High five: S-Fone passes subscriber landmark

3 Jul 2008

Mobile phone operator S-Fone announced yesterday that it has five million subscribers after five years of operation, reports VietNamNet Bridge. The operator is targeting a subscriber base of six million by the end of 2008, and it has announced a VND1.7 trillion (USD100 million) spending plan designed to install 700 base stations to expand coverage to all districts in the country. It will also deploy EV-DO upgrades in five existing provinces and cities.

Vietnam, S-Telecom (S-Fone)