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Authorities fine telecom providers

Authorities fine telecom providers

The Ministry of Information and Communications imposed fines of around VND1 billion (US$45,000) on Viettel, VinaPhone, MobiFone, Vietnamobile and GTel for violating regulations on discounts and promotions.

VNPT awarded licence to provide 4G services

VNPT awarded licence to provide 4G services

Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan on October 28 handed a licence to provide 4G services to the Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group (VNPT).

Viettel posts surge in revenue

Viettel posts surge in revenue

Military-run telecom group Viettel posted revenue of VND144 trillion (US$6.4 billion) and pre-tax profit of some VND25 trillion in the first eight months of the year.

4G to be licensed in the third quarter of 2016

4G to be licensed in the third quarter of 2016

Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan urged enterprises to send recent reports on 4G testing results as the Government had policies to accelerate the licensing for 4G this year.

Networks defend 3G capacity

Networks defend 3G capacity

While customers of all mobile networks complain about slow 3G services, network operators say their 3G network capacity is large and speed is sufficient.

IT crime rise opens niche market

IT crime rise opens niche market

The ever-growing incidence of cybercrime in Vietnam’s enterprises and organizations has opened up a new market for foreign IT firms.

Vietnam's telco giant MobiFone to divest from banks: report

Vietnam's telco giant MobiFone to divest from banks: report

State-controlled MobiFone, one of Vietnam's top telecommunication companies, will sell its stakes in two partly-private banks to raise at least VND447 billion (US$19.79 million) next month, local media reported on March 23.

VNPT plans expanding to equipment production

VNPT plans expanding to equipment production

Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) is planning an expansion in equipment manufacturing, adding to its current three main operations namely infrastructure, mobile network and media services.

Mobifone acquires 95% of AVG

Mobifone acquires 95% of AVG

Vietnam's second largest mobile network operator MobiFone has acquired 95% of stake in Audio Visual Global JSC (AVG), an official told local media on January 7 after completing negotiations.