Consumer Price Index slightly rises in August Business

Consumer Price Index slightly rises in August

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in August inched up 0.45 percent month-on-month, and 3.89 percent from the same time last year, pushing up the eight-month figure to 3.52 percent year on year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Cooking gas price rises in the south Business

Cooking gas price rises in the south

The retail price of a 12 kg cooking gas canister in Ho Chi Minh City and southern localities climbed by 19,000 VND (0,85 USD) to nearly 300,000 VND (13.44 USD) per canister from November 1.
Singapore: CPI drops for 23rd month ASEAN

Singapore: CPI drops for 23rd month

The latest data jointly released by the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Monetary Authority of Singapore showed that the country’s Consumer Price index (CPI) dropped for the 23rd month
CPI nudges up in Hanoi and HCM City Business

CPI nudges up in Hanoi and HCM City

The March consumer price indices (CPI) in the country’s two largest cities have both recorded a rise, according to the statistics offices of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
Hanoi's CPI falls in November Business

Hanoi's CPI falls in November

Hanoi’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell 0.3 percent in November due to lower petroleum prices, according to the Municipal Statistics Office.
Indonesia fights corruption in energy industry World

Indonesia fights corruption in energy industry

The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) of Indonesia on June 9 summoned Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Jero Wacik for questioning as a witness over a corruption case relating to the 2013 amendments to the State Budget allocated to his Ministry.
World

Indonesia: gas price hikes 68 percent

Indonesia’s state-owned oil and gas company PT Pertamina put up the price of non-subsidised 12-kilogramme cylinder of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) by 68 percent from January 1.
Business

Bourses close with mixed fortunes

Shares closed higher on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange on December 2, but fell in Hanoi after the launching of a new set of indices on the northern bourse.