Category: Vietnam

Vietnam online marketing updates

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Time really flies. It has been 3 months since i moved to Ho Chi Minh city after 8 years of staying abroad. My initial impression of the city is quite alright overall score 3/5. The food, the gals and the weather are great but the traffic is terrible. But this is not something new i…

Tips on Business Travel to Ho Chi Minh city

Today post will be about What you need to know if you have to travel to Ho Chi Minh City for business. If you haven’t noticed yet, i am a Vietnamese. I have been in Singapore for more than 6 years. I travel back to Ho Chi Minh city quite often so i guess i…

Search Engine Marketing Spend in 2009 for SG and SouthEast Asia

Yesterday BrandRepublic published a series of articles about how the economic downturn may affect the ad spend growth forecast. The data is from the UK. However, i think there are merits to relate them to SG or SouthEast Asia region. I include here some of the main points from 3 articles: “ZenithOptimedia revises global ad…

Vietnamese Online Industry: SWOT Analysis (part 2)

Hi guys, I wrote a SWOT analysis about Vietnamese Online Industry half a year ago. I have received a lot of comments, feedbacks from various friends about the accuracy and content of that analysis. 6 months later, the situation in Vietnam has changed much. Some of the Threats last time have become reality. So i…

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…