Viettel posts 11.5 billion USD in 2020 revenue Business

Viettel posts 11.5 billion USD in 2020 revenue

The military-run telecommunication group Viettel posed revenue of over 264 trillion VND (11.48 billion USD) in 2020, up 4.4 percent against the previous year and exceeding its yearly plan by 2.4 percent.
 Provinces rushing to deploy 5G Sci-Tech

Provinces rushing to deploy 5G

After telecoms carriers conducted commercial 5G trials in big cities like Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, many provinces have sent recommendations to the Ministry of Information and Communications to allow the carriers to deploy 5G in their urban areas, industrial zones and key areas.
Over 89,600 mobile subscribers spreading spam calls blocked in six months Sci-Tech

Over 89,600 mobile subscribers spreading spam calls blocked in six months

Five major mobile service providers - Viettel, VinaPhone, MobiFone, Vietnamobile, and the virtual network I-Telecom blocked more than 89,600 mobile subscribers spreading spam calls in the six last months of 2020, according to the Department of Telecom under the Ministry of Information and Communications.
Telecom revenue tops 5.62 billion VND in 2020 Business

Telecom revenue tops 5.62 billion VND in 2020

The revenue of Vietnamese network operators reached more than 130 trillion VND (5.62 billion USD) in 2020, up 0.3 percent year-on-year, according to the statistics from Ministry of Information and Communication.
Viettel announces rebranding Business

Viettel announces rebranding

The Viettel Group has unveiled its new branding, including a new logo and slogan, marking the firm's second rebrand after the first in 2004.
Fintech forecast to be robust this year Business

Fintech forecast to be robust this year

The regulatory sandbox for financial technology (fintech) which is expected to be created this year, coupled with efforts to promote the use of digital financial services, are expected to accelerate the development of fintech in Vietnam.
Over 5,100 cyber-attacks hit Vietnam in 2020 Sci-Tech

Over 5,100 cyber-attacks hit Vietnam in 2020

As many as 5,168 cyber-attacks were recorded on information systems in Vietnam in 2020, a year-on-year decline of 0.15 percent, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications’ National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)