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Major telecom firms to launch MNP service from Nov. 16

Society

Major telecom firms to launch MNP service from Nov. 16

Three major Vietnamese telecommunication service suppliers – VinaPhone, Viettel and MobiFone – will launch mobile number portability (MNP) which allows customers to switch their network without changing their phone number, from November 16.

Anti-corruption committee asks for quickening case judgment

Politics

Anti-corruption committee asks for quickening case judgment

The Central Steering Committee for Anti-corruption instructed agencies to speed up the investigation, prosecution, and judgment of big cases from now to the yearend during its meeting under the chair of its head, Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong in Hanoi on November 10.

Gov’t calls for social network ethics code

Society

Gov’t calls for social network ethics code

The Government has urged the Ministry of Information and Communications to build a code of ethics on social networks for internet service providers and users to create a healthy networking atmosphere in the country.

MobiFone suffers drop in profit and revenue

Business

MobiFone suffers drop in profit and revenue

MobiFone, one of Vietnam’s three largest mobile network operators, has reported a year-on-year decline of 42 percent in post-tax profit in the second quarter of this year, falling to 947 billion VND (41 million USD).

Politburo issues disciplinary warnings for MIC leaders

Politics

Politburo issues disciplinary warnings for MIC leaders

The Political Bureau of the Party Central Committee on July 12 issued a warning as a disciplinary measure against Truong Minh Tuan, member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Party Committee of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and MIC Minister.

Discipline imposed on MIC’s Party Civil Affairs Committee

Politics

Discipline imposed on MIC’s Party Civil Affairs Committee

The Secretariat of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee has decided to issue a warning as a disciplinary measure against the Party Civil Affairs Committee of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) of the 2011-2016 tenure for its violations in the case regarding MobiFone’s purchase of 95 percent of the shares of AVG Audiovisual JSC.