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KT to launch 5G service for businesses by March 2019

Posted on March 23, 2018

KT Corp. will launch its 5G network for business users early next year. The launch is expected to offer the country a head start on the development of IoT systems built on the superfast data communications technology. The operator announced that 5G service for corporate customers will begin in March 2019, followed by a service […]

Applications for 5G technology will come in time: Wang Jianzhou

Posted on March 22, 2018

Wang Jianzhou, director general of the China Association of Public Companies and a former China Mobile chairman, has rejected the concerns over 5G business potential. Wang said that applications for the 5G technology will come in time. Speaking on the sidelines of China Week event in Beijing, Wang mentioned that attention around 5G is shifting […]

Huawei completes a 5G NSA functional test based on 3GPP

Posted on March 22, 2018

Huawei has announced that it is the first vendor to complete a 5G NSA (Non-Stand Alone) functional test based on 3GPP. The NSA test was conducted in the third-phase of China’s 5G technology tests in Beijing’s Huairou District. The test was organized by the IMT-2020 (5G) Promotion Group, which aims to meet the ITU’s International […]

Saudi Telecom Company partners with Nokia to launch 5G network

Posted on March 21, 2018

Saudi Telecom Company has partnered with Nokia to launch 5G network in Saudi Arabia in 2018. STC and Nokia will jointly work towards finding the most optimal network strategy and relevant use-cases for 5G deployment in the Saudi market. “We have decided to collaborate with Nokia for this critical launch, with the aim of making […]