Viettel Telecom on July 22 launched its push mail service named I-Mail for mobile subscribers, the first service of this kind in Vietnam.
After registering to use this service, mobile subscribers will receive emails in form of MMS. They can reply to the mails on their cell phones. The I-Mail service is available for almost all models of cell phones which have GPRS and MMS support.
To use this service, users have to pay a 15,000 dong monthly subscription fee and 500 dong for each outgoing mail. Customers can receive unrestricted numbers of emails and don’t have to pay GPRS charges for receiving or sending emails.
Users will be exempted from monthly subscription charges for July and August 2008.