VNPT reports that it has completed the deployment of more than 21,000 4G base transceiver stations (BTS) nationwide. VNPT plans to install over 30,000 BTS by 2019, to expand its 4G VinaPhone service coverage to 95 percent of Vietnamese population.
VNPT VinaPhone initially launched its 4G network in 2016 in the southern resort island of Phu Quoc. In 2017, VinaPhone has installed more than 24,000 2G, 3G and 4G BTS. The total includes 15,000 4G base stations, while 3G services are available to over 99 percent of the country.