E-Commerce revenue increases

E-Commerce revenue increases

E-commerce revenue reached US$6.2 billion last year, a year on year increase of 24 percent, reported E-Commerce and Digital Economics Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Sapo’s employees at the event MEDay

E-commerce on mobile devices in VN still unfavorable

Sapo Technology Joint Stock Company (Sapo) cooperated with the Vietnam E-commerce Association (VECOM), Zalo Business (a provider of online marketing and sales solutions over the Zalo app), and Lazada (an e-commerce platform) to organize an annual event named Mobile Ecommerce Day 2018 (MEDay) with the theme ‘Sales on mobile devices: Proper understanding and performance’.

Online shopping has more and more developed in Vietnam

E-commerce revenue tops VND53 trillion in 2017

E-commerce revenue topped VND53,870 billion (US$2.37 billion) in Ho Chi Minh City last year, increasing about 20 percent over 2016 and accounting for 5.9 percent of the total retail sales of goods and services.

A deliveryman at work in Hanoi (Photo: logistics4vn.com)

Logistics industry looks towards impending growth

Increasing competition among private and foreign enterprises shows the market’s attractiveness towards suppliers and the potential for development in the growing Vietnamese consumer market.
Delegates from APEC-member economies meet at an APEC workshop on enabling MSMEs better access to the digital economy, held on Tuesday in HCM City. (Photo: VNS)

Digital economy vital for MSME growth

The digital economy and e-commerce are opening up opportunities for micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) to connect to global value chains, allowing access to regional and global markets, experts said at a workshop held on Tuesday in HCM City.