Vietnam's eighth locality covered with 5G network

September 26, 2021 | 19:19
Viettel Military Industry and Telecommunications Group on September 23 launched a 5G network in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, making it the eighth locality nationwide with 5G.
Vietnam's eighth locality covered with 5G network
The launch of 5G network in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

Tran Van Tuan, Vice Chairman of Ba Ria-Vung Tau People’s Committee, said 2021 marks the year that the province launches its digital transformation programme with a resolution on digital transformation. Together with this, the province announced an action plan to realise its vision to complete digital transformation and become a smart city by 2030. One of the important targets that the action plan sets out is to universalize 4G/5G by 2025, smartphones, and the internet.

With the milestone in Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Viettel contributes to this roadmap to commercialise 5G services in the country.

Earlier, Viettel launched the 5G network in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Thu Duc City, as well as the provinces of Bac Ninh, Bac Giang, Binh Phuoc, and Thua Thien-Hue. It aims to expand it to 15 cities and provinces in the near future.

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