CPI goes up 2.54 per cent in seven months: GSO

CPI goes up 2.54 per cent in seven months: GSO

The July consumer price index (CPI) grew 0.4 per cent from the previous month, contributing to the year-on-year growth of 2.54 per cent in the first seven months of this year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) said on Friday.
Inflation maintained at around the target despite increasing fuel price

Inflation maintained at around the target despite increasing fuel price

Inflation up to 2023 will likely be about 4-5.5 per cent, the same or slightly higher than the target that was set forth.
Addressing gender-biased sex selection in Vietnam

Addressing gender-biased sex selection in Vietnam

Multi-sectoral cooperation among all parties is required to challenge gender stereotypes and address the issue of gender-biased sex selection (GBSS) in the nation.
Strong prospects from solid foreign investment performance

Strong prospects from solid foreign investment performance

Chu Hai Van, deputy general director of the GSO's Industrial and Construction Statistics Department discusses FDI flows into Vietnam and prospects for 2022.
Vietnam's economy to rebound soon

Vietnam's economy to rebound soon

Le Trung Hieu, general director of the System of National Accounts under the GSO shared why he remains optimistic about the country’s growth prospects.
Vietnam's industrial production hit hard by pandemic

Vietnam's industrial production hit hard by pandemic

Industrial production in August was affected by COVID-19 as many localities had to implement social distancing according to Directive No.16/CT-TTg.
Consumer price increase drops to record low since 2016

Consumer price increase drops to record low since 2016

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) for the first eight months of 2021 dropped to a record low since 2016.
Taking radical measures for highest possible GDP growth

Taking radical measures for highest possible GDP growth

Le Trung Hieu, director general of the System of National Accounts Department highlights the need to take radical measures for optimal GDP growth amid COVID-19.
Consumer price index (CPI) prediction in 2021

Consumer price index (CPI) prediction in 2021

According to the General Statistics Office, the consumer price index (CPI) in January 2021 inched only slightly up by 0.06 per cent against December 2020. 
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).
Q1 unemployment rate highest in five year due to COVID-19

Q1 unemployment rate highest in five year due to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit Vietnam from the end of January, directly impacting the domestic labour market, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO)'s report on labour and jobs in the first quarter of this year.
Foreign arrivals to Vietnam surge 32.8 percent in January

Foreign arrivals to Vietnam surge 32.8 percent in January

The number of foreign visitors to Vietnam in January is estimated to expand 16.6 percent month-on-month and 32.8 percent year-on-year, reaching 1.99 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnam’s 2019 trade surplus hits four-year record

Vietnam’s 2019 trade surplus hits four-year record

The country’s trade surplus reached a record high of US$9.9 billion in 2019, the General Statistics Office’s monthly report has revealed.
CPI in October shows three-year high rise

CPI in October shows three-year high rise

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October picked up 0.59 percent from September, the biggest increase for the same month during the past three years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on October 29.
Vietnam’s population to reach 96.2 million

Vietnam’s population to reach 96.2 million

Vietnam's population increased by 10.4 million, making it the 15th most populous country in the world and the third most populous country in Southeast Asia.
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