September 27, 2021 | 22:11
Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung has just announced that mobile money would be launched in October.
September 15, 2021 | 09:00
While telecommunications firms keep a wait-and-see stance on SMS service charge reductions despite mounting worries from banks. the forthcoming adoption of mobile money from some state-run groups is expected to bridge the gap between urban and rural areas in convenient cashless payments.
March 26, 2021 | 08:00
The newly-launched mobile money pilot programme is expected to heat up competition for domestic players but also open collaboration opportunities to cash in on the niche market.
March 25, 2021 | 10:27
Mobile money services promote non-cash payments and help the poor living in mountainous and remote areas access services on the internet, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications.
March 17, 2021 | 10:00
Vietnamese telecom behemoths are gearing up to offer seamless mobile money services to tap into the lucrative contactless payment industry in Vietnam, with major focus on non-banked and underbanked mobile subscribers in remote areas.
March 11, 2021 | 11:19
In line with the PM's approval of the two-year trial, Viettel is ready to roll out the new service for its customers.
March 10, 2021 | 10:39
The PM has approved the pilot of Mobile Money, allowing the use of mobile phone accounts to pay for small-value goods and services from March 9, 2021.
November 13, 2020 | 12:49
Although global remittances are expected to see a sharp decline as the coronavirus-induced crisis continues to drag on the whole economy, Vietnam’s remittance flow is predicted to see a better outlook as overseas citizens send money back home to their relatives, particularly in the context of the upcoming adoption of mobile money services.
September 26, 2020 | 09:00
As businesses in Vietnam race to provide financial services for the unbanked and underbanked population through various fintech solutions, the Vietnamese government is closely following this industry trend and has initiated a pilot scheme for mobile money.
June 25, 2020 | 14:00
New approaches, especially regarding activities of banks, are required to boost the reach of mobile money agents and expand financial inclusion in Vietnam.
June 03, 2020 | 10:00
As Vietnam heads towards a cashless economy and mobile technology is becoming ubiquitous, the adoption of mobile money next month is predicted to lure local and foreign firms into joining the game.
May 18, 2020 | 08:02
Mobile money will likely enter service in Vietnam from June, promoting non-cash payment among the more than 50 per cent Vietnamese population who are unbanked.
May 16, 2020 | 09:00
Forthcoming mobile money services are expected to play a crucial role in enhancing financial inclusion and promoting a cashless economy, with local technology giants like VNPT and Viettel accelerating the game.
April 12, 2020 | 16:55
The mobile money pilot programme will soon be launched, signalling the dawn of Vietnam's cashless future.