HCM City’s CPI rises by 0.15 percent in October

Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.15 percent in October over the previous month and 5.87 percent compared with the beginning of the year, according to the city’s Statistics Office.

Vietnam dong hits peak against weakened dollar

The VND has continued to peak against the US dollar since the foreign exchange trading band was widened to plus-or-minus 5 percent.

The interbank rate on Sept. 14 was 16,984 VND to the dollar, only 5 VND below the previous record set back on December 25 when the trading band was loosened to plus-or-minus 3 percent.
CPI continues to see slight rise in August Business

CPI continues to see slight rise in August

The consumer price index (CPI) in August rose by 0.24 percent against July and 1.97 percent when compared to the same period last year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

China, US ready for strategic and economic dialogue

More than 100 Chinese officials, led by Vice Premier Wang Qishan and State Councilor Dai Bingguo, will attend the first round of the China-US Strategic and Economic Dialogue, scheduled for July 27-28 in Washington.

CPI sees slight rise in July

CPI in July rose by 0.52 percent against June and 3.31 percent compared to the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.

Business confidence index rises

Vietnam’s business confidence index (BCI) in the second quarter increased 31 points over the first quarter, reaching 130 points, according to a recent survey.