Category: Other countries

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…

Marketing magazines in Singapore and the region

It’s 12.30 am Sunday morning and i am still up…I was thinking that it might be helpful to list down sources that i normally find information about Singapore (and the region) online/offline marketing activities: Marketing magazine: They have an online version called Marketing Interactive or you can subscribe to the printed version for FREE. Yup,…

Singapore top search terms for 19 categories

I am in the middle of digesting some very powerful analytics lessons by Avinash Kaushik. The materials just blow my mind.I will definitely write review about these materials so come back later for that 🙂 For today’s post, i intend to give an overall feeling of Singapore online through the most favorite search terms in…

Singapore Travel Agencies: Online Report

How the Online picture of Singapore Travel Agencies looks like? The following data is taken from Hitwise Singapore Industry Report for Travel – Agencies, based on Singapore internet usage for the month of February 2008. Majority of traffic to Travel – Agencies industry is coming from local websites, which is no brainier.The table belows show…