5G piloting promoted nationwide

5G piloting promoted nationwide

The Ministry of Information and Communications last year approved the 5G pilot schemes of the three largest domestic mobile network carriers, namely Viettel, VNPT and MobiFone in the four major cities of Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh (HCMC), Da Nang, and Hai Phong. This decision was an effort to promote 5G technology development in Vietnam. This year, more piloting projects for 5G services will be carried out throughout the country.

Phone network providers determinedly stop spam calls

Phone network providers determinedly stop spam calls

The Ministry of Information and Communications has announced that from July 1, all mobile subscribers identified as spam callers are to have outgoing calls (on-net) and incoming calls (off-net) blocked.

Graphics of ADC cable system (Source: Viettel Solution)

Viettel deploys largest undersea ADC system in Vietnam

Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group officially invested in the construction of undersea Asia direct cable (ADC) system connecting Vietnam, Hong Kong and Guangdong Province (China), Japan, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.
New SIMs stopped delivering through authorized service providers

New SIMs stopped delivering through authorized service providers

The Ministry of Information and Communications has directed that the three leading mobile network providers in Vietnam, namely Viettel, Mobifone, and VinaPhone, apply suitable methods to tackle the issue of illegal pre-activated SIMs in the market at the moment.

Great potential of 5G development in Vietnam

Great potential of 5G development in Vietnam

Despite successful 5G pilots of major mobile network providers in Vietnam, this innovative technology has not been exploited to the fullest in the country yet. However, with the incident of Covid-19 come several opportunities to make better use of 5G in answering the demands of the community.

Inspection results are publicly announced in MIC’s official portal. (Photo: SGGP)

Viettel, VNPT, MobiFone fined of loose management of subscription information

Inspectors of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) have just issued their report about loose subscriber information management of the three telecommunications corporations of Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel), Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), and Vietnam Mobile Telecom Services One Member Limited Liability Company (MobiFone). These results are from a series of inspections conducted at the end of 2019 in the above corporations and their related units.

Online applications blooming in Vietnam during Covid-19 outbreak

Online applications blooming in Vietnam during Covid-19 outbreak

Just like other countries, Vietnam encourages its citizens to stay away from crowds as much as possible in this sensitive time of Covid-19 pandemic. That has resulted in the widespread of several online applications in various fields.

MobiFone is serving its customers at its retail center in District 7 of Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Exciting competition for digital content, services in Vietnam

The domestic telecommunications market is gradually saturated, forcing telecommunications companies to concentrate on more promising aspects to further develop themselves. Keeping up with the global trend, many telecom firms in Vietnam lately have focused on digital content and services, especially those run on the 5G platform.

A foreigner has just finished declaring his health status using Viettel’s system. (Photo: SGGP)

VN citizens asked to declare health status

The Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Information & Communications yesterday officially launched the mobile app NCOVI to observe the direction of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam regarding health declaration for all Vietnamese citizens and people entering Vietnam.