Category: Vietnam

Partnership formed: MobiFone Vietnam and Yahoo Vietnam

Guys, Just a quick news since Yahoo is making some big steps to gain solid grounds in Vietnam market: According to Thanhnien and VnExpress, Mobifone, the number 1 mobile phone operator in Vietnam, partners with Yahoo to provide oneSearch search engine on all Mobifone subscribers. This can be a very rewarding partnership for Yahoo since…

Yahoo starts expansion plan in Vietnam

Recently a lot of people have been asking me about the situation in Vietnam, particularly about its Online market.There is no doubt that the interest for Vietnam market is increasing. However, the lack of reliable information is still a major hurdle. While the government is still very busy trying to handle the sky high inflation…

Orkut in Vietnamese

Orkut is now offering Vietnamese interface.If you don’t know about Orkut, it’s basically a unpopular social networking platform operated by Google. The fact is you only hear about Facebook or MySpace or Friendster show how popular Orkut is in this region (SouthEast Asia).However, the truth is neither Facebook, MySpace or Friendster is popular in Vietnam.As…

Vietnamese Online Industry: SWOT Analysis

Being inspired by a very good report on the Vietnamese macro economy by Professor David Dapice (Department of Economics, Tuffs University and Fellow at the Vietnam Program, John F. Kenedy School of Government, Harvard University) I intend to write a brief analysis of Vietnamese Online Industry myself to help readers understand the current state of…

Yahoo Internet Cafe Viet Nam

Ya, You read it right. Yahoo Opens Internet Cafe in Viet Nam, more specifically in the two major cities Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh city. According to local news, Yahoo helps local owners to redecorate, create a better environment for people who want to use internet at Yahoo Internet cafe. At the same time,…