Several e-commerce platforms announced to close or stopped operations in silence in the past months. Of which, the biggest closing is that the Vingroup announced its withdrawal from the direct retail sector to focus resources on the industrial and technological sectors. Accordingly, its Adayroi website would be merged into VinID by the end of December last year. Figures by iPrice showed that the website traffic of Adayroi reached 6-7 million hits per quarter, just behind other large e-commerce platforms, such as Shopee, Tiki, Lazada, and Sendo. Similarly, on December 25 last year, CEO of Lotte.vn sent notifications to suppliers and customers of Lotte.vn, saying that as of January 20 this year, the website would stop providing its services to customers. Suppliers and customers can continue to supply goods or trade with the Lotte Mart Head Office. Earlier, in March last year, fashion e-commerce platform Robin Online, formerly Zalora, also unexpectedly announced to halt all its … [Read more...] about E-commerce: a fierce race
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According to iViVu CEO Nguyen Trung Cong, local consumers have provided the bedrock for robust development in the online travel sector. The market, however, remains dominated by foreign players. To boost the market share, local players need to provide something unique that shows a deep understanding of the domestic market and applies disruptive technologies. … [Read more...] about An internet economy: a golden treasure trove?
Vietnam’s Cybersecurity Law, which took effect earlier last year, bans internet users from humiliating and seriously offending the honor, prestige and dignity of other people or posting false and untruthful information that damages the legal rights and interests of organizations and individuals. … [Read more...] about Microsoft survey finds Vietnamese among least civil online
Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring their first goal with Lionel Messi and teammates at Stadio San Paolo, Naples, Italy February 25, 2020 – PHOTO: REUTERS NAPLES (REUTERS) - Antoine Griezmann’s second-half equaliser handed Barcelona a vital away goal and earned them a 1-1 draw at Napoli in their Champions League last-16 first leg meeting on Tuesday. … [Read more...] about Precious Griezmann goal earns Barcelona draw at spirited Napoli
Having been sitting in front of the venue for three hours, Vo Tien Nam shared: “This exam is like the gate to life for the children so I’m quite nervous. I hope my child is confident inside. Out here I’m like on fire, not knowing if the exam is easy or hard for my child.” … [Read more...] about Saigon parents take to the sidewalks in wait for their “small soldiers”