MMS rollout for Hanoi

24 Jun 2003

French communications solutions provider Alcatel [NYSE:ALA] has announced that it has been selected by GSM operator Mobifone to help rollout Vietnam’s first multimedia messaging service (MMS) across the city of Hanoi. The service is to be rolled out via Mobifone’s new GPRS network, also to be supplied by Alcatel which has to date provided 25 % of Vietnam’s mobile networks and 50% of its fixed digital switching networks.