Ex-chief of Police General Department Phan Van Vinh arrested Society

Ex-chief of Police General Department Phan Van Vinh arrested

Phan Van Vinh, former Lieutenant General and former Director General of the Police General Department under the Ministry of Public Security (MoPS), has been taken into custody for the charge of “abusing position and power while performing duties” relating to a major online gambling ring.
Vietnamese, Lao PMs visit Star Telecom Politics

Vietnamese, Lao PMs visit Star Telecom

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith on February 4 visited telecommunications company Star Telecom, a joint venture between Lao Asia Telecom and Vietnam’s Viettel Group.
Local firms eye South African market Business

Local firms eye South African market

South Africa has always prioritised trade, investment and cooperation with Vietnam, and this year, it will offer even more investment opportunities for businesses from Vietnam and Da Nang.
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.
MobiFone to offer 2 million new 10-digit numbers Society

MobiFone to offer 2 million new 10-digit numbers

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has approved MobiFone Telecommunications Corporation’s request to add the number “1” after the 090 and 093 prefixes, resulting in an additional 2 million 10-digit numbers being provided to the domestic market.
Business

Ministry aims for 2015 Mobifone equitisation

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) will submit its equitisation plan for Mobifone to the Government by end-2014 and if approved, it will implement this plan in 2015.
Politics

Vietnam, Cuba strengthen media collaboration

A delegation of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) paid a week-long working visit to Cuba from February 14 to strengthen bilateral cooperation in the fields of telecommunication, printing and publishing.
Politics

Vietnam, Cuba increase telecoms cooperation

A delegation of the Information and Communications Ministry paid a working visit to Cuba on Feb. 18-24, aiming at stepping up cooperation between the two countries in the fields of telecoms, printing and publishing.