The Consumer Index (CPI) in October gained 0.41 percent over September and 2.98 percent year-on-year. (Photo: VNA)

Oct CPI gains 2.98 percent due to impacts of storms, floods

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October gained 0.41 percent over September and 2.98 percent year-on-year, largely driven by impacts of storms and historic floods in northern and central Vietnam earlier this month.