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Retail spaces left empty as shops go onlineicon
BUSINESS15/11/20200

Retail spaces left empty as shops go online

Although Vietnam has managed to effectively contain the Covid-19 outbreak, many unsuccessful shops have shut down, as retailers have opted to go online to reduce operation costs, with the trend expected to grow further in the coming time.

 
VN farmers beginning to sell directly to consumers onlineicon

VN farmers beginning to sell directly to consumers online

BUSINESS
01/09/2020

Farmers have been successfully utilising online channels such as Facebook to promote their produce directly to consumers amid the COVID-19...

Vietnam keen on encouraging ASEAN e-commerce solutionsicon

Vietnam keen on encouraging ASEAN e-commerce solutions

BUSINESS
29/08/2020

In light of a boom in e-commerce across Southeast Asia, Vietnam as the ASEAN chair in 2020 is determined to encourage the growth of cross-border e-commerce across the region.

Vietnam's e-commerce revenue grows 25 percent in 2019icon

Vietnam's e-commerce revenue grows 25 percent in 2019

BUSINESS
24/08/2020

Vietnam’s B2C e-commerce revenue rose by 25 percent to 10.08 billion USD in 2019, according to the e-Commerce White Book 2020 released by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s e-Commerce and Digital Economy Agency (iDEA).

Covid-19 pandemic gives big push to online shoppingicon

Covid-19 pandemic gives big push to online shopping

BUSINESS
13/08/2020

Vietnam’s e-commerce saw a 30 percent growth rate from 2016 to 2020, according to the Ministry of Investment and Planning. The country aims to have 55 percent of population shopping online by 2025.

Vietnam's e-commerce sites using live streaming to sell goodsicon

Vietnam's e-commerce sites using live streaming to sell goods

BUSINESS
10/08/2020

Selling goods through live streaming, which has exploded in the Chinese market, has become popular in Southeast Asia, including in Vietnam, reported Nhip Cau Dau Tu (nhipcaudautu.vn).

VN law should be changed to better protect online consumersicon

VN law should be changed to better protect online consumers

BUSINESS
27/07/2020

Attending a workshop discussing the laws held by Vietnam Consumer Protection Association in Ha Noi last week, experts said more effective solutions are needed to protect consumers.

Consumer buying habits change as online purchases increase in Vietnamicon

Consumer buying habits change as online purchases increase in Vietnam

BUSINESS
24/06/2020

More food products have been bought online since the COVID-19 outbreak, online sellers have said.

Vietnam's e-commerce platforms Tiki, Sendo apply for mergericon

Vietnam's e-commerce platforms Tiki, Sendo apply for merger

BUSINESS
10/06/2020

The merger will make the race in the e-commerce market more exciting.

E-commerce a positive for VN retail sectoricon

E-commerce a positive for VN retail sector

BUSINESS
31/05/2020

Despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the retail market in Vietnam in the first quarter of this year still recorded positive results from e-commerce, online shopping and delivery services.

Will Vietnamese e-commerce platforms Tiki and Sendo soon merge?icon

Will Vietnamese e-commerce platforms Tiki and Sendo soon merge?

BUSINESS
27/05/2020

Following the hottest M&A retail deal of Vingroup and Masan in early 2020, the merger of Tiki and Sendo is expected to make the competition in e-commerce industry fiercer.

Over half of population to shop online by 2025icon

Over half of population to shop online by 2025

VIDEO
25/05/2020

Vietnam is aiming to have 55 percent of its population shopping online by 2025, with average consumer spending rising to 600 USD per year, according to a master plan on e-commerce development for 2021-2025.

Online shopping on the rise in HCM Cityicon

Online shopping on the rise in HCM City

BUSINESS
12/05/2020

The e-commerce market in HCM City has developed significantly, with total online spending growth up by more than 12 percent annually since 2015, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade’s report on e-commerce development.

Agricultural firms and cooperatives start selling online amid pandemicicon

Agricultural firms and cooperatives start selling online amid pandemic

BUSINESS
22/04/2020

Influenced by the pandemic, many agricultural production firms and cooperatives are developing their online trading channels to boost sales.

Hanoi's largest flower market goes onlineicon

Hanoi's largest flower market goes online

SOCIETY
19/04/2020

Quang An Flower Market remains empty as small traders and 300 shops close during the social distancing period and many have moved their businesses online.

Apartment online markets thrive as residents shop indoorsicon

Apartment online markets thrive as residents shop indoors

BUSINESS
09/04/2020

Online markets within apartment buildings are booming during the social distancing period, as more and more people are staying indoors and buying goods from their neighbours.

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.

HCM City: Retail premises rent declines as beer shops shut downicon

HCM City: Retail premises rent declines as beer shops shut down

BUSINESS
06/03/2020

Businesses now have bigger choices for retail premises as the rent has decreased significantly.