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Type Subsidiary of VNPT
Industry Mobile telecommunications
Founded June 26, 1996
Headquarters Hanoi, Vietnam
Products Mobile networks, Telecom services
Parent VNPT

Vinaphone is a Vietnamese major mobile network operator headquartered in Hanoi, Vietnam. Founded on June 26, 1996, as a GSM launcher, Vinaphone is the second network (after MobiFone) and currently the second largest provider in Vietnam.

Market share and competitors[edit]

Vinaphone had a market share (estimated based on revenues) of 30% in 2012.[1] Its main competitors are Viettel with 40.67% market share and MobiFone with 17.9%, which is also owned by VNPT.[1] They control almost 90% of the market, with the rest controlled by Vietnamobile with 8%, Gmobile (formerly Beeline) with 3.2% and S-Fone with 0.1%.[1]



Vinaphone is considered Operator of State Servants as most of its subscribers are civil service employees.[2]


  1. ^ a b c "Năm 2012 khó khăn của các mạng di động nhỏ". 3 January 2013. Retrieved 4 January 2013. 
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