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General Statistics Office

Over 12,400 new firms set up in August

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Over 12,400 new firms set up in August

As many as 12,404 new enterprises were set up in August with total capital of 131 trillion VND (5.76 billion USD), up 6.2 percent in volume and 39 percent in value, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

August retail sales in huge surge

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August retail sales in huge surge

Vietnam’s total revenue from retail sales and services reached 2.58 quadrillion VND (114.7 billion USD) in the first eight months of this year, a year on year increase of 10.3 percent, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

August CPI up 0.92 percent

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August CPI up 0.92 percent

The consumer price index (CPI) in August rose 0.92 percent from the previous month and 3.35 percent over the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).