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Thailand's Digital Economy and Society Ministry to start 5G trial in January

Monday 24 December 2018 | 17:23 CET | News
Thailand's Digital Economy and Society (DE) Ministry plans to begin the trial for the 5G testbed in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) in January 2019, according to local publication Bangkok Post citing DE Minister Pichet Durongkaveroj. This move will prepare the country for 5G adoption by 2020. Initially focusing on transport, healthcare and tourism, the 5G trial will feature the recently announced alliance of private firms and state agencies, including Ericsson, Huawei Technologies, Qualcomm, Intel, Nokia, major telecom operators, the Thai Federation of ICT Technology Association, and the

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Companies: Ericsson / Huawei / Intel / Nokia / Qualcomm
Countries: Thailand
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