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SK Telecom, KT, LG Uplus to launch 5G service simultaneously

Wednesday 18 July 2018 | 12:02 CET | News
South Korean mobile operators SK Telecom, KT and LG Uplus have agreed to commercially launch their 5G networks at the same time in 2019, Koreajoongangdaily reports, citing the Korean Minister of Science and ICT You Young-min. The measure aims to avoid excessive competition between local operators. At a meeting held on 17 July in Seoul, SK Telecom, KT and LG U+ agreed to simultaneously launch their 5G network on 'Korea 5G Day', the minister said.

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Companies: KT / LG U+ / LG Uplus / SK Telecom
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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