Singapore now fully covered with standalone 5G World

Singapore now fully covered with standalone 5G

Singapore has become one of the first countries in the world to be fully covered with standalone 5G after its largest telecoms service provider Singtel has blanketed 95% of outdoor locations here with 5G signals, three years ahead of the end-2025 target.
IT, telecoms development trends identified Sci-Tech

IT, telecoms development trends identified

Cloud computing services, artificial intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), 5G technology, fixed broadband internet, and blockchain technology are expected to lead the information technology and telecommunications sector in the time ahead, according to a recent survey.
Viettel’s brand reached nearly 9 billion USD Business

Viettel’s brand reached nearly 9 billion USD

The brand value of Military Industry-Telecoms Group (Viettel) reached 8.758 billion USD, moving up a total of 99 places to reach the 227th position in the 2022 list of the world’s 500 most valuable brands.
HCM City January CPI grows slightly Society

HCM City January CPI grows slightly

The January consumer price index (CPI) in Ho Chi Minh City inched up 0.25 percent month on month and 1.42 percent year on year, the municipal Statistics Office reported.
Vietnam to develop broadband telecoms to better serve users’ needs Sci-Tech

Vietnam to develop broadband telecoms to better serve users’ needs

In 2021, due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, people had to switch to online learning, working and entertainment, and the demand for the Internet also increased, thus creating an opportunity to develop the telecommunications industry, but also posing many challenges for domestic fixed and mobile broadband subscription providers.
Military-run telecoms group has new head Society

Military-run telecoms group has new head

Colonel Tao Duc Thang has been appointed as Chairman and General Director of the Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) in accordance with a Decision signed by Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh on December 25.
Studying online, via TV applied in 40 localities: Ministry Society

Studying online, via TV applied in 40 localities: Ministry

Online teaching and studying via the Internet and television were being carried out in 40 centrally-run cities and provinces nationwide as of October 8 due to impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Ministry of Education and Training.
Switchboard launched to support COVID-19 patients Health

Switchboard launched to support COVID-19 patients

Military Hospital 175 in Ho Chi Minh City in cooperation with Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) on September 10 launched a multi-channel switchboard 19001175 to serve officers, soldiers and people in HCM City and other localities in providing support for COVID-19 patients and information in other areas.
Viettel operates two innovation labs Sci-Tech

Viettel operates two innovation labs

The Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) on August 23 put into operation two innovation labs equipped with the most modern 4.0 technology in Southeast Asia, based in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
Da Nang tops Vietnam ICT Index for 12 straight years Sci-Tech

Da Nang tops Vietnam ICT Index for 12 straight years

The central city of Da Nang has maintained its leading position in terms of readiness for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) development and application, topping the Vietnam ICT Index rankings for another year in 2020.
IT, telecoms a bright spot amid COVID-19 Sci-Tech

IT, telecoms a bright spot amid COVID-19

The information technology (IT) and telecoms sector has emerged as a bright spot amid the COVID-19 pandemic as companies have quickly optimised opportunities to move ahead and develop sustainably.