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New Japanese PM threatens to raise spectrum fees
Sep 18, 2020
by Richard Handford

Yoshihide Suga, Japan’s new Prime Minister, is unhappy about the prices charged by mobile operators NTT Docomo, KDDI and SoftBank and said the government should consider increasing the fees they pay to use spectrum. Read more...

Major Japanese companies show interest in local 5G
Dec 06, 2019
by Richard Handford

The possibility of acquiring their own localised 5G spectrum is attracting the attention of well-known Japanese companies, although not solely from the sector one might expect.  Read more...

Japan assigns 5G spectrum for $14.5 billion
Apr 16, 2019
by Manuel R. Marti

Japan's telecoms ministry has awarded spectrum to the country's three established mobile operators—NTT Docomo, KDDI and SoftBank—along with the recent new entrant Rakuten.  Read more...

Top Japanese official criticises operators’ spectrum use
Sep 07, 2018
by Richard Handford

Big private profits are being generated through the use of a publicly owned asset, according to the country’s chief cabinet secretary. Read more...

Japanese mobile operators warn government over auction plans
Mar 19, 2018
by Richard Handford

NTT Docomo, KDDI and Softbank have cautioned against an over-reliance on bid size when making spectrum awards, as the Japanese government mulls a shake-up in frequency assignments. Read more...

Japanese spectrum contest could herald a break with past policy
Jan 29, 2018
by Richard Handford

Japan is deciding how to award frequencies in the 1.7 GHz and 3.4 GHz bands, a process that could pave the way for a disruptive newcomer and a significant change in the country's approach to spectrum assignment. Read more...

NTT Docomo and Nokia research 5G in 4.4–4.9 GHz band
Jul 27, 2015
by Toby Youell

NTT Docomo and Nokia have launched a research project that will aim to achieve a throughput speed of 10 Gbps with optimised latency using the 4.4–4.9 GHz band. Read more...

NTT Docomo and six technology vendors launch 5G trials
May 12, 2014
by Toby Youell

The plans reveal the areas of 5G research that key technology vendors are undertaking, as well as their current assumptions about 5G. Read more...