CPI increases by 0.01% in May Business

CPI increases by 0.01% in May

The General Statistics Office (GSO) on May 29 announced that the May consumer price index (CPI) increased by 0.01% month-on-month mostly due to increases in prices of food, electricity, and water.
Gold remains potential investment channel Videos

Gold remains potential investment channel

Gold remains a potential investment channel until the end of this year, though the global economy in general, and Vietnam in particular, still possess potential risk factors related to recession and inflation, which make it difficult to forecast the gold price, experts said.
Laos raises minimum wage for workers World

Laos raises minimum wage for workers

The Lao Government has decided to raise the monthly minimum wage from 1.2 million LAK (nearly 70 USD) to 1.3 million LAK starting on May 1 to ease difficulties facing workers amid soaring inflation and economic uncertainties.
Singapore’s core inflation eases in March World

Singapore’s core inflation eases in March

Singapore’s core inflation, exclusive of private transport and accommodation costs, rose 5% year on year in March, lower than the 5.5% recorded in February and experts’ estimate of 5.1%.
Six product groups enjoy over 1-billion-USD exports to US in Q1 Business

Six product groups enjoy over 1-billion-USD exports to US in Q1

Six groups of products posted an export revenue of over 1 billion USD to the US market in the first quarter of this year, with the group of machinery, equipment, tools and spare parts topping with 3.98 billion USD, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Thailand’s inflation lowest in 15 months World

Thailand’s inflation lowest in 15 months

The Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce on April 5 announced that the country’s headline consumer price index rose 2.83% in March year-on-year, the lowest rate in 15 months due to lower energy and food prices.
Vietnam’s economy seeing strong recovery Videos

Vietnam’s economy seeing strong recovery

After two years of implementing the dual goal of “pandemic prevention and control and economic development”, and especially after it reopened its doors to international tourists on March 15, 2022, Vietnam’s economy has recovered strongly and posted impressive results.