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Social network Lotus to launch on Sept 16

Social network Lotus to launch on Sept 16

The beta version of Vietnamese social network Lotus will officially be launched on September 16, Vietnam Communications Corporation (VCCorp), the developer of the social network, said at a press briefing on September 9.

Potential new contender to challenge e-commerce

Potential new contender to challenge e-commerce

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.

Online food order market booms

Online food order market booms

The Vietnamese online food ordering market worth US$33 million is controlled mostly by foreign players.

Domestic digital content firms ask for fair policies

Domestic digital content firms ask for fair policies

Local digital content firms are claiming of unfair treatment compared to their foreign peers, with Vietnamese companies saying they face many regulations while firms like Google, Facebook and YouTube don’t pay taxes and are unhindered by regulations and policies.

Vietnam plans higher tax incentives for IT firms

Vietnam plans higher tax incentives for IT firms

The Vietnam Tax Consultants Association (VTCA) has completed the draft on the new tax policy for information technology (IT) firms as assigned by the government. It plans to give more tax incentives to encourage the development of the industry.