KT readies SME 5G test beds

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South Korean operator KT detailed plans to cooperate with the government to build 5G testing facilities at four sites to allow small- and medium-sized companies to trial new services on…

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Spark seeks growth in IoT, health, sport

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Spark New Zealand marked IoT, digital health and sport segments as future growth drivers, adding them to its established wireless, broadband and cloud markets in its strategy for the next…

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China 5G base stations approach 500K

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China Telecom and China Unicom’s joint 5G network deployment reached a target of deploying 300,000 base stations ahead of schedule, with the timeline accelerated to prepare for the launch of…

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Apple settles on iPhone launch date

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Apple scheduled a launch event for 15 September, during which it is widely expected to take the wraps off its first 5G iPhones. Following months of speculation, the vendor set up…

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Samsung secures $7B network deal with Verizon

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Samsung’s network division secured a multi-year KRW7.9 trillion ($6.6 billion) wireless contract from US-based Verizon, in a major win for the South Korean vendor against established rivals. Yonhap News Agency…

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Malaysia stock exchange seeks 5G action

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The head of Malaysia’s stock exchange appeared to criticise a government decision to cancel a 5G spectrum allocation by highlighting the economic benefits offered by the technology, Free Malaysia Today…

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Chinese operators grow 5G numbers

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China’s two largest mobile operators released subscriber data showing uptake of 5G tariffs accelerated in July, with the companies adding 25.3 million users for a combined total of 133.4 million.…

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