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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

SKT confirms ending investments in Vietnam

Telecompaper notes that South Korean mobile operator SK Telecom confirmed it will stop investing in its Vietnamese venture as return on investments are low, but the company denied rumours that it agreed with partner Saigon Post and Telecommunication (SPT) to abandon the S-Fone business.

Vietnamese operators begin high-speed network rollout

Local operators eye foreign investment as market migrates to mobile broadband