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macro economy

Party official receives Japanese professor, ambassador

Politics

Party official receives Japanese professor, ambassador

Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh hosted Professor Kenichi Ohno from Japan’s National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), and Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Kunio Umeda on October 26.

Fuel prices set to put pressure on inflation

Business

Fuel prices set to put pressure on inflation

Increases in environmental protection taxes on petroleum from the beginning of next year would weigh heavily on inflation, especially as fuel prices rise worldwide, according to the Vietnam Institute For Economic and Policy Research (VEPR).

Deputy PM: strengthening macro-economy a top priority

Politics

Deputy PM: strengthening macro-economy a top priority

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue expressed that strengthening the macro-economy is a top priority for Vietnam during a reception in Hanoi on October 9 for Vice President of the International Friendship Exchange Council (FEC) of Japan Yoshihiko Nakagaki.

Experts review monetary policy for third quarter

Business

Experts review monetary policy for third quarter

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue, Chairman of the National Financial and Monetary Policy Advisory Council, chaired a meeting in Hanoi on September 28 to review monetary policy for the third quarter of 2018 and outline tasks for the coming time.

Inflation under control: Deputy PM

Business

Inflation under control: Deputy PM

Despite complicated changes in the world situation, Vietnam has shown strong performance in stabilizing prices and reining in inflation, keeping the average at only 3.57 percent in the first nine months over 2017.