Japan allocates 5G spectrum with conditions that cement curbs on Chinese vendors such as Huawei

//Japan allocates 5G spectrum with conditions that cement curbs on Chinese vendors such as Huawei

Japan allocates 5G spectrum with conditions that cement curbs on Chinese vendors such as Huawei

Japan’s telecommunications companies were formally allocated 5G spectrum by regulators on Wednesday ahead of the launch of high-speed wireless services next spring, with conditions that effectively prevent carriers from using equipment supplied by Chinese vendors.The three big carriers – NTT Docomo, KDDI and SoftBank Corp – along with new entrant Rakuten Inc, received spectrum from the telecoms ministry.The technology, which can provide data speeds at least 20 times faster than 4G, is seen as…

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