Telecoms giants gear up for 4G Sci-Tech

Telecoms giants gear up for 4G

Leading telecom service providers Viettel, MobiFone and VinaPhone are scrambling to put up base transceiver stations and pilot 4G services to be ready to officially offer them this quarter.
4G to be licensed in the third quarter of 2016 Sci-Tech

4G to be licensed in the third quarter of 2016

Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan urged enterprises to send recent reports on 4G testing results as the Government had policies to accelerate the licensing for 4G this year.
Telecom revenue in H1 reaches 4.11 billion USD Business

Telecom revenue in H1 reaches 4.11 billion USD

Vietnam’s telecom revenue in the first half of the year reached 93.5 trillion VND (4.11 billion USD), according to information released at the conference reviewing information and communications tasks
Networks defend capacity of 3G Sci-Tech

Networks defend capacity of 3G

While customers of all mobile networks complain about slow 3G services, network operators say their 3G network capacity is large and speed is sufficient.
Viettel ready to provide 4G services Sci-Tech

Viettel ready to provide 4G services

The military-run telecommunication group Viettel has confirmed that it is ready to provide 4G services once the mobile telecom technology is allowed to be put into operation.
Viettel offers 4G services on large scale Sci-Tech

Viettel offers 4G services on large scale

The military-run telecommunication group Viettel officially provided SIM cards using 4G technology for new subscribers on May 12, a move to realise its plan to offer 4G services to a large extent.
Vietnam sees promising 4G future Sci-Tech

Vietnam sees promising 4G future

Vietnam hopes to see 3G and 4G networks covering 95 percent of residential homes by 2020, according to Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Phan Tam.
Proper steps for Vietnam's 4G service eyed Sci-Tech

Proper steps for Vietnam's 4G service eyed

Le Nam Thang, former Deputy Minister of Information and Communications, has advised network providers to make a careful calculation on the demand for 4G (fourth-generation network) implementation.
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Vietnam has 29 million 3G subscribers

Vietnam had 29.1 million 3G subscribers, a 29.6 percent year-on-year increase, as of June 2015, a report by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam said.
Measures deployed to increase network quality Sci-Tech

Measures deployed to increase network quality

Developing 3G services, investing in 4G technology and building a heterogeneous network-HetNet are all designed to optimise the costs and efficiency of the network quality, said Jan Wassenius, General Director of Ericson Vietnam.
Chao Anouvong Park changes Vientiane landscape World

Chao Anouvong Park changes Vientiane landscape

Everyday in late afternoon, vendors travel from several parts of Vientiane Capital. They carry parts of makeshift stalls in carts or pickup trucks and set them up on the pavement of Chao Anouvong Park, which sits right on the Mekong riverbank in Chanthaboury district, Vientiane Capital.