Vietnam operator merger on the cards - Mobile World Live

Vietnam operator merger on the cards

15 JUN 2012

Vietnamese operators MobiFone and Vinaphone are to merge as part of industry restructuring plans, according to Cellular News. The plan, which still needs final government approval, is the result of a decision that limits any company from owning more than 20 percent in multiple networks. State-controlled Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group owns both networks so must merge them or be forced to sell one of the assets.


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