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Effects of COVID-19 see industrial production plummet

Effects of COVID-19 see industrial production plummet

VOV.VN - The opening five months of the year have seen the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) grow annually by approximately 1%, the slowest pace recorded in many years due to the negative impacted caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

May CPI shows slight reduction on low purchasing power

May CPI shows slight reduction on low purchasing power

The consumer price index (CPI) in May decreased by 0.03% against the previous month and 1.24% against last December, but increased by 4.39% year-on-year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported on May 29.

International tourists down nearly 50 %

International tourists down nearly 50 %

The General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on May 29 that 72.9 % of foreign tourists in the period were from Asia, with numbers from the region down 51.4 % year-on-year.

Five-month period sees FDI total hit US$13.9 billion

Five-month period sees FDI total hit US$13.9 billion

VOV.VN - The overall figure for foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam for the year so far reached US$13.9 billion as of May 20, an annual decline of 17%, according to the latest figures released by the General Statistics Office.

Export momentum bounces back

Export momentum bounces back

VOV.VN - With Vietnam successfully bringing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic under control, local firms have begun to receive new export orders whilst others have been striving to seize upon the fresh opportunities to recover, according to insiders.

CPI for April suffers 1.54% plunge due to low purchasing power

CPI for April suffers 1.54% plunge due to low purchasing power

VOV.VN - April’s consumer price index (CPI) suffered a sharp decline of 1.54% in comparison to the previous month, the lowest level seen during the 2016 to 2020 period, due to declining purchasing power, according to the General Statistics Office.

2020 White Book on Vietnamese cooperatives debuts

2020 White Book on Vietnamese cooperatives debuts

VOV.VN - The General Statistics Office (GSO) released the 2020 White Paper of Vietnamese Cooperatives, the first of its kind, along with the 2020 White Paper of Vietnamese Enterprises in Hanoi on April 28 as a means of meeting the requirements for information from the government, managers, and researchers in the fields of their concern.

Close to 5 million local workers affected by COVID-19 pandemic

Close to 5 million local workers affected by COVID-19 pandemic

VOV.VN - The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has caused approximately 5 million workers to either lose their jobs or stop work until further notice, therefore bringing the number of employed people during the first quarter of the year to a ten-year record low.

Gloomy outlook for export prospects to US, EU markets

Gloomy outlook for export prospects to US, EU markets

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s exports to both the United States and the European Union are expected to face a number of hurdles as a result of the negative impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Many firms optimistic about business in Q2

Many firms optimistic about business in Q2

Many enterprises in the manufacturing and processing industry are optimistic about the outlook for the second quarter of 2020, according to a survey conducted by the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Solutions for Vietnam to maintain its economic growth

Solutions for Vietnam to maintain its economic growth

VOV.VN - Despite enjoying a large degree of economic openness, the Vietnamese economy is facing a range of challenges in the upcoming quarters and has been negatively influenced by many aspects of the turbulent global economy, according to Nguyen Bich Lam, director of the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Business survey to begin on April 1

Business survey to begin on April 1

The General Statistics Office (GSO) is scheduled to begin a survey of businesses on April 1 with a view to collecting basic information to serve management and policy making, Deputy General Director of the office Nguyen Trung Tien said.