Mobifone provides Internet service By Huu Thang - The Saigon Times Daily HCMC - Mobifone has become the first network provider in Vietnam to provide Internet access for its subscribers by launching the new Fast Connect service last Thursday. "The service will help Mobifone customers connect to the Internet and send SMS messages by Mobile Broadband computers covered in the Mobifone network," said Dinh Viet Hung, director of Mobifone's Charge and Marketing Department at the introduction ceremony in HCMC. Although Fast Connect cannot replace ADSL service in terms of speed, the service will be useful as the Mobifone network covers 98% of localities nationwide, Hung added. The enterprise has plans to introduce different packages of Fast Connect, including prepaid, to meet client demand. EVN Telecom and S-Fone network providers launched similar services based on CDMA technology. … [Read more...] about Mobifone provides Internet service
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3G services have been supplied by Vietnam’s three largest telecom networks for nearly one year, but they don’t meet user expectations. In the 15-year history of the telecommunication industry, the launching of 3G services is seen as a breakthrough that rubbed out the problems of data transmission speed and distance. 3G services are billed as a launching pad for the development of the telecommunication market or the digital content market for mobile devices. The presence of 3G services in Vietnam also proves that local telecom firms are catching up with the world technology. However, since 3G services were offered in Vietnam, there’s been debate about the quality and effects of these services, and also the charges. Experts say that with the average revenue per user (ARPU) of less than $5 a month, it is difficult to popularize 3G services in Vietnam. However, service providers have lowered the charges in order to bring these services to a mass market. At the … [Read more...] about Is Vietnam’s 3G too cheap or too expensive?
The 3G and 4G brands are here to stay in the market. That is the message from a trio expos Vietnam International Communications Summit & Expo 2011 (Vietnam Comm 2011), Vietnam International Internet & IT Exhibition 2011 (Vietnam Internet & IT 2011) and International Exhibition on Electronics Products in Vietnam 2011 (Vietnam Electronics 2011) which open on November 16. Typically, VNPT Group’s VinaPhone and MobiFone have gained successes through providing 3G services. Bui Quoc Viet, director of VNPT Group’s information centre, said the two mobile operator affiliates had signed an increased number of 3G subscribers. VinaPhone reportedly signed up around two million regular users of 3G services. 3G revenue accounted for 13 per cent of VinaPhone’s revenue. MobiFone also reported a robust growth of 3G users, as 18 per cent of this operator’s subscribers ranging from aged 15 to 24 use 3G services regularly. However, revenues from 3G service mostly … [Read more...] about 3G services here to stay in Vietnam
VietNamNet Bridge ' Experts believe that Vietnam is in no way inferior to developed countries in term of Internet service development. Everyone can access to Internet easily and conveniently anywhere and anytime. All modern technologies have been applied in Vietnam, from 3G to satellite, fiber optic cable with low charges. The percentage of people using Internet services has been increasing rapidly. Many social networks have appeared with millions of members. … [Read more...] about Vietnam ranks the third in South East Asia in Internet development
(VEN) - The three most-anticipated exhibitions of the information and communications technology (ICT) sector in 2011, Vietnam Comm, Vietnam Internet & IT and Vietnam Electronics, will take place in Hanoi from November 16-19 at the Vietnam Exhibition and Fair Center. The organizing board said that the exhibitions will gather more than 140 domestic and foreign exhibitors from 15 countries and territories to present the latest products and business solutions which are suitable with the development demand of the Vietnamese electronics and information technology (IT) market. Many major businesses will be present at the exhibitions and are expected to provide and display a wide variety of services, applications, solutions and products relating to 3G/4G. … [Read more...] about ICT Sector Welcomes Vietnam Comm 2011