Next-generation e-commerce platform launched Business

Next-generation e-commerce platform launched

Next-generation e-commerce platform Shopdi, equipped with blockchain, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and Big Data technologies, was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on December 22.
📝 OP-ED: Defence diplomacy contributes to protecting Fatherland early, from afar Politics

📝 OP-ED: Defence diplomacy contributes to protecting Fatherland early, from afar

Defence diplomacy is an important part of the external policy of the Vietnamese Party and State. Over the years, with the motto of protecting the Fatherland early and from afar through peaceful measures, defence diplomatic activities have been carried out in a diverse and effective manner, positively contributing to the country’s international integration.
E-retailing to grow 20% this year Business

E-retailing to grow 20% this year

The COVID-19 pandemic has put the brake on Vietnam’s economic growth over the last two years but, on the other hand, it has also fueled a significant uptick in e-commerce which recorded a 16% growth to 13.7 billion USD in retail revenue in 2021, according to the White Book on Vietnamese E-business 2022.
13th EuroCham White Book released at Meet Europe 2021 Business

13th EuroCham White Book released at Meet Europe 2021

The Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) co-hosted "Meet Europe 2021: EU-Vietnam Partnership Post-COVID-19", a major business-to-government event, in Hanoi on November 25 with an aim to strengthen ties between Vietnamese localities and European agencies and partners in fields of shared concern.
Vietnamese top list of most online shoppers in SEA Business

Vietnamese top list of most online shoppers in SEA

Vietnam has the highest number of people shopping on e-commerce platforms in the Southeast Asia region with some 49.3 million people, according to the E-commerce White Book 2021 released by the Vietnam E-Commerce and Digital Economy Agency (IDEA).
E-commerce revenue grows 25 percent in 2019 Business

E-commerce revenue grows 25 percent in 2019

Vietnam’s B2C e-commerce revenue rose by 25 percent to 10.08 billion USD in 2019, according to the e-Commerce White Book 2020 released by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s e-Commerce and Digital Economy Agency (iDEA).
Business sector contributes 60 percent to GDP Business

Business sector contributes 60 percent to GDP

The business sector contributed over 60 percent to the gross domestic product in 2019, according to the White Book on Vietnamese Businesses released by the General Statistics Office (GSO) in Hanoi on April 28.
Business survey to begin on April 1 Business

Business survey to begin on April 1

The General Statistics Office (GSO) is scheduled to begin a survey of businesses on April 1 with a view to collecting basic information to serve management and policy making, Deputy General Director of the office Nguyen Trung Tien said.