Thailand’s e-commerce value forecast to hit 120 billion USD World

Thailand’s e-commerce value forecast to hit 120 billion USD

Thailand's e-commerce value is expected to grow 6.1 percent to 4 trillion THB (120 billion USD) this year, crucially driven by businesses that are sharpening their focus on the business-to-customer (B2C) model in the wake of the pandemic, according to the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA).
Digital transformation facilitates retail growth Business

Digital transformation facilitates retail growth

According to General Statistic Office, in the first six months of 2021, total retail sales of goods and services went up 4.9 percent compared to the same period in 2020 to 2,463.8 trillion VND (over 107 billion USD), of which goods retail revenue hit 1,985.4 trillion VND, up 6.2 percent.
E-commerce a positive for retail sector Business

E-commerce a positive for retail sector

Despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the retail market in Việt Nam in the first quarter of this year still recorded positive results from e-commerce, online shopping and delivery services.
Google Cloud to open first data center in Indonesia World

Google Cloud to open first data center in Indonesia

Tech giant Google is looking to open its first data center in Indonesia this year to enable the company to take the advantage of the growing demand for cloud computing services in the country, one of company’s senior executives has said.
Singaporean retailers step up AI application World

Singaporean retailers step up AI application

Three leading Singaporean home-grown retailers on August 16 showcased their unmanned stores that allow shoppers to enter stores and buy items without having to interact with a salesperson