Taxi booking app Vrada makes its debut in Phu Quoc Island
(Sep 03, 2015)
Residents and tourists on Phu Quoc Island can hail a taxi using their
smart phone following the launch of the Vrada taxi application on
Viet Nam's exports of telephones and their components hit nearly
US$20 billion, a year-on-year increase of 31.1 per cent, in the first
eight months this year.
Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba has authorised CleverAds Company to be
its reseller in Viet Nam, announcing the partnership in Ha Noi on
HCM City has increased the use of information technology in public
administration, helping usher in e-governance, according to a Government
Autumn Online Shopping Day, a part of Online Friday to be held on December 4, starts on August 28.
Google and Gimasys introduced the Google Cloud Platform to Vietnamese
start-ups on August 26, especially those operating in e-commerce.
The Viet Nam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) is
increasing its investment in the 3G network to ensure maximum coverage
area nationwide by October this year, said Tran Manh Hung, chairman of
the group's member council.
The Ministry of Transport has asked the Government to permit pilot
implementation of a project to apply information technology in the
management of contract-based passenger transportation (Grabcar)
developed by GrabTaxi Vietnam.
Apple Inc. has chosen FPT Shop and The gioi di dong (Mobile World) as
its two main retailers to directly import its hi-tech products from
Six companies have been fined a total of VND535 million
(US$23,732) for sending spam messages promoting gambling and providing
illegal digital services.
E-commerce will be the number one tool for Vietnamese enterprises to
effectively advertise their products and services to customers,
especially those in international markets.