The Ministry of Finance is building a draft scheme on the management of e-commerce activities for imports and exports.
E-commerce firm Tiki has acquired ticketing startup Ticketbox to have a foot in Vietnam's entertainment industry as it seeks to attract more online shoppers.
Each e-commerce platform needs to spend millions of US dollars to gain a single per cent of market share from competitors, showing just how serious the competition is.
Tiki is pouring money into warehousing and Lazada is live-streaming videos on social media as competition intensifies in Vietnam’s e-commerce market.
Online shops could be the major clients of the firms as they have diverse service requests.
As service platforms now have a large number of users, online marketplaces have begun thinking of removing the payment fee exemption to ease losses.
Shopee and Lazada have begun collecting fees from sellers, while Tiki has exempted fees for two years.
Vietnam is among the most dynamic start-up hubs in the world and well-educated, young entrepreneurs are expected to improve the country’s position on the global start-up map.
In tackling violations by e-commerce firms related to low-quality goods and fake discounts, the opening of dedicated shopping websites is set to become an inevitable trend in order to avoid negative impacts from conducting business on common e-commerce platforms, and reducing dependence on them.
Renowned brands like Samsung, Oppo, LG, Jetstar, Vinamilk, Mattana, Canifa, and Uma, among others, will offer their products at a substantial discount during the fifth Online Friday scheduled for December 7.
The strong growth of the e-commerce sector has been turning Vietnam into a major magnet for investment in the capital-thirsty logistics industry.
Mobile e-commerce proves is a spacious battlefield for apps, but the land for winners is small.
The consumer-to-consumer (C2C) market in Vietnam will become a space for global tycoons following many recent investment deals with Vietnamese enterprises.
Two founders of Vietnamese tech companies were listed in the Southeast Asia’s top 30 tech founders this year by technology and start-up platform techinasia.com.
More money has been injected into the e-commerce market, while leading e-commerce firms have expanded.
Vietnam’s e-commerce websites are still receiving heavy investment to develop despite big losses, but when will these projects stop losing?
Halting phone card payments creates new prospects for the gaming industry, as gaming enterprises started co-operating with e-commerce platforms to satisfy the burgeoning demand for game cards. Many experts stated that this is a healthy direction for the market and would ensure long-term stability.
VOV.VN - The emergence of e-commerce websites such as Lazada, Tiki, Shopee, Sendo, and Adayroi has led to online shopping becoming popular among Vietnamese customers over recent years, in particular young customers who prefer buying and selling products on social networks like Facebook and Zalo.
Multiple online retailers in Vietnam have been struggling to gain profits for years due to high operational costs in a competitive market.
Flush with fresh investments, e-commerce operators and delivery firms are ramping up expansion efforts to change the landscape of e-commerce logistics in Vietnam. However, there is still a need to bridge the gap between logistics and the fast-growing e-commerce community.