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R Clark
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posted in July 2020

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KDDI feels crisis over low 5G adoption
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7/31/2020  |  Post a comment
Japan's KDDI enjoys profit, ARPU boost thanks to COVID-19 – but feels a sense of 'crisis' over 5G.
As industry races to 5G, Telstra and Optus row over 4G coverage
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7/30/2020  |  Post a comment
Telstra takes Optus to court over allegedly misleading ads.
Philippines' Duterte threatens PLDT, Globe with expropriation
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7/28/2020  |  Post a comment
Philippines' Duterte warns of 'expropriation' if telcos don't improve services.
Huawei takes charm offensive online
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7/27/2020  |  Post a comment
Huawei will host an online summit on the potential to tackle coronavirus and the climate crisis through its 5G and mobile tech.
China telcos show off smart grid, new private network services
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7/24/2020  |  Post a comment
China confirms 66 million real 5G subs as operators unveil private network schemes.
Hong Kong consults on assigning more 4.9GHz spectrum
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7/23/2020  |  Post a comment
Following last year's spectrum auction, Hong Kong has begun an industry consultation on releasing a further slice of 4.9GHz for 5G.
China reportedly weighing export ban on Nokia, Ericsson
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7/21/2020  |  Post a comment
Beijing officials may prohibit the export of Ericsson and Nokia equipment out of China if European countries ban Chinese firms from 5G.
Huawei set to dominate as 5G battle shifts to SE Asia
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7/20/2020  |  Post a comment
Despite setbacks, Huawei is positioned to dominate as 5G launches in Southeast Asian markets.
China extends the Great Firewall to Hong Kong
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7/17/2020  |  Post a comment
Tech firms are reconsidering their futures as the Great Firewall is imposed on Hong Kong.
Huawei: China's complaints about fairness ring hollow
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7/16/2020  |  Post a comment
Fairness is a handy China talking point, but in reality it has made little effort to keep its promises on market access.
Samsung lays out 6G vision: THz, mobile holograms, AI
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7/14/2020  |  Post a comment
The South Korean electronics giant has released a new white paper on the '6G arms race' and its vision for likely applications.
China's 5G question: Why are so few using it?
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7/13/2020  |  Post a comment
Numbers aside, China has yet to prove that consumers see a value in upgrading to 5G.
Bulked-up TPG set to take on Australian 5G market
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7/10/2020  |  Post a comment
Merged TPG is set to formally start operations on July 13 with a focus on 5G buildout as it takes on an Australian telco duopoly.
'Long way to go' to commercial network slicing, says China expert
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7/9/2020  |  Post a comment
The industry is still far from turning slicing into a seamless and monetizable service.
Asian telcos grapple with 2G closures
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7/8/2020  |  Post a comment
With 5G on board, Asian telcos are now moving to shut down their 2G networks.
Huawei now a surrogate for China threat as US gains some ground
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7/6/2020  |  Post a comment
The Chinese equipment vendor is being driven out of telco networks in the West as the US stays on the offensive.
5G still too costly, inflexible for private network – Tencent
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7/3/2020  |  Post a comment
Tencent GM Wang Yachen warned an online conference audience this week that 5G needs to be more cost-effective in order to compete in B2B.
KT chief warns of slow 5G adoption
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7/2/2020  |  Post a comment
KT CEO Hyeon-Mo Ku warns that slow 5G takeup means operators must switch to focusing on the enterprise.

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