Latest Telecoms News about Vietnam

Vietnam Government Approves Plans to Privatise State-Owned Mobile Network

  Vietnam's Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group (VNPT) has secured approval for plans to split off one of the two mobile networks that it owns....

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Vietnam Cancels Two Mobile Network Licenses

  Vietnam's ICT Ministry has formally revoked the mobile operator licenses of two dormant mobile networks, S-Fone and EVN Telecom....

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Vietnam Says No 4G Licenses Until 2015 at the Earliest

  Vietnam's ICT Ministry has said that it wont be holding any spectrum auctions to permit 4G services until next year at the earliest....

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Laird to Open New Components Factory in Vietnam

  Wireless components manufacturer, Laird has announced that it is opening a new manufacturing facility in Vietnam and the expansion of a Design Centre in Seoul, South Korea....

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Vietnam's Networks Cleared of Collusion in 3G Price Rises

  Vietnam's largest mobile networks have been cleared of allegations of collusion when they all raised their 3G tariffs at the same time....

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Vietnam's Viettel Eying Expansion into Tanzania and Myanmar

  Vietnam's military owned mobile network operator, Viettel is eying up further overseas expansion to add to the seven countries where it already holds operating licenses....

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Vietnam Looking to Raise Cost of 3G Services

  Vietnam's 3G network operators may be about to get permission to raise their tariffs just a couple of months after a previous 40 percent hike in costs....

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Vinaphone and Gemalto Bring Yahoo Messenger to all mobile users in Vietnam

  Vietnam's Vinaphone has launched a service offering Yahoo Messenger, through SIM card software provided by Gemalto....

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Hanoi Telecom Asks for More Radio Spectrum

  Vietnam's Hanoi Telecom is seeking more radio spectrum in order to expand the 3G network coverage for its mobile subsidiary, Vietnamobile....

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Viettel Request for Tax Breaks Rejected

  Vietnam's government has rejected a call from the state-owned mobile network, Viettel for preferential tax breaks for its own handset manufacturing subsidiary....

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