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Mobifone picks Ericsson for network optimisation

Vietnam operator Mobifone has picked Ericsson to supply a bandwidth and mobile broadband traffic optimisation system, which will enable it to “efficiently manage and optimize video content delivery over its nationwide mobile network.”

Smartphones spark mobile Internet boom in Vietnam


Almost a third of Vietnamese mobile users migrated to smartphones; fuelled by cheap Android models

Vietnam makes solid start in 3G

State-owned operators show strong early migration to 3G, according to a new Wireless Intelligence study, but multiple SIM ownership is continuing to distort market potential

Mobifone starts 3G services

Vietnam’s Mobifone has officially started its 3G HSPA service, becoming the second provider in the nation to offer the service after Vinaphone, reports Telecompaper.

Report: Chunghwa mulls Vietnamese investment

Chunghwa Telecom is evaluating an investment in Vietnam Telecom Services Co., known as Vinaphone, or Vietnam Mobile Telecom Services Co., known as MobiFone, the Economic Daily News reported yesterday.

Vietnamese operators begin high-speed network rollout

Local operators eye foreign investment as market migrates to mobile broadband

MobiFone hires Credit Suisse to advise on IPO

Dow Jones reports that state-owned MobiFone has hired Credit Suisse Group as its financial advisor for a Vietnamese IPO, proceeding with fundraising plans even as market conditions remain daunting.


MobiFone’s valuation shrinks but IPO to go ahead

Vietnamese mobile operator MobiFone has been valued at US$2 billion, according to Credit Suisse, the investment bank handling the operator’s planned IPO later this year.

Report: Vietnamese operators plan 3G rollouts

Mobile operators in Vietnam are set to launch the country’s first 3G services this year.

Vietnam awards first 3G licenses

Vietnam has awarded its first four 3G licenses, reports a Vietnamese state-run newspaper today, noting that the first high-speed mobile services could launch as early as June.