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General Statistics Office

National conference addresses child, early marriage

Society

National conference addresses child, early marriage

Foreign experts and representatives from governmental agencies and local authorities gathered in Hanoi to discuss experiences, strategies and interventions and policy recommendations for Vietnam in a conference to address child and early marriage.

CPI up 4.15 percent in six months

Business

CPI up 4.15 percent in six months

The consumer price index (CPI) in the first half of 2017 rose 4.15 percent compared to the same period last year, head of the Price Statistics Department under the General Statistics Office Vu Thi Thu Thuy reported at a press conference in Hanoi on June 29.

Inflation forecast to hit 2.6 percent this year

Business

Inflation forecast to hit 2.6 percent this year

Vietnam’s inflation this year is forecast to reach 2.6 percent barring fluctuations of prices on world markets and adjustment in the cost of public services, the National Financial Supervisory Commission reported on June 12.