Latest Telecoms News about South Korea

Moody's: SKT and KT's ratings unaffected by spectrum auction bids

  Moody's Investors Service says the successful bids by SK Telecom and KT Corporation for spectrum blocks will increase adjusted leverage for both companies, but will not affect their ratings and stable outlooks. ...

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Qualcomm and LG Electronics Resolve Arbitration Dispute Over Licensing Terms

  Qualcomm and LG Electronics have resolved through good faith negotiations an arbitration dispute over certain terms in their license agreement ...

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KT and NEC successfully test 5G backhaul solution utilizing E-band spectrum

  NEC has announced the completion of a Proof of Concept trial with South Korea's Korea Telecom for a 5G wireless backhaul solution that utilizes E-Band spectrum (70-80GHz)....

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Samsung Pay Processes Half a Billion Dollars of Transactions

  Samsung says that its mobile payments service, Samsung Pay has reached a global milestone - about five million registered users processed over 500 million dollars in the first six months, ...

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Moody's: SK Telecom's 2015 results in line with expectations

  Moody's Investors Service says that SK Telecom's 2015 results were largely in line with the company's A3 issuer and senior unsecured bond ratings. The ratings outlook remains stable....

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KT, Nokia conduct world's first eMTC field trial on LTE network

  Korea Telecom (KT) and Nokia recently conducted the industry's first eMTC field trial....

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Fitch: No Immediate Rating Impact on SK Telecom from CJ Hellovision Purchase

  Fitch Ratings says SK Telecom's proposed acquisition of a stake in CJ HelloVision (CJH), the largest cable television operator in South Korea, will have no immediate rating effect on SKT or SK Broadband....

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Ericsson and SK Telecom demonstrate 5G network slicing technology

  Demonstration features virtual network slices optimized for services including augmented reality, Internet of Things and enterprise solutions...

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SK Telecom and Nokia Networks achieve 19.1Gbps in 5G trial

  SK Telecom and Nokia Networks together demonstrated Nokia Networks' cmWave technology....

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Moody's: SK Telecom's share buyback is credit negative

  Moody's Investors Service says that SK Telecom's announcement of a share buyback is credit negative but will not affect the company's ratings or stable outlook....

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