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Vietnamese startup cooperates with world-leading Blockchain

Poriverse – Vietnam’s metaverse game startup - has announced the establishment of a strategic partnership with Polygon Studios, a branch of Polygon (MATIC), one of the world's leading Blockchain platforms.

Local start-up launches Blockchain Meta Universe ecosystem

A group of products including an e-wallet, a launchpad and game projects is about to be launched by a Vietnamese startup.

Summit discusses telecommunications infrastructure, digital content services

The World Mobile Broadband and ICT Summit 2022 was held in Hanoi on March 9 to discuss the modernisation of telecommunications infrastructure and digital content services toward the promotion of a digital economy and society.

Tech giants bet on digital evolution

Driven by strong performance in 2021 from digital transformation, Vietnamese technology giants are betting on strong investment on the back of strong policy support to gain higher growth in 2022.

Where is Vietnam in the global digital race?

Vietnam is one of the fastest growing internet-based economies in the region. E-commerce revenue has been growing at a rate similar to the growth rate of world e-commerce revenue and higher than the country’s GDP growth.

Contactless economy: unexpected momentum and the future at hand

It's been two years since the Covid-19 pandemic turned the world upside down. The usual daily life is restricted, but that was the impetus for the new normal such as "no contact" and "social distancing" to appear.

Top Vietnamese rappers ready to join Blockchain

The top three rappers in Vietnam, LK, Datmaniac and B Ray, have joined the blockchain world. In addition, many other big names in the Vietnamese music industry have negotiated with partners to release NFTs in the near future.

Vietnam's e-commerce startup gets $2.6 million investment

Startup Selly, Vietnam's social commerce model, has raised $2.6 million in a Pre-Series A funding round from investment funds CyberAgent Capital, Do Ventures, Genesia Ventures, JAFCO Asia and KVision.

Nation thinking big with digital overhaul

As a fundamental part of its Socioeconomic Development Plan until 2025, Vietnam is set to boost digital transformation and foster a digital economy in the service of individuals and businesses,

E-commerce continues to expand in Vietnam, Southeast Asia

After a successful year with many contributions to the macro-economy and supply of goods during the pandemic, e-commerce platforms continued to be recognized in terms of brand recognition in 2021 in Vietnam and Southeast Asia.

New solutions needed to deal with problems that did not exist over last 30 years

A quick survey of businesses via the webinar "FPT eCovax – the digital solution for businesses to overcome the pandemic" found three major problems that businesses are facing now.

70% of Vietnamese SMEs stand outside the digital economy

Nguyen Van Than, Chairman of the Vietnam Association of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, said up to 70% of Vietnamese small and medium enterprises are outside the digital economy, and only about 20% are learning about it.


Challenges for businesses’ digital transformation

Data governance capacity, access to capital, information, and a search for experts are major barriers to Vietnam's digital transformation, besides the high costs.

The rise of new services in post-pandemic period

Covid-19 is a catalyst that drives demand for digital infrastructure.

The rise of MediaTek and lessons for Vietnam

Even though it launched rather late, MediaTek knows how to enter niche markets neglected by giants like Samsung, Apple or Qualcomm.

Vietnam should redefine scope and scale of the digital economy

The current method of calculating the scale of the digital economy only reaches the core, while digital transformation is spreading strongly into many industries and fields.

Vietnamese people’s high level of math skills to contribute to AI technology growth

With certain advantages in terms of society and people, Vietnam has the opportunity to close the gap in AI technology with the rest of the world.

Vietnam e-commerce has successful year despite pandemic

Experts say that with the growth in both the total value of goods and the number of users, Vietnam's e-commerce had a successful year, according to a report from Lazada.

Three scenarios to help the digital economy make a breakthrough by 2025

Under the normal development scenario, the Vietnamese digital economy will only reach 10.5 per cent of GDP by 2025.

E-commerce - important pillar of Vietnam’s digital economic development

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is taking place around the world with a boom in digital technology, creating great opportunities for but also challenges to the development of each country, enterprise, and person.