How is Vietnam preparing for 5G?

Ericsson predicted in summer 2018 that Vietnam will be using 5G within two years. But is the Southeast Asian country ready for such a quick technology deployment?
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  • 5G
  • Internet
  • Cellular Networks
Cristina Lago had been community editor at CIO UK, appearing at CIO events, the CIO 100 awards program, and case studies and profiles for the CIO UK Edition. She previously worked in the ASEAN, Middle East and Africa editions of CIO. She holds a degree in Hebrew and Israeli Studies from SOAS, University of London, and before joining IDG she worked in the arts and charity sector, where she developed a strong interest in digital transformation. Cristina is particularly keen on cybersecurity, the ethical implications of AI and the societal impact of emerging technologies.