Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long and Lao Minister of Health Bounkong Syhavong have agreed to set up a connection system to provide technical assistance in the prevention and test of COVID-19, as well as treatment of patients.
Metfone, the Cambodian affiliate of the military-run telecom group Viettel, and the branch in Cambodia of the Military Bank (MB Cambodia), on March 26 signed an MoU on their five-year strategic cooperation.
Viettel Group has reported that its revenue in February surged by 12.8% year-on-year, breaking its target for the month by 2% despite the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic.
Vietnamese mobile phone manufacturers face severe competition, and struggling to retain market share, from foreign players across segments, experts warn.
Viettel Global Investment JSC posted more than 2.15 trillion VND (over 93 million USD) in pre-tax profit in 2019, surging 2.3 trillion VND from the loss of 150 billion VND in the previous year.
Vietnam ranks 40th out of 100 countries in terms of mobile video gaming experience and only behind Singapore in Southeast Asia.
Vietnam should pen a general plan to shape up an electronics sector with higher value as the industry is currently assembling and processing simple products, according to experts.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health officially launched a website and app aimed at spreading information to concerned citizens regarding the recent cases of acute respiratory infections caused by a new strain of the coronavirus (nCoV) on the morning of February 8.
The Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) has jumped 126 spots to the 355th position in the Brand Finance Global 500 Ranking in 2020.
The latest updates from the Foreign Investment Agency revealed that Vietnam invested 3.97 million USD abroad in January, more than three times higher than the same month last year.
Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung and Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh recently conducted the first trial video call on its 5G network at a meeting with Vietnam’s largest telecommunication company Viettel.
Vietnam seeks to launch commercial 5G mobile services this year, the Ministry of Information and Communications has said.
The Viettel Military Industry and Telecom Group (Viettel) is the only Vietnamese business to make it into the list of the world’s top 50 fastest-growing brands in 2014-2019.
As part of the government’s plan to create incentive for domestically manufactured 5G products, three major Vietnamese enterprises have officially announced their 5G research and production roadmap at a recent seminar held by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC), Sai Gon Giai phong reported.
Vietnam is seeking to develop its information and communications technology industry (ICT) with a focus on domestic firms to make it a key economic sector in the next decade, according to experts.
Apple Watch users in Vietnam can now use eSIM service directly on their watches to connect with the country’s mobile network, without needing to use bluetooth on their iPhones to set up a connection. This marks the next step in Viettel’s plan to expand the service to more devices.
VOV.VN - The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, conjunction with IIG Vietnam and the Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) , officially launched the Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship -Viettel 2020 (MOS World Championship - Viettel 2020) nationwide on December 10.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s Information Security Allocation and Monitoring System for the digital government has made its debut, aiming to ensure cyber security and safety for Vietnam’s e-government.
Even though a bigger lift in foreign ownership cap could become a driving force to lure further European investment in banking and telecommunications, the funding picture in these sectors remains a question on the back of enforcement of the landmark EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.
With the global digital wave hitting Vietnam, the country has been actively renovating itself into an attractive destination for new-age investors.