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Key tasks of the General Department of Taxation in 2021 include tax management and tax collection from online business activities, and from individuals and businesses with revenue generated from Facebook, Google and YouTube.

E-commerce platforms win big in 2021 amid pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has turned out to be a golden opportunity for e-commerce platforms as online shopping was the only alternative to obtain essentials during lockdown.

Trillions of dong worth of tax arrears collected from online businesses

Hanoi has reinforced inspection over business households and collected tens of trillion of dong worth of tax arrears from businesses via Google, Facebook and Youtube and online sales.

Which Vietnamese goods sell well on Amazon?

Every minute, 14 Made-in-Vietnam products are sold on Amazon. Which products sell well? What should Vietnamese businesses do to compete on this platform?

Cross-border E-commerce Matchmaking Conference 2021 held successfully

The cross-border e-commerce carnival series event 2021 entitled “Cross Board & Launch Out” organized by the Deqing Municipal Bureau of Commerce (Deqing County, Zhejiang Province, China) was successfully held on December 6-16.

Vietnamese goods more accessible to global market: report

In the past year, nearly 7.2 million products of Vietnamese small and medium sized enterprises were sold to Amazon customers around the world (average 14 products per minute).


E-commerce platforms may choose not to pay taxes on behalf of sellers

E-commerce platforms may choose not to declare and pay tax on behalf of sellers.

Vietnam boosts e-commerce tax collection

Tax revenue from cross-border e-commerce activities reached more than VND1 trillion (US$43.5 million) in the first nine months of this year.

Online logistics model used to sell farm produce

Hundreds of tons of litchis were exported to choosy markets in May via Vietnam Post’s e-commerce platform. This was the beginning of a logistics model specifically designed for farm produce.

Vietnamese interact regularly on e-commerce fanpages

According to iPrice’s research on user participation in social media on the Top 3 multi-industry e-commerce Facebook pages, the percentage of Vietnamese users interacting on the pages accounted for 36%.

2021 Black Friday is truly ‘black’ for shop owners

Many retailers say that consumers ate indifferent to sale promotion programs for Black Friday 2021, the biggest sale campaign of the year.

Vietnam applies new technologies in e-commerce

E-commerce in Vietnam is estimated to grow by 53% in 2021, creating an impetus for the domestic digital economy to reach revenue of US$21 billion this year, according to a report released recently by Google, Temasek and Bain & Company.

E-commerce promotes Vietnam's digital economy

While tourism has been hit hard by Covid-19, e-commerce has become the driving force for the digital economy in Vietnam this year.

Online shopping in VN to soar by year-end

 Online shopping in Vietnam is expected to increase sharply near the end of the year. 

Single’s Day 11/11: millions of products at super-low prices

E-commerce platforms have launched sale promotion programs for Single’s Day November 11, the biggest shopping event of the year, promising big sales on millions of items.

Local e-commerce platform raises US$258 million

The Vietnamese e-commerce platform Tiki has received investment capital of US$258 million. It plans to invest in insurance business and conduct an IPO in the US.

Vietnam's e-commerce forecast to surpass 11.8 billion USD

Vietnamese e-commerce market is forecast to continue growing in the post-pandemic period, with revenue surpassing last year's figure, according to experts.

Facebook: Vietnam to be top SE Asia region for e-commerce growth

A Facebook survey rates Vietnam as a home for digital transformation and forecasts that the market will lead the region in terms of e-commerce growth.

Huge tax revenue losses from e-commerce activity

When trading activities in the virtual environment yield huge profits, tax collection becomes a dilemma for many countries.

Cashless payments in e-commerce to account for 50% by 2025 in Vietnam

According to a new scheme approved by the Prime Minister, the value of non-cash payments would be 25 times higher than GDP and the proportion of the payment method in e-commerce would account for 50% by 2025.