Thursday, 20 September 2018

Korea telcos in fresh wave of sales bans

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Monday 10 March 14

ICT Ministry slaps staggered suspensions on all three carriers; telco watchdog KCC is eyeing possible penalties too.

South Korea's telecoms authorities are preparing to carry out their threat to do whatever it takes to curb excessive subsidies on mobile handsets, after reports emerged that they are planning a fresh round of sales bans that could last for months. A source at the Korea Communications Commission (KCC) on Monday said in a report by Yonhap that the watchdog will announce a fresh round of penalties on Thursday…

South Korea's telecoms authorities are preparing to carry out their threat to do whatever it takes to curb excessive subsidies on mobile handsets, after reports emerged that they are planning a fresh round of sales bans that could last for months. A source at the Korea Communications Commission (KCC) on Monday said in a report by Yonhap that the watchdog will announce a fresh round of penalties on Thursday…

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