Posts Tagged: vietnam


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WORK Saigon, a beautiful new cafe and co-working space for designers and techies in Vietnam

WORK Saigon is a new co-working space that just opened up this month in Ho Chi Minh city, and it's got a designer's edge.

  • December 26, 2013
  • at 8:04 pm
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The state of 4G in Southeast Asia

GSMA predicts that by the end of 2017, there will be close to 500 live LTE networks across 128 countries worldwide. Right now, territories i...

  • December 25, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Seedfund.vn bridges gap between investors and startups in Vietnam

In Vietnam, there’s hints of new funding coming in from the government with the Silicon Valley project and even from private seed funds li...

  • December 23, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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What is e-commerce going to look like in Vietnam in 2014?

Here's some of our predictions on what e-commerce will look like in 2014. It's going to be a big battle between verticals while Lazada stand...

  • December 19, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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Vietnamese classifieds site Chotot gets over 150 million page views per month, but has never made a dime [EDITED]

Amongst the many e-commerce websites that are up and coming in Vietnam, Chotot.vn has been the quietest with respect to the media but loudes...

  • December 16, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Oppo N1 now going on sale across Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand

Oppo N1 now going on sale across Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand

The Oppo N1, the Android-based smartphone that’s standing out from the crowd with its swiveling 13MP camera, is going on sale this wee...

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 9:09 pm
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Rocket Internet’s fashion e-stores Zalora and The Iconic get $112 million in funding

Two of Rocket Internet’s biggest e-commerce companies, Zalora and The Iconic, are getting a massive $112 million investment led by ...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 9:04 pm
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Viber reports 8 million users in Philippines and 8 million in Vietnam too

Viber is growing very fast in Asia, with now over 8 million users in Vietnam and 8 million users in the Philippines.

  • November 29, 2013
  • at 1:51 pm
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Vietnam introduces two new internet fines: a $5,000 fine for social media and $5,000 fine for e-commerce

Vietnam has introduced two new decrees that will fine netizens and e-commerce sites. What kind of impact will this have on the future of Vie...

  • November 28, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Will Tiki.vn go head-to-head with Lazada in Vietnam’s e-commerce battle in 2014?

Tiki.vn and Lazada Vietnam may be the two key players in Vietnam's e-commerce market in 2014.

  • December 26, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Merry Christmas! And say hello to Tech In Asia Vietnam

We are launching Tech In Asia Vietnam today! Click over and check it out. :-)

  • December 24, 2013
  • at 4:54 pm
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Lazada is now king of Vietnam’s B2C e-commerce market, but it’s sad that competitors are dying

"Bringing the market online is still difficult and a primary concern. When I hear 123.vn or Project Lana shutting down, I'm almost sad. A co...

  • December 20, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Intel Capital has so far invested over $2 billion in Asian startups

Intel Capital has so far invested over $2 billion in Asian startups

There are a lot of venture capital funds out there, many of whom are playing close attention to what’s happening with startups in Asia. Pe...

  • December 19, 2013
  • at 11:42 am
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Project Lana sheds jobs, refocuses on Beyeu and Webtretho

Project Lana is shutting down some of its key project to refocus on Beyeu and Webtretho. This is another piece of news for the ongoing e-com...

  • December 16, 2013
  • at 6:06 pm
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Blacklane arrives in 18th Asian city

Aiming to usurp Uber, Blacklane arrives in 18th Asian city with Tokyo roll-out

While tech blogs are swooning over Uber and everything it does, there’s another app-connected limo service out there that’s actually pus...

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 2:01 pm
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Lower prices, Android OS, and bigger screens are biggest factors Southeast Asians’ smartphone purchases

Last year, research firm GfK reported 2011 smartphone sales in the region grew by 78 percent. This year, GfK released a similar report on s...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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If you’re under 18 and you use virtual currency in Vietnam, you’ll be fined up to $3,500 [UPDATED]

Continuing Vietnam's new string of internet decrees, Decree 174 will limit video gaming behaviors for Vietnam's gamers. It will most impact ...

  • November 28, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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TrustedCompany is Yelp for e-commerce, aims to solve trust issues online

Trust is still a big issue in e-commerce. The fact that e-commerce transactions eliminate face-to-face interaction can make people get very ...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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