A high-ranking delegation from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) visited a civil equipment research and production complex of the Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) at Hanoi’s Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park on February 28.
The military-run Viettel is among only 50 telecom companies in the world to successfully deploy the narrowband internet of things (NB-IoT), a technology developed for devices supporting IoT connectivity.
The Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) will trial 5G mobile technology around the country over the next 12 months.
The military-run telecom provider Viettel has been valued at 3.178 billion USD by the world’s leading business valuation consultant Brand Finance.
VOV.VN - Vietnam was the 2nd biggest investor in Myanmar in the fiscal year 2012-2013. Since then investment from Vietnam has poured into many sectors in Myanmar.
The Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) is set to become a digital service provider this year, having lined up a number of products and services from the digital eco-system.
Viettel, whose brand value grew by 35.8 per cent over last year to more than US$4.3 billion, was honoured as one of the 500 most valuable brands in the world 2019.
Local residents in Hanoi will experience a fifth-generation (5G) network service once it is launched on a trial basis in the first quarter of the year, according to the municipal Department of Information and Communications at a recent meeting, Lao Dong newspaper reported.
Vietnam’s five most valuable brands were worth a combined $8.1 billion in 2018, up $2.3 billion or 39 percent against 2017, Brand Finance estimated.
Local telcos are set to being testing 5G services in the first quarter of 2019, whereas associated infrastructure and terminal equipment providers stand ready for 5G commercialisation starting from 2020.
Viettel again took first position in the list of the top 50 most valuable brands in Vietnam in 2018 with a value of more than US$3.1 billion, increasing 24 per cent from the previous year.
V.League 1 side Viettel have signed three-year contracts with two Brazilian footballers to prepare for the upcoming season.
Vietnamese businesses need to urgently adapt their management methods and bravely step out into the world in order to survive and develop in the context of global integration, said experts at a workshop held Ho Chi Minh City on December 13.
The State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) sold its complete ownership in the Vietnam Construction and Import-Export JSC (Vinaconex) for VND7.36 trillion (US$327.4 million) on November 22.
VOV.VN - A huge fire broke out at a stationery shop and a water electric store during the early morning of November 15 in the southern province of Binh Duong, leaving one dead.
As Vietnam is all set for the official launch of mobile number portability (MNP) on Friday this week, the communications ministry has released instructions on how to transfer phone numbers from one carrier to another.
Three major Vietnamese telecommunication service suppliers – VinaPhone, Viettel and MobiFone – will launch mobile number portability (MNP) which allows customers to switch their network without changing their phone number, from November 16.
Viettel Global Investment JSC, a subsidiary of Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group, reported revenue of VND4,428 billion (US$188.6 million) and profit of VND1,342 billion (US$57.1 million) in the third quarter of 2018, increases of 5 and 8% year-on-year.
Soon after Apple began marketing its iPhone model with eSIM, two large Vietnamese mobile network operators started developing the technology, though there are only several smartphone models in the market utilizing eSIM.
Telecom giant Viettel and the State Capital Investment Corporation(SCIC) will auction off all their stakes in the Vietnam Construction and Import-Export JSC (Vinaconex), according to the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX).