On June 26, 2019, Vietnam Online Tourism Day 2019 co-organized by Vietnam E-commerce Association and Vietnam Tourism Association was taken place successfully with presence of state agencies, companies and businesses related to online tourism. At opening speech, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Hung, Chairman of Vietnam E-commerce Association showed that according to Report of World Tourism Organization, current tourism trend or tourists behavior has now entered a new phase called “ Connecting tourists”. It means that the tourists actively find destinations, tours, hotels and also post comments, reviews about their experiences after the trip to help the next tourists have useful information rather than the information from the companies that specialize in surveys, ratings and travel reviews. These shows that a new era of tourism business has begun
On April 23rd, 2019, Mr. Greg Wong-Managing Director of Agoda Services Company Limited visited Vietnam E-commerce Association (VECOM). After that, Chairman of VECOM and Managing Director of Agoda has openly exchanged many issues regarding online travel.
On April 9, 2019, nearly 50 delegates from enterprises, business establishments from coconut products in Ben Tre province attended the seminar “Bringing e-commerce to the countryside – Ben Tre Online Coconut Village ” at the provincial Department of Industry and Trade. The workshop was organized by Vietnam E-commerce Association VECOM, Lazada Vietnam e-commerce trading floor (Lazada.vn) in collaboration with Ben Tre Department of Industry and Trade.
This project is called “Coconut in Ben Tre Online”. The project will support small, medium and micro-sized enterprises, households dealing in coconut-related products in Ben Tre province to access and expand their business in the online environment. The project will last from March to the end of 2019 including the Inception and Spreading phase.
Vietnam Online Business Forum (VOBF), the biggest national e-commerce event organized by Vietnam E-commerce Association in collaboration with Vietnam E-commerce and Digital Economy Agency got high concern from online business community. With the topic “Break the Bound”, VOBF 2019 expects that agencies, organizations, enterprises and individuals will break their limits and together discuss to find out new opportunities and targets.
On March 12, 2019, Vietnam E-Commerce Association (VECOM) held a press conference to announce the Vietnam Online Business Forum 2019. This is an annual event organized by VECOM that has received high attention from the online business community. In 2019 VECOM will coordinate with the Vietnam E-Commerce and Digital Economy (iDEA) to organize this Forum in Hanoi (March 26, 2019), Ho Chi Minh City. Ho Chi Minh (March 28, 2019) and Da Nang (March 15, 2019).
Vietnam Online Business Forum – VOBF is an annual event organized by the Vietnam E-commerce Association, which has received high attention from the online business community. In 2019 VECOM cooperated with the Vietnam E-Commerce and Digital Economy Agency (iDEA) to organize this Forum in Hanoi (March 26, 2019, Ho Chi Minh City (March 28, 2019) and Da Nang (15 / 03/2019).
Vietnam Online Business Forum 2019 (VOBF 2019) is nationwide organized event. gathering the local and international e-commerce community. In 2018, the event was successful due to the contributions of domestic and foreign businesses. To continue that success, Vietnam E-Commerce Association will organize, in collaboration with the Vietnam eCommerce and Digital Economy Agency, the VOBF 2019 in three different cities: Da Nang (15/03), Hanoi (27/03), Ho Chi Minh City (29/03)-with hot topics which directly impact on businesses, such as competition, legal, transformation of industry 4.0… to attract the attention of the community.
[Hanoi, January 9th, 2019] With the agreement of Standing Committee, Vietnam E-Commerce Association (VECOM) held the 5thExecutive Committee Meeting. This is annual event held to review and assess the achievements and build, complete operating plan in 2019. There was quite full participation of Members of Standing Committee in the third term, close members as well as new members who have contributed and closed with development of Association over the past time.
Recognizing the attention of Vietnam market to the cross-border e-commerce trend, Vietnam E-commerce Association (VECOM) has cooperated with Amazon Global Selling to organize a formal event on selling on Amazon, namely “Selling Globally on Amazon”. The event will be held in two biggest e-commerce cities, Hanoi on Sep 25th, 2018 and HCMC on Sep 27th, 2018.