Society

Vietnam: 44 percent of Internet users yet shop online

Up to 44 percent of some 35 Internet users in Vietnam have yet shopped online, said a representative from Internet giant Google at a talk on the 2014 Vietnam Online Shopping Day and online advertising strategies in Hanoi on November 25.
Vietnam E-commerce market sees bright future Business

Vietnam E-commerce market sees bright future

Online shopping has developed strongly in Vietnam in recent time and is forecast to further develop in the coming years, according to the E-commerce and Information Technology Department.
Business

System to evaluate e-commerce sites

The Department of E-commerce under the Ministry of Industry and Trade on June 15 introduced a system to assess the trustworthiness of e-commerce websites in Vietnam in a bid to protect local customers from online trade frauds.
Politics

India a ‘trusted partner' of Vietnam in East Sea dispute: academic

In an article published in the English language daily Vietnam News on May 27, Avilash Roul (Ph.D.), Senior Fellow at Society for the Study of Peace and Conflict (SSPC), India, said China is a true case of showing off muscle power in its influence without respecting international accepted norms.
Vietnam urged to join e-communications convention Business

Vietnam urged to join e-communications convention

Joining the United Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts (ECC) is urgent for Vietnam in the context of the country’s growing international economic integration and digitisation, said experts at a workshop in Hanoi on April 11.
Business

Businesses urged to tap VN e-commerce market

No enterprise has obtained the dominant position in the e-commerce market in Vietnam, which means that great opportunities are still awaiting new comers, according to an article published on the English language news website VietNamNet Bridge.
Business

Foreign investors eye Vietnam's commerce websites

Domestic websites have been dominating the home e-commerce market, but the market situation would change someday, according to an article published on the English-language online newspaper VietNamNet Bridge.
Business

VN’s e-commerce sales to reach 1.3 bn USD by 2015

The total value of Vietnamese e-commerce market is expected to reach 1.3 billion USD by 2015, the local Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper reported, citing sources from the Vietnam E-commerce and Information Technology Agency (VECITA).
Business

Vietnam E-commerce 2012 Forum held

Administrative agencies have been doing their utmost to facilitate e-commerce development, affirmed Tran Huu Linh, Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s E-Commerce and Information Technology Agency.
Business

Better information security urged

Electronics enterprises were encouraged to implement measures to improve information security, respect customer privacy and increase the quality of their services in order to succeed in e-trading activities, a conference heard on Nov. 30.
Society

Forum highlights Vietnam-Yunnan economic ties

China spares no effort in promoting its trade with Vietnam and encourages businesses in its border provinces to strengthen cooperation with Vietnam in commerce, trade and construction.