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Trade ministry to inspect major firms

Business

Trade ministry to inspect major firms

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will conduct annual inspections on a number of State and private businesses in different sectors, including those involved in petroleum, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and multi-level marketing.

Vietnamese e-commerce growing rapidly

Business

Vietnamese e-commerce growing rapidly

The past four years have seen a busy journey for the e-commerce market in Southeast Asia and Vietnamese e-commerce growth rate ranked second, just behind Indonesia, in the region, according to Google and Temasek.

​Online Friday kicks off with 5,000 promotional products

Business

​Online Friday kicks off with 5,000 promotional products

Online Friday 2018 officially kicked off on December 7, with 5,000 products at promotional prices of 0 VND or with prices reduced by 80 to 90 percent, according to event organiser the Vietnam E-commerce and Digital Economy Agency (IDEA) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

WEF on Digital ASEAN programme to be launched

ASEAN

WEF on Digital ASEAN programme to be launched

The World Economic Forum (WEF) is partnering with leading technological entities including Google, Microsoft, Cisco and Lazada to launch a Digital ASEAN programme, aiming to develop digital skills among some 20 million ASEAN citizens by 2020 with an emphasis on SMEs.

Best Vietnamese startups honoured

Business

Best Vietnamese startups honoured

The automatic multi-channel selling project PowerSell has won the first prize of the “Startup Viet 2018”, an annual programme selecting the best startups in Vietnam.

RoK helps ASEAN boost e-commerce

ASEAN

RoK helps ASEAN boost e-commerce

ASEAN and the RoK need to forge closer ties and cooperation in e-commerce as Chinese e-commerce giants are expanding their business in ASEAN through huge investments in companies, said Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre.