Mobitel-Ericsson MoU for first 5G Island of Innovation

The MoU signed on 10 March, representing a landmark strategic ICT partnership that aims to bring 5G Internet of Things (IoT) innovation and entrepreneurship to Sri Lanka for the first time in South Asia. Mobitel was also the pioneer in South Asia to launch ... ( read original story ...)

Tackling Asia's final technology frontier

The cost of SIM cards went from $200 to $1.50 overnight. "When they launched, everybody went straight to 3G," said Genevieve Heng, Director at Anthem Asia, a Myanmar-based investment group. "Suddenly everybody was on Facebook. Everybody was connected to ... ( read original story ...)

Reports Says 5G Market Will Expand Over The Next Five Years

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has already begun an assessment of the allocation of 5G frequencies, according to the report, while Asia Pacific 5G technology market share is predicted to exhibit significant growth prospects over the forecast ... ( read original story ...)

China to move to forefront of 5G deployment

Kalvin Peng, head of R&D, Ericsson North East Asia, said 5G service will be gradually deployed in some specific scenarios at first, rather than being extensively implemented around the entire country. Although the market is facing fierce competition for ... ( read original story ...)