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Golden time for logistics M&A deals in Vietnam

Golden time for logistics M&A deals in Vietnam

Vietnam’s location with a network of cargo ports, alongside a large domestic market, leaves room for both domestic and foreign logistics firms to expand business and enter logistics merger and acquisition (M&A) deals.

Hanoi approves logistics development plan by 2025

Hanoi approves logistics development plan by 2025

VOV.VN - The Hanoi People’s Committee has approved a logistics management and development project for the capital city by 2025 to make it one of the country’s leading localities having a developed and modern logistics system.

Logistics firms asked to strengthen connectivity

Logistics firms asked to strengthen connectivity

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has stressed the need for logistics firms to intensify connectivity and expand financial scales in order to further develop the sector.

​Vietnamese e-commerce booms, with rosy future

​Vietnamese e-commerce booms, with rosy future

Electronic commerce in Vietnam has grown significantly in recent times and is expecting its heyday in several years ahead, presenting fresh opportunities for online retailers.

E-commerce set for strong 2018

E-commerce set for strong 2018

The e-commerce market has taken off in Vietnam thanks to booming internet usage and smartphone ownership, along with massive investments from key retail players, local media reported.

Seminar to promote links between logistics, e-commerce

Seminar to promote links between logistics, e-commerce

Although logistics and e-commerce in Vietnam is booming, the two sectors have been hamstrung by a lack of linkages between them, said Tran Thanh Hai, Deputy Director of the Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam Online Business Forum opens

Vietnam Online Business Forum opens

The Vietnam Online Business Forum (VOBF) 2018, the second of its kind, opened in Hanoi on March 14 to the welcome of investors following the 2017 success.

Intellectual property court on way in Vietnam

Intellectual property court on way in Vietnam

The establishment of an intellectual property court in Vietnam is in sight but has yet to be completed, a deputy chief inspector of the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has said.

JD.com announces investment in Tiki

JD.com announces investment in Tiki

JD.com, China’s largest retailer, has gained another foothold in Southeast Asia with its strategic investment in Tiki, Vietnam’s leading B2C e-commerce platform.

Vietnam an ideal destination for foreign startups

Vietnam an ideal destination for foreign startups

Vietnam has become an ideal location to start a business, not only for young overseas Vietnamese people but also for expats thanks to the country’s strong economic growth in recent years.

E-commerce takes off with e-logistics

E-commerce takes off with e-logistics

Logistics is expected to be a game changer for the Vietnamese e-commerce market in 2018 as new entrants are coming in and existing operators are expanding to improve their delivery services.

DHL opens new service centre in Binh Duong

DHL opens new service centre in Binh Duong

On January 3, 2018, DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, opened its new DHL Service Centre in Binh Duong province’s Thu Dau Mot city.

Lotte comes out with new retail model in Vietnam

Lotte comes out with new retail model in Vietnam

The Republic of Korean conglomerate Lotte is expanding its retail footprint in Vietnam with supermarket chains, department stores, e-commerce, and most recently, duty free stores.

Vietnam’s e-commerce market booming

Vietnam’s e-commerce market booming

Vietnam is one of the world’s fastest growing e-commerce countries, said Lai Viet Anh, deputy director of Vietnam E-commerce and Information Technology Agency (Vecita) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Lazada the top choice for online shoppers

Lazada the top choice for online shoppers

Lazada has become the top choice among online shoppers in Thailand, Malaysia, and Vietnam, according to the latest study by the Thailand-based iPrice, an e-commerce company.