Four percent CPI growth for 2019 said to be feasible
09:17 | 13/09/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - In the first seven months of 2019, the consumer price index (CPI) grew 2.61 percent compared with the same period last year - the lowest seven-month CPI growth in the last three years. Therefore, experts believe curbing the 2019 CPI below four percent is a feasible objective.
Vietnam, RoK strengthen cooperation in social welfare
12:17 | 03/09/2019 Economy- Society
The Vietnam’s Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) and the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Hanoi on August 28 to strengthen bilateral cooperation in social welfare.
Growth in new firms but also in firm closures
13:29 | 31/08/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - A report by the Business Registration Management Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment shows that the number of new companies established and those resuming operations in the first seven months of 2019 totaled 103,599, an increase of 9.6 percent compared with the same period last year, averaging 14,800 companies each month.