Category Archives: Communication (Phone-Internet-etc)

Four Foreign Companies Ink Deals For Use Of Lao Satellite

Four Foreign Companies Ink Deals For Use Of Lao Satellite

Four foreign companies have signed agreements to rent Laos’ first telecommunications satellite (Lao Sat-1) while many other companies have also expressed interest and will monitor the operations of the satellite.
Over the previous year, many foreign companies expressed interest in signing a Memorandum of Understanding to … Continue reading

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First Lao Smartphone To Launch In Local Market

First Lao Smartphone To Launch In Local Market

The first Lao smart phone brand will be introduced to shops and agencies in Vientiane and the provinces this month after the local investor began displaying the product at the company showroom last week.
The phone branded ‘ALO’ shall enter the local market after ….. Continue reading

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Offline Internet System To Boost Connectivity In Laos

Offline Internet System To Boost Connectivity In Laos

Internet users will be able to access online data via smartphones anywhere with mobile telephone signal, including remote areas, through a new system which doesn’t require continuous connection to the internet.
New technology set to be introduced will allow smartphone users to access data connections with only a …. Continue reading

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Ministry Bans Sale Of Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Ministry Bans Sale Of Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications announced on Tuesday that shops and mobile phone distributors nationwide are to stop importing and distributing the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone.
The ministry also instructed retailers to recall any Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones they had sold previously.
An assistant at LTH Samsungt old that sales of the phone had not been discontinued at the …. Continue reading

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Apple Makes Splash With Waterproof iPhones

Apple on Wednesday set out to make a splash with new waterproof iPhones, a smartphone game starring Nintendo’s beloved “Mario” and a push on wireless headphones
The iPhone 7 and larger iPhone 7 Plus, with new camera technology, improved water resistance and other features, were shown off to applause at an Apple media event in San Francisco.
The flagship devices will be sold at … Continue reading

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Thai NBTC To Register Lao Mobile Phone Users

Thai NBTC To Register Lao Mobile Phone Users

The NBTC and Laos’s Ministry of Post and Telecommunications (MPT) signed an agreement in February to cooperate on telecoms cooperation issues.
The NBTC will invest Bt7 million for the system, which will allow mobile phone users to use their fingerprint and ID to register via applications for mobile phones, tablets and … Continue reading

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