Viettel launches pre-paid roaming service

17 Jul 2009

Vietnam’s military-run telco Viettel has launched an international roaming service for its pre-paid mobile subscribers, writes local news source Look At Vietnam. Customers with a balance of at least VND200,000 (USD11.42) are able to sign up to the service by sending a SMS to the operator. According to the report, Viettel’s director Hoang Son said his firm will initially provide roaming services in 21 countries worldwide, including Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Russia, France, Germany, the Czech Republic, Australia, Canada, the US, Belgium, Portugal, Greece, Hungary, Sweden, Turkey, Ukraine and Kazakhstan.

Vietnam, Viettel Telecom