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Vietnam welcomes just 44,000 foreign arrivals in Q3

Only 44,000 foreign visitors arrived in Vietnam during the third quarter of this year, equivalent to just 1 percent of the figure in the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported on September 29.
The February consumer price index (CPI) slips 0.17 percent from the previous month.(Photo: VNA)

February CPI falls by 0.17 percent

The February consumer price index (CPI) slipped 0.17 percent from the previous month due to falling demand for goods after Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, falling petrol prices, and the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

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.
Customers shop for goods at Co.opmart Ly Thuong Kiet Supermarket in HCM City.(Photo: VNA)

Retail sales and services reach almost 175 billion USD

The total revenue from retail sales and services reached 3.93 quadrillion VND (174.85 billion USD) in 2017, surging 10.9 percent year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
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).