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Industrial production index falls to eight-year record low

Industrial production index falls to eight-year record low

VOV.VN - The industrial production index has risen only 2.2% during the first eight months of the year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, recording the lowest growth over the past eight years, according to figures recently released by the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Experts believe CPI in 2020 will be kept under control

Experts believe CPI in 2020 will be kept under control

VOV.VN - Despite the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam’s inflation for 2020 is projected to fall between 3.5-3.9% to ensure social security and stabilise local people's lives, experts say.

Specific support packages needed for disadvantaged labour groups

Specific support packages needed for disadvantaged labour groups

The General Statistics Office (GSO) has urged designing specific support packages for disadvantaged labour groups in the context of 57.3% of labourers from 15 years old and above seeing their income reduce under the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact.

Consumer price index up 0.4% in July

Consumer price index up 0.4% in July

The national consumer price index (CPI) in July grew by 0.4% against June and 3.39% year-on-year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported on July 29.

Industrial production gradually rebounding: GSO

Industrial production gradually rebounding: GSO

Industrial production was greatly affected by COVID-19 in the first half of 2020 but has gradually bounced back since May, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

China maintains position as largest Vietnamese import market

China maintains position as largest Vietnamese import market

VOV.VN - Despite the first half of the year seeing Vietnamese export turnover to China only reach a mere US$34.8 billion, equal to a slight fall of 2.2% from the same period last year, the northern neighbour retained its place as the country’s largest import market, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

CPI up 0.66% in June

CPI up 0.66% in June

The June consumer price index (CPI) rose 0.66% month-on-month and 3.17% year-on-year but was down 0.59% against December 2019, the General Statistics Office reported on June 29.

How to improve National Single Window mechanism for businesses

How to improve National Single Window mechanism for businesses

VOV.VN - With the National Single Window seeing a positive change in terms of the time and costs of making administrative procedures for enterprises after undergoing an implementation period, there remains obstacles for local businesses due to their poor procedures when handling and submitting numerous documents to different agencies.

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.