Seamless Philippines

Mabuhay Manila! Seamless has arrived on your shores

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Hey Manila! Following April’s successful launch of Seamless Asia in Singapore, we are delighted to bring you the first wave of regional Seamless events beginning with the Philippines in September! Mark your calendars for the 27th to 28th September at the SMX Convention Center. From the rise of fintech, the commoditisation of logistics and the omnichannel commerce revolution sweeping across …

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5 ways Artificial Intelligence can shape the future of retail in Asia

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Guest Post // Today, Artificial Intelligence is being touted as the next biggest innovation since the advent of internet and mobile technology. AI promises to enrich various aspects of our lives, through self-driving cars, smart homes, and even medical diagnosis. Countries such as China, South Korea, Japan, and Singapore are leading the way in AI research. In fact, China boasts …

SEO

7 SEO Rules for E-Commerce Content Marketing

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What is e-commerce content marketing? E-commerce content marketing is the use of digital content to draw in online traffic. When e-commerce first started, content marketing focused largely on just showcasing products. However today it has transformed and evolved to focus on creating brand connect and awareness, aiding search engine ranking and increasing click-through-rates and ultimately conversion rates. Whether you are …

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Trò chuyện cùng CEO của Tiki Trần Ngọc Thái Sơn

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Chúng tôi vừa có cuộc trò chuyện với anh Trần Ngọc Thái Sơn, hiện là Giám đốc điều hành của Tiki – một trang thương mại điện tử lớn của Việt Nam. Chúng tôi đã cùng anh thảo luận một số thách thức lớn đối với sự phát triển của thương mại điện tử tại Việt Nam và điều gì …

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The Rise of Fintech in Vietnam

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Following in the footsteps of regional financial powerhouses Hong Kong and Singapore, in March 2017 the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) announced the launch of the “Steering Committee on Financial Technology”. Tasked with “improving the ecosystem” and cultivating a positive legal framework to facilitate the growth of fintech businesses throughout the country, this move has been seen as a largely …

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Vietnam: An interview with Van Hoa Trinh, Senior Director of e-commerce and B2B for Central Group

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We recently caught up with Van Hoa Trinh the Senior Director of e-commerce and B2B for Central Group Vietnam. In our conversation, Van Hoa reveals what the key challenges are around the future of the Vietnamese retail market and why Omni-channel is a topic close to her heart. Could you share something about yourself with our readers? I have 23 years’ experience in the retail industry …

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Preparing for the End of Cash in Vietnam

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Vietnam is aiming to become around 90% cashless by 2020, a feat that would catapult them to stand amongst the very short list of digital payment first countries worldwide including Belgium, France and Canada. Indeed, as of December 2016 only one Asian country, South Korea, makes the list of top 10 cashless countries. No mean feat then, especially given Vietnam’s …

Mobile

5 Reasons to Put Mobile at the Heart of Vietnamese E-Commerce

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The mobile market in Vietnam in undergoing a radical change as smartphones go from a luxurious to a ubiquitous item. You only need to look at the increasing smartphone ownership figures between 2014 (23 million), 2015 (34 million) and 2016 (c. 40 million) to realise that there is something seismic going on. With close on 72% of the adult population …

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Will Facebook Marketplace Be the Next E-Commerce Heavyweight in Vietnam?

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Facebook, the largest social media platform in the world is the first social network to surpass 1 billion registered accounts, currently sitting at 1.87 billion monthly active users at the start of 2017. After launching in 2004, Facebook has gone from strength to strength providing users with the ability to share photos and videos, post comments, and advertise products or …