Daily visits to local e-commerce sites top 3.5 million: VECOM Business

Daily visits to local e-commerce sites top 3.5 million: VECOM

Online shopping traffic in Vietnam so far this year rocketed over 150 percent against a year earlier, with daily visits to e-commerce sites growing to 3.5 million, Nguyen Ngoc Dung, Deputy Chairman of the Vietnam e-Commerce Association (VECOM), told a workshop on November 10.
Logistics SMEs urged to speed up digital transformation Business

Logistics SMEs urged to speed up digital transformation

Vietnamese logistics firms, especially small and medium-sized ones, need to get up to speed on digital transformation to enhance their competitiveness if they want to enter global markets after the pandemic ends, experts have said.
Vietnam’s youth follows the path of President Ho Chi Minh Politics

Vietnam’s youth follows the path of President Ho Chi Minh

Like previous generations who always bear the image of President Ho Chi Minh in their hearts, today’s young generation also keep the late leader’s teachings in mind, with the message of “where the support is needed, youths are present/ where difficulties appear, there are youths” becoming a guide for young people to follow.
E-commerce – a breakthrough solution for enterprises Business

E-commerce – a breakthrough solution for enterprises

E-commerce allows small- and medium-sized enterprises to close the gap between them and large enterprises thanks to the equal and flexible competitiveness of the digital business environment, said a local official of Ben Tre province.
Vietnamese banks handle 898.4 billion USD through e-payments Business

Vietnamese banks handle 898.4 billion USD through e-payments

Vietnam's interbank e-payment system handled 37 million transactions worth nearly 21 quadrillion VND (898.4 billion USD) in the first quarter of the year, up 23 percent and 17.8 percent respectively compared to 2018, according to the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).
Partnership formed to promote solutions for retail sector Business

Partnership formed to promote solutions for retail sector

The Vietnam E-commerce Association (VECOM) and the Bangkok-based Reed Tradex Co. Ltd, an exhibition organiser, have agreed to cooperate in promoting specialised workshops and events to introduce technological solutions and platforms for Vietnam’s retail and consumer sector.
Craft villages shun worker safety Society

Craft villages shun worker safety

In the 39-degree Celsius heat of a summer day, carpenters in the craft village of Minh Duc in Phu Tho province diligently chop up large wooden logs to make furniture in their home-based wood workshops.
E-commerce grows 22 percent per annum Business

E-commerce grows 22 percent per annum

Electronic commerce in Vietnam has been growing at an average 22 percent a year, following the world trend of combining traditional and online sale, heard a conference on new trends of e-commerce.
Vietnamese students forge links in Belgium Society

Vietnamese students forge links in Belgium

A delegation from t he Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCMCYU) led by Secretary Le Quoc Phong held a working session with representatives of the Vietnamese Embassy and the Vietnamese Students’ Association in Belgium (SIVIBI) on October 4.