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Online shopping set to take off

 VietNamNet Bridge – With the number of internet users and online shopping websites in the country skyrocketing, e-commerce is expected to boom this year.

E-commerce gap remains disparity in Vietnam

 The Vietnam e-Business Index (EBI) 2015 report has revealed great disparity in e-commerce development among localities, particularly in big cities including Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi.

More people shop on Facebook for Tet holiday

 VietNamNet Bridge – This year online shopping, particularly shopping through Facebook, has been very popular in Vietnam, especially among office employees.

Second "Online Friday" expects $25 million sales

 The second "Online Friday," also known as "Online Shopping Day 2015," will likely record sales worth 25 million USD, according to Vietnam E-Commerce and Information Technology Agency.


 Local indices make gains on return from Tet holiday break; Ministry of Construction may increase size of social housing; Foreign investment hits high note; ANZ: Consumer confidence grows in Feb; January car sales accelerate year-on-year


 Lower oil prices, interest rates should improve spending: CBRE; Businesses lack information about AEC; Online shopping brings US$3 billion to nation; Anti-dumping protectionism: A double edged sword

Ministry tightens control over online sales

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Industry and Trade is setting up strict regulations on e-commerce to prevent trade fraud, but businesses say this would cause serious problems for them.

Online shopping demand rising rapidly in smaller cities

 VietNamNet Bridge – Online goods distributors have noted that the highest revenue growth rates do not come from Hanoi and HCM City, but from smaller cities and provinces.

Websites for discounted products launched

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Vietnam E-commerce and Information Technology Agency and the Vietnam E-commerce Association on November 10 launched the websites of the “Online Shopping Day 2014” program

Online shopping growing rapidly

VietNamNet Bridge – Forty-five per cent of Vietnamese smartphone owners used their device during their last purchase, the highest rate in the region, according to a recent study carried out by Internet giant Google.

Vietnamese flock to online shopping

The growth of connected device ownership is causing a boom in the online retail sector, with the number of people making online purchases spiking in the last two years in Southeast Asia, particularly Vietnam.


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EU Internet users keen on online shopping: Eurostat

 Nearly 60 percent of Internet users in the European Union (EU) had online shopping experience for the past year, according to a survey published on Tuesday by the bloc's statistics office Eurostat.