MoIT to ensure enough goods for Tet festival Business

MoIT to ensure enough goods for Tet festival

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will ensure the supply-demand balance of essential commodities for the Tet (Lunar New Year) of 2020 and implement a programme on keeping goods in stock for market stabilisation.
Vietnam’s economy enjoys auspicious start Business

Vietnam’s economy enjoys auspicious start

Vietnam’s economy enjoyed a more sustainable growth in the first quarter of the year with a strong economic expansion of 7.38 percent, the best first-quarter performance in the last decade.
Cabinet's regular meeting Politics

Cabinet's regular meeting

Cabinet members reviewed the implementation of governmental working regulations and discussed working programme.
Business

Slower inflation helps boost retail sale

The country's retail sales value of goods and services last month increased 1.92 percent over the previous month to nearly 167.6 trillion VND (8.56 billion USD), thanks to a continuous deceleration of the Consumer Price Index (CPI), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vu Manh Ha, a GSO expert, said that the CPI slowdown in October, which reduced prices of certain consumer goods, contributed significantly to the surge in retail sales value.
Hanoi inflation slows in September Business

Hanoi inflation slows in September

Hanoi's consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.2 percent in September against last month – a 21.74 percent increase over the same period last year, the Hanoi Statistics Office announced on Sept. 20.