73% of mobile phone subscribers own smartphones
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73% of mobile phone subscribers own smartphones

The number of mobile phone subscriptions in Vietnam as of the third quarter of 2021 stood at 123 million, up 0.88 per cent over the same period last year. Of these, the number of smartphone subscribers was 90.3 million, or 73.4 per cent of the total, up 9.03 per cent year-on-year.
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Mobile money to be subject to broad management

Due to its complexity as well as the high safety requirements for users, mobile money will be jointly managed in Vietnam by three ministries. Three providers will be permitted to offer the service: Viettel, VNPT, and MobiFone.