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Japan's Docomo to slash mobile data tariffs - report

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Japanese mobile operator NTT Docomo is finalizing a plan to cut its mobile data fees. The new tariffs are expected to be announced soon. Under the new tariff structure, customers will be charged based on the data they use, Nikkei reports. "It is true that we are considering various options", a Docomo representative said. "We are going to make a bold move", another senior executive said.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KDDI / NTT / NTT DoCoMo / Softbank
Countries: Japan
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