Viettel becomes Vietnam's first operator joining Hand-in-Hand Program
The Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) has just signed a cooperation agreement with China Mobile International (CMI), and officially become the first operator of Vietnam to participate in Hand-in-Hand program (hi-H).
Mr. Shen Weizhong, Director & Executive Vice President of China Mobile International Limitted and Mr. Nguyen Manh Ho - General Director of Viettel Business Solutions Corporation at the meeting.
Launched on July 14th 2015, hi-H Program is a global partnership initiative run by CMI in the sectors of telecom service and application provision, telecom equipment production and new technology research. The program currently has the participation of 22 leading operators/groups in 16 regions / countries around the world including AT&T, NTT Docomo, KTF, Telstra, Vodafone Group, etc... and other well-known equipment / solution providers. Through this signing ceremony, Viettel officially became the 26th member of the program. Participation in hi-H is an opportunity for operators not only to share development orientation, but also to tighten and enhance business cooperation relationship.
At the meeting, with the warmest greeting, Mr. Shen Weizhong - Director & Executive Vice President of China Mobile International Limitted said: ‘‘We would like to extend our warmest welcome to our newest hi-H Member and Vietnam’s largest telecom operator Viettel. Southeast Asia is a market brimming with enormous potential that remains yet untapped. Viettel’s unique perspectives will drive insightful conversations about operating in the region!”
Mr. Nguyen Manh Ho - General Director of Viettel Business Solutions Corporation, said: " We are very excited to join the hi-H Program and are looking forward to the engaging discussions about and around the next generation of telecommunications technology. There’s no better time than now for the industry to come together and collectively decide towards which direction we should move. The hi-H Program provides the perfect platform for collaboration and knowledge exchange”.
Both Viettel and CMI are looking forward to the upcoming activities of the hi-H program
The participation of Viettel in the hi-H program is in the strategy of providing customers with better experience when using international products and services of both parties.
hi-H Program is the non-exclusive partnership platform that has attracted active involvement from various industry counterparts which to acknowledge its main principles of “hi-H: Openness, Connection, and Collaboration”. The Program aims to form an integrated platform involving an expanding group of international partners with the intentions of reaching win-win partnership benefits and providing seamless services to customers. Through cross-industry collaboration, it is believed that the global digital work and life experience of individuals and corporates can be further enriched without boundary. For more information, please visit www.hihprogram.org