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Industrial production index on growth track in ten months
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Industrial production index on growth track in ten months

NDO/VNA – The industrial production index rose by 17% year-on-year in October, pushing the ten-month increase by 8.7%, higher than a 7.3% rise from the same period last year and 7.9% growth recorded

Hanoi scores poorly for urban mobility on global index
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Hanoi scores poorly for urban mobility on global index

En Vnexpress - Outdated or non-existent public transport, traffic chaos and pollution are not the best ingredients for urban mobility.

Industrial production index up 7.9 percent in nine months
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Industrial production index up 7.9 percent in nine months

NDO/VNA –The national industrial production index (IPI) expanded by 7.9 percent in the January-September period, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.

Hanoi: Consumer price index rises over 3 percent
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Hanoi: Consumer price index rises over 3 percent

NDO/VNA – Hanoi’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) in September posted a month on month rise of over 3 percent as reported by the municipal Statistics Office.

Vietnam jumps five places on Global Competitiveness Index
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Vietnam jumps five places on Global Competitiveness Index

NDO – Vietnam has jumped into 55th place, up five places from last year and 20 places from five years ago, on the Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) in the 2017-2018 period, according to the latest

Viet Nam enters top 10 of global index
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Viet Nam enters top 10 of global index

Viet Nam rose five places to the sixth position in the A.T. Kearney’s 2017 Global Service Location Index (GSLI). This is the highest ranking for Viet Nam ever, which also for the first time, since

Quang Ninh makes efforts to increase the Provincial Competitiveness Index
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Quang Ninh makes efforts to increase the Provincial Competitiveness Index

NDO – During recent years, with the active and creative implementation of three strategic breakthroughs, focusing on the comprehensive and basic reform of administrative procedures, Quang Ninh

Vietnam ranks 87th in global safety index: report
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Vietnam ranks 87th in global safety index: report

Drownings remain a major cause of concern in a country that has nearly 3,300 kilometers of coastline.

Leading US-based index to include Chinese stocks for 1st time
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Leading US-based index to include Chinese stocks for 1st time

En nexpress - MSCI's decision has been closely watched as a sign of China's growing importance on international financial markets.

Da Nang tops administrative reform index for 5th year
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Da Nang tops administrative reform index for 5th year

Hanoi jumps to the top three while Ho Chi Minh City takes a big slide down the ranking.

VN Index ends flat on profit gains
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VN Index ends flat on profit gains

Vietnamnet - The benchmark VN Index reversed a four-day rise on May 15 as large-cap stocks were hit by profit-taking.

VN Index to test 730 points this week
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VN Index to test 730 points this week

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s benchmark VN-Index is expected to rise further this week and meet a strong test to get past the level of 730 points.

VN-Index expected to surge back to previous peak
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VN-Index expected to surge back to previous peak

Vietnamnet - The benchmark VN-Index could surge back to the 732 points peak seen a month ago on the back of strong buys by foreign investors as well as positive economic indicators, analysts said.

Provincial Competitiveness Index - Setting the standard
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Provincial Competitiveness Index - Setting the standard

Vietnamnet - The Provincial Competitiveness Index guides localities on what to do and what not to do in improving their business and investment environment.

Consumer price index unchanged in April
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Consumer price index unchanged in April

Vietnamnet - The consumer price index (CPI) in April remained unchanged from the previous month, but up 4.3 percent against the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced

Is GDP an important index to measure economic development?
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Is GDP an important index to measure economic development?

Vietnamnet - GDP is usually considered an important factor that shows the health of the economy in Vietnam.

VN-Index steps back on correction fear
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VN-Index steps back on correction fear

Vietnamnet - Shares stepped back from morning trade on the HCM Stock Exchange on April 13 as selling pressure increased in large-cap stocks on fears of a steeper correction.

Vietnam’s Tourism Index rank improves to 67th
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Vietnam’s Tourism Index rank improves to 67th

EN VietNamNet - Vietnam ranks 67th among 136 economies in the recently released Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2017, going up eight places compared to the same period in 2015.

VN-Index sets nine-year record
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VN-Index sets nine-year record

Vietnamnet - The VN-Index closed at 731.3 points on April 11, up 0.2 percent over the previous session’s level and a record high since February 20, 2008.

New business efficiency index coming soon
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New business efficiency index coming soon

Vietnamnet - The General Statistics Office of Viet Nam (GSO) is developing a new set of indices to evaluate the development and efficiency of businesses in provinces and cities and expects to

Industrial production index rises 4.1% in first quarter
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Industrial production index rises 4.1% in first quarter

Nhan dan - NDO—The industrial production index (IIP) in the first quarter of this year increased by 4.1% over the same period of last year which was much lower than the same period in previous

VN-Index retreats from 10-year high
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VN-Index retreats from 10-year high

Vietnamnet - Shares retreated on March 28 on the two national stock exchanges as investors booked short-term profits on fears of a possible downward correction.

VN Sustainability Index to be launched in July
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VN Sustainability Index to be launched in July

Vietnamnet - VN Sustainability Index (VNSI) will make debut in July to evaluate the sustainability performance of companies listed in the stock market of Vietnam.

It's not just Norway – some developing countries are seeing gains in happiness index, too
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It's not just Norway – some developing countries are seeing gains in happiness index, too

Yahoo News The World Happiness Report, an index that rates nations based on factors such as income and life expectancy, released its 2017 list Monday at the United Nations. The list doesn’t contain