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Tet a bonanza for GrabCar drivers in Saigon

Tet a bonanza for GrabCar drivers in Saigon

The week-long Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday in Vietnam that ended in the middle of this week spelled a bonanza for GrabCar drivers in Ho Chi Minh City as people still preferred the ride-hailing app despite its skyrocketed fares.

Trial of Vinasun-Grab civil case suspended for one month

Trial of Vinasun-Grab civil case suspended for one month

The jury on February 7 decided to suspend the trial of a civil case between domestic taxi operator Vinasun and Grab, a popular ride hailing service, for one month after hearing statements by representatives of both sides.

Uber, Grab under tighter supervision

Uber, Grab under tighter supervision

The Ministry of Transport has submitted the draft of a new circular that includes regulations for passenger transport (by car) through software such as Uber and Grab.

Uber sues HCM City Tax Department

Uber sues HCM City Tax Department

The Netherlands-based ride-hailing firm Uber International Services Holding B.V has filed a lawsuit against the Ho Chi Minh City Tax Department after it decided to forcibly collect tax, Nguoi Lao Dong (Labourer) newspaper reported.

The battle among app-based motorbike taxis

The battle among app-based motorbike taxis

Mai Linh group, a well known taxi firm, has officially joined the app-based motorbike taxi market with its Mai Linh Bike service provided in HCM City, Hanoi and Da Nang, after one month of trial.

Ministry rejects Uber’s complaints about tax arrears

Ministry rejects Uber’s complaints about tax arrears

The Ministry of Finance rejected the Netherlands-based Uber International Holding BV’s complaints about the decision to collect VND67 billion , or nearly US$3 million, in tax arrears in a statement sent to the US-ASEAN Business Council.

New methods for e-commerce arise

New methods for e-commerce arise

As the online market has grown, firms are increasingly becoming savvier about the newest trends emerging from the digital transformation.

Uber, Grab, Bitcoin and Vietnam’s digital economy

Uber, Grab, Bitcoin and Vietnam’s digital economy

The fierce opposition by traditional taxi firms to Uber and Grab, the uncertainty of state management of bitcoins, and the number of Vietnamese starting up businesses in Singapore all show that it is necessary to amend the legal framework in the context of the digital economy.

Fuel price hike to have knock-on effects

Fuel price hike to have knock-on effects

Enterprises providing transport services and construction materials planned to increase charges following an increase in fuel prices on the domestic market recently.