CPI up 0.55 percent in June

Vietnam ’s consumer price index (CPI) in June rose 0.55 percent compared to the previous month, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

MPI predicts positive developments for national economy

The national economy will see positive developments in the second half of the year although its major industries have experienced sharp decreases in the first half due to the global financial crisis and economic recession, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Vietnam News Agency partners with telecom group

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) signed a cooperation agreement on June 24, in a move to create a strategic partnership for mutual development.