Industrial processing and manufacturing industry increases 11.37 percent. (Photo: SGGP)

Nine-month economic growth at nearly-10-year high

Mr. Nguyen Bich Lam, general director of the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO), said at the press conference held on September 28 that gross domestic product (GDP) of Vietnam in the first nine months of this year was estimated to rise by 6.98 percent over the same period last year, the highest level in the past nine years.
Food price increases 0.29 percent in August 2019

Electricity, water prices contribute to August CPI increase

Long lasting scorching heat in some localities caused electricity and water demand hike resulting in 0.33 percent and 0.28 percent increase in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) of electricity and water respectively in August, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.


The price of pork in July climbed by 0.81 percent compared to the previous month. (Photo: SGGP)

CPI rises 0.18 percent in July

Figures released by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam on July 29 showed that consumer price index (CPI) in July edged up by 0.18 percent compared to the previous month.
Five-month CPI rises at lowest level in three years

Five-month CPI rises at lowest level in three years

The General Statistics Office of Vietnam recently announced that consumer price index (CPI) in May rose 0.49 percent compared to the previous month due to a sharp increase in fuel and power prices.
CPI goes up 0.8 percent in February

CPI goes up 0.8 percent in February

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) rose 0.8 percent month-on-month in February with nine out of eleven goods groups increasing compared to the previous month, of which restaurants and catering services posted the highest level of 1.73 percent.
Transport group falls 3.04 percent in January 2019, thanks to gasoline price cut and discharge of fuel price stabilization fund. (Photo: SGGP)

CPI rises 0.1 percent in January

According to figures released by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam on January 29, consumer price index (CPI) in January slightly rose 0.1 percent compared to previous month.
Hanoi’s CPI surges 0.22 percent in January

Hanoi’s CPI surges 0.22 percent in January

The Department of Statistics of Hanoi City recently announced that consumer price index (CPI) rose 0.22 percent in January 2019 compared to the previous month and 3.92 percent over the same period last year.
Food, restaurant service prices have increased in advance of the Tet holiday

Consumer Price Index increases 0.51 percent in January

Consumer Price Index (CPI) in January, 2018 was up 0.51 percent over the previous month and 2.65 percent over the same period last year, announced the General Statistics Office of Vietnam this morning.
Food and restaurant prices slightly hike in November

November CPI up 0.13 percent: GSO

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) was up 0.13 percent over the previous month with the sharpest increase in traffic group hitting 0.68 percent because of petrol price hikes on November 4 and 20, reported the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO).