Tag archive for ‘Vietnam economy 2012’

BVSC forecasts CPI in May to rise less than 0.3pct

In its macroeconomic report in April 2013, Bao Viet Securities Co (BVSC) forecasted the consumer price index (CPI) in May to likely to rise slightly, at less than 0.3 percent. BVSC said that during this period, More...

May 15th, 2013

Inflation holds steady despite Tet demand

The consumer price index (CPI) in February rose by only 1.32 per cent against the previous month, lower than expected thanks to abundant supplies of essential commodities, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported. Compared More...

February 27th, 2013

PM approves Master Plan on economic restructuring

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the Master Plan o­n Economic Restructuring for the 2013-2020 period, in combination with converting the growth model to improve competitive quality, effectiveness and More...

February 26th, 2013

World Bank warns economy will be squeezed

Vietnam’s economy will be hurt by local and external financial woes this year, according to a report by the World Bank The warning was issued in the World Bank’s Global Economics Prospects Report released More...

February 26th, 2013

Growth should focus on macroeconomic management: Indian Prof

Professor Deepak Nayyar, a former professor at the University of Oxford and University of Sussex, said that as a developing country with favorable macroeconomic indicators, Vietnam should pay more attention to growth More...

February 25th, 2013

Vietnam inflation rate eases as economy struggles to revive

Vietnam’s inflation eased in February as domestic consumption struggled to rebound after a credit crunch that slowed economic growth to a 13-year low. Consumer prices climbed 7.02 percent from a year earlier More...

February 24th, 2013

February inflation kept at low level

February’s consumer price index (CPI) rose just 1.32 percent from January, bringing the two-month price index to 2.59 percent, the General Statistics Office announced on February 23. A sufficient supply of More...

February 24th, 2013

HCMC’s February CPI up 1 pct

During the month of the traditional new year Tet festival, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) of Ho Chi Minh City went up by 1 percent and 1.44 percent compared with those of the previous month and last December respectively. According More...

February 21st, 2013

Time for Vietnam to take it back: WB chief

There is somereal progress in maintaining macroeconomic stability, but without a consistency in prioritizing policy orientation for stabilization, the country can easily go back to the same economic cycle destabilizing More...

February 21st, 2013

February CPI likely to rise 1.3% and 1% in Hanoi and HCM

February CPI is likely to rise by 1.3% and 1% on month in Hanoi and Hochiminh city (HCM), respectively, analyst with local news provider NDHMoney forecast. The forecast is based on Leontief and SARIMA models. If More...

February 20th, 2013