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Viettel secures Vietnam's first trial 5G license

Wednesday 23 January 2019 | 11:59 CET | News
The Vietnamese government has awarded its first trial 5G license to state-owned operator Viettel. The license allows Viettel to launch 5G services in two of Vietnam's largest cities - Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City - on a trial basis, Reuters reports, citing a stetemnet from the country's Ministry of Information and Communications. Viettel will not be able to collect fees from its 5G users during the trial period. The trial is scheduled for completion on 21 January 2020.

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Companies: Viettel
Countries: Vietnam
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