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Proposal to halt M&A a question of fine balanceicon
BUSINESS29/05/20200

Proposal to halt M&A a question of fine balance

Just a few days ago, Tiki and Sendo struck a hundred-million dollar deal that could redraw the landscape of the entire e-commerce industry,

 
Demand for ready-built factories and warehouses increasing: CBREicon

Demand for ready-built factories and warehouses increasing: CBRE

BUSINESS
23/05/2020

The development of e-commerce together with delays to import and export activities due to disrupted logistics services has accelerated demand for ready-built factories and warehouses during the COVID-19 outbreak in Viet Nam.

Online food purchases predicted to rule the roost post-pandemicicon

Online food purchases predicted to rule the roost post-pandemic

BUSINESS
22/05/2020

The online food and grocery delivery segment has gained remarkable momentum after multiple platforms launched services for those stuck at home during social distancing.

Big Four in e-commerce keep taking on losses despite firm market presenceicon

Big Four in e-commerce keep taking on losses despite firm market presence

BUSINESS
06/05/2020

The "money burning" race in the local e-commerce scene is not over yet, with all Big Four competitors scampering to gain a larger market share.

Online shopping: no boom in first quarter as expectedicon

Online shopping: no boom in first quarter as expected

BUSINESS
05/05/2020

Three out of four of the largest e-commerce sites saw the numbers of visits decreasing in Q1, a time when experts predicted would see a boom as the COVID-19 epidemic reached its peak.

Stricter penalties to be imposed on e-commerce violationsicon

Stricter penalties to be imposed on e-commerce violations

BUSINESS
05/05/2020

Dang Hoang Hai, head of Vietnam’s e-Commerce and Digital Economy Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, talks about IT application in trade activities to link e-commerce with traditional commerce.

Online business a lifeline for retail amidst COVID-19 disruptionsicon

Online business a lifeline for retail amidst COVID-19 disruptions

BUSINESS
04/05/2020

While COVID-19 dealt a blow to the retail market in the first quarter, e-commerce, online shopping, and delivery services emerged as clear beneficiaries.

E-commerce provides opportunities for VN firms to boost exportsicon

E-commerce provides opportunities for VN firms to boost exports

BUSINESS
03/05/2020

Amid the negative coronavirus impact, local small and medium-sized enterprises are paying attention to digital solutions that utilise artificial intelligence technology to increase exports by connecting buyers globally via e-commerce channels.

Online payments become more popular in Vietnamicon

Online payments become more popular in Vietnam

BUSINESS
19/04/2020

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung says that Covid-19 has brought great challenges, but that challenges are often associated with opportunities.

Tighter rules sought on e-commerce trade piracyicon

Tighter rules sought on e-commerce trade piracy

BUSINESS
13/04/2020

Lack of regulations on requiring goods invoices is causing the likes of Facebook and Shopee to become indirect culprits of suffusion of goods with unidentified origin, raising concerns on the piracy of genuine products.

‘Stay at home’ campaign provides big benefits to e-commerce sitesicon

‘Stay at home’ campaign provides big benefits to e-commerce sites

BUSINESS
08/04/2020

Offline shops have become deserted as people are staying at home to prevent the spread of coronavirus. As a result, online shopping activities have become busier.

Nearly 16,200 online stores sanctioned for profiting from COVID-19icon

Nearly 16,200 online stores sanctioned for profiting from COVID-19

BUSINESS
31/03/2020

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has been cracking down on profiteers for selling face masks, hand sanitisers and other items for inflating prices due to the high demand caused by the ravaging COVID-19 epidemic.

Online sales rise sharply amid pandemicicon

Online sales rise sharply amid pandemic

BUSINESS
27/03/2020

As Vietnamese are now favoring ‘contactless purchases’ in Covid-19, online sales have increased rapidly.

Vietnam’s e-commerce sees few benefits during Covid-19 crisisicon

Vietnam’s e-commerce sees few benefits during Covid-19 crisis

BUSINESS
25/03/2020

While Amazon has had to recruit 100,000 more workers to satisfy orders, at Vietnam’s marketplaces, purchases remain weak except for face masks and hand sanitizers.

Shopping services boom amid COVID-19 outbreakicon

Shopping services boom amid COVID-19 outbreak

BUSINESS
25/03/2020

As the Covid-19 epidemic has been escalating, more people are buying things online or using shopping serviced.

Shopee, Lazada struggle to dominate Vietnam’s e-commerce marketicon

Shopee, Lazada struggle to dominate Vietnam’s e-commerce market

BUSINESS
23/03/2020

Shopee and Lazada have successfully controlled most of the Southeast Asian market. But in Vietnam, Tiki, Sendo and The Gioi Di Dong are preventing them from doing so.

Recruitment in tech sector grows with digital transformationicon

Recruitment in tech sector grows with digital transformation

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
22/03/2020

A survey on salary by Robert Walters said that recruitment in Vietnam posted growth last year.

VN digital payment market reshaped because of new rulesicon

VN digital payment market reshaped because of new rules

BUSINESS
21/03/2020

A new payments market will be created with the presence of more players, including commercial banks, fintechs, telcos and foreign investors.