VOV.VN - Vietnam may soon be getting a bigger bite of Apple.The technology giant, the maker of iPhones, iPads, iPods and Mac computers, is looking to expand its presence throughout the nation and has been searching for key staff to take the helm.
Vietnamese technology firm FPT plans to sell parts of its profitable retail and distribution units this year to focus on its core businesses, the company said on March 23.
The world's leading mobile phone manufacturer Apple Inc. plans to invest up to US$1 billion to build an Asia-focused database center in Vietnam, according to local media.
Foreign tech giants are set to jump into the mobile payments market on both the paying and receiving sides of the transaction, thus posing a threat to local commercial banks payment market share, warn local experts.
(VOV) - French beef and apple have been shipped to Vietnam after a ban on the import of these products was lifted on May 1.
Vietnam is witnessing a growing trend in the application of future technologies such as Big Data and Cloud computing into business activities.
Leaders of 400 Vietnamese enterprises heard Apple's co-founder Steve Wozniak speak about the latest information technology trends and the importance of cloud computing and use of Big Data in today's global business environment at a conference held on December 2 in HCM City.
The sales of iPad in the Vietnamese market have declined, even though they are competitive with other rival brands and have high quality.
If Apple considers Vietnam an important market in the future, it is very likely to set up stores, and if so, sales agents will be able to buy iPhones and iPads directly from Apple Vietnam instead of importing from Apple Singapore.
National Assembly Deputies have urged the Ministry of Finance to check current laws on tax payment management for services provided across the border such as Facebook’s and Google’s.
(VOV) - Apple Computer co-founder Steve Wozniak will attend a seminar on future technologies exploring business potential in HCM City on December 2.
Since the phenomenal success of game app "Flappy Bird," Vietnam's startup ecosystem has gained considerable momentum in the last two years and it is on the radar of many foreign venture capital funds.
(VOV) - Poland's Minister of Agriculture Marek Sawicki has confirmed that apple exports to Vietnam will begin October 10, following agreements signed October 2 with Vietnamese authorities.
(VOV) -On September 22, Chinese President Xi Jinping left Beijing to begin a state visit to the US.
(VOV) -Interestingly, at the introduction of the new iPad Pro, Apple used several images of Vietnam’s Duong Lam ancient village and Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex.
Obi Worldphone, a US smartphone brand, enters Vietnamese market through cooperation with exclusive local partner Digiworld Corporation.
Apple is reportedly following administrative procedures to set up a business in Vietnam. Opinions from well-informed circles say Apple has been working in Vietnam for about one year and has nearly 100 workers.
Apple Inc. is likely to officially set up its subsidiary in Ho Chi Minh City as the iPhone maker is reportedly scheduled to meet with the municipal administration on the establishment of the Vietnam business.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Japan held high level trade talks on August 12 in Hanoi to bolster cooperation in the agri-forestry and aquatics sector, Vietnam’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Cao Duc Phat said at a press conference.
Major US investors are following through on their previous statements about relocating their production bases.