effort to fight corruption

Vietnam’s concerted effort to fight corruption

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Party and government have resolutely directed the fight against corruption. Achieved results have hit back at hostile forces’ attempts to sabotage Vietnam with misinformation.

Slowdown in economic figures challenges growth efforts

Slowdown in economic figures challenges growth efforts

Although Vietnam’s economy maintained an uptrend in the first five months of 2018, growth rates in some industries have slowed down, making it difficult for the country to achieve this year’s targets.

Government capable of control inflation: press conference

Government capable of control inflation: press conference

The consumer price index (CPI) in May was at the highest level in the past six years, but the Government affirmed its capacity of controlling inflation, as heard at a press conference on the monthly cabinet meeting.

Ho Chi Minh City’s CPI up 0.43% in May

Ho Chi Minh City’s CPI up 0.43% in May

Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index (CPI) moved up 0.43% monthly and 2.9% annually in May, said the municipal Statistical Office on May 29.

Deputy PM: CPI growth could be kept below 4% in 2018

Deputy PM: CPI growth could be kept below 4% in 2018

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has urged the Government’s Steering Committee for Price Management to seek measures in order to minimize external impacts on domestic prices, thus keeping CPI growth below 4% in 2018.

Vietnam’s CPI up 0.55% in May

Vietnam’s CPI up 0.55% in May

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) inched up 0.55% in May, the highest monthly increase since 2012, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Brighter outlook for Vietnamese economy

Brighter outlook for Vietnamese economy

VOV.VN -The first months of 2018 have seen positive socio-economic signs with the ten-year highest GDP growth of 7.38%, macro-economic stability and controlled inflation, a seminar heard in Hanoi on May 15 on the Vietnamese economy’s outlook for 2018 and to 2020.