This year’s CPI expands 3.54 percent from 2017: GSO Business

This year’s CPI expands 3.54 percent from 2017: GSO

2018 is considered a successful year in controlling inflation as the average consumer price index (CPI) rises by 3.54 percent from 2017 and 2.98 percent from last December, meeting the CPI growth target of under 4 percent.
Vietnam successfully keeps inflation under 5-percent target Business

Vietnam successfully keeps inflation under 5-percent target

GSO General Director Nguyen Bich Lam said 2016 was a successful year in controlling inflation amidst rebounding prices of some essential goods, as the CPI in December increased by 4.74 percent from a year earlier, lower than the 5 percent target set by the National Assembly.