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China issues operators with 5G licences

China issues operators with 5G licences

The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has issued the country’s three major operators - China Mobile, China Telecom and China Unicom - with commercial 5G licences.

Huawei will cede 5G lead due to US ban

Huawei will cede 5G lead due to US ban

Huawei’s founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei has stated that the export ban imposed on it by the USA will impact the two-year lead that the vendor purports to have over its rivals’ 5G technology.

Fibre is at home in APAC

It’s perhaps no surprise that China, Japan and South Korea hold the top positions in APAC for homes passed by FTTH networks in a new market report. But the reach of fibre is also growing in places like the Philippines and Bangladesh.

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