Spotlight on Vietnam - Understanding the opportunities
As the Vietnamese MNO market is restructured, and with 4G auctions coming soon, what are the opportunities for local and international tower companies?
With smartphone usage soaring and demand for data reaching new heights, Vietnam’s telecoms industry and infrastructure are starting to attract international attention. The restructuring of Vietnam’s MNO market is still a ‘work in progress’, but the government has announced that LTE will be rolled out in 2015 and the first licenses will be awarded in early 2016. The stage is set for sustained telecoms and tower market growth in Vietnam.
Geodemographics and baseline statistics on Vietnam’s mobile market
More than half of Vietnam’s 93mn population are aged under 25, with population density concentrated in the country’s two largest cities, Hà N?i (~6.5mn)