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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.

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.

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.

Positive outlook forecast for Vietnam’s economy in 2018

Positive outlook forecast for Vietnam’s economy in 2018

The outlook for Vietnam’s economic growth in 2018 is quite bright thanks to positive economic performance in the first quarter, said Tran Quoc Phuong, Director of the Ministry of Planning and Investment's National Economic Issues Department.

Petrol, oil prices slightly decrease

Petrol, oil prices slightly decrease

Prices of oil and petrol slightly dropped by 300 VND per litre following the latest adjustment of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance on June 22.

Domestic market remains stable in May

Domestic market remains stable in May

The domestic market remained stable in May with total revenue from goods retail sales and services exceeding VND354 trillion (US$15.6 billion), up 1.5% against the previous month and 10.4% year-on-year.

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.

Foreign media call Vietnam a rising tiger

 Foreign media call Vietnam a rising tiger

Despite Brexit and the US withdrawal from the TPP, which are expected to have adverse effects on Vietnam’s economy, foreign experts and investors still have a positive impression of the economy’s performance.