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Korean ICT minister urges operators to speed up 5G deployment

Friday 5 January 2018 | 12:57 CET | News
South Korean ICT Minister Yoo Young-min met with representatives of domestic mobile operators, urging them to speed up the deployment of 5G networks, Yonhap news agency reports. The Ministry of Science and ICT and SK Telecom, KT and LG Uplus plan to commercially launch 5G networks in early 2019, as well as build nationwide infrastructure by 2020. Park Jung-ho, head of SK Telecom; Kwon Young-soo, head of LG Uplus; and KT CEO Hwang Chang-kyu participated at the meeting with the Korean ICT Minister earlier today.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KT / LG Uplus / SK Telecom
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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