The southern largest economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City recorded a month-on-month rise of 0.24 percent in the consumer price index (CPI) in August, according to the municipal statistics office.
Ho Chi Minh City’s May consumer price index (CPI) increased by 0.82 percent compared to April, the municipal’s General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on May 24.
The People’s Council of Ho Chi Minh City opened the 20th session, the last in the eighth tenure (2011 – 2016), on December 8.
Local authorities have ensured adequate supplies of essential commodities to guard against any undue price rise in the local markets on account of floods, an official of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) said on August 3 in Hanoi at the ministry's online meeting.
The National Wage Council (NWC) on August 6 adopted a proposal on a 15.1% rise in region-based monthly minimum wage in 2015, which will be submitted to the Prime Minister for approval.
(VOV) - HCM City’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) dropped 0.29 percent in March, bringing the three-month price index to 1.15 percent.
(VOV) - Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index (CPI) in January rose 0.44 percent over the previous month and 3.6 percent from a year ago.