10:38 | 23/04/2015 Society
The Ho Chi Minh City’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased 0.03% in April from the previous month and 0.8% against the same period last year, according to the municipal Statistics Office.
The office said the increase was triggered by a sharp rise in the cost of transport, by 2.71%, followed by housing, electricity, water, fuel and building materials which increased by 0.29%; and culture-entertainment rose by 0.12%.
The price of gold rose by 0.11% while the US dollar exchange rate was up 0.43%.
Source VOV News