Three telecom providers licensed to trial 5G Sci-Tech

Three telecom providers licensed to trial 5G

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has granted licences to telecom providers Viettel, Vinaphone and Mobifone to test 5G services, MIC Deputy Minister Nguyen Thanh Hung said on July 5.
ADB supports digital technology for Asia-Pacific development World

ADB supports digital technology for Asia-Pacific development

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on September 4 vowed to help countries and territories in Asia and the Pacific leverage digital technology for socio-economic development, saying digital technology is rapidly developing in diverse fields.
Viettel expands overseas investments  Business

Viettel expands overseas investments

Viettel Group’s total overseas investment increased by 9 percent to nearly 1.5 billion USD in 2015, an expansion rate four times the average of the global industry.
Hanoi hosts Information Security Day Sci-Tech

Hanoi hosts Information Security Day

The annual "Vietnam Information Security Day" took place in Hanoi on December 1, focusing on solutions to increasing cyber-attacks aimed at large corporations worldwide.
Business

VN launches trans-national cable network

The Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and its Chinese partner, the China Mobile Communications Corporation, have launched a trans-national optical cable network to connect with China.
Business

Mobi, VNPT Global to merge

The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) will merge VNPT Global into MobiFone to bolster investment resources for future overseas investment, said general director of VNPT Vu Tuan Hung.
Society

Vietnam needs more skilled workers

The science and technology sector had made great achievements in the last five years, but it needed to continue developing the country's professional workforce to meet the nation's socio-economic development demands, said Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan on Nov. 10.
Business

Seventh mobile network to debut soon

The Gtel Mobile Joint Stock Company (Gtel Mobile) announced that its network, Beeline, will become operational on July 20 with the prefix number of 0199.
Sci-Tech

Global mobile association lauds Vietnam

The Global System Mobile Association (GSMA), which represents the worldwide mobile communications industry, has congratulated Vietnam on opening the door to a mobile broadband future.