HANOI (Reuters) - Foxconn will produce 5G AirScale equipment for Nokia at its factory in Vietnam's northern province of Bac Giang, Vietnamese state media reported on Tuesday.

Production is scheduled to begin in July, reported Dau Tu newspaper, which is run by the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Foxconn and Nokia didn't immediately respond to Reuters' request for comments.

(Reporting by Khanh Vu; Editing by John Mair)