SK Telecom faces additional fines over subsidies

South Korea’s telecoms regulator said it will fine market leader SK Telecom (SKT) for providing illegal discounts to attract customers and clear handset inventories ahead of the launch of the Samsung’s new flagship, Galaxy S6. The Korea Communications Commission (KCC) …

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Korean regulator KCC again fines 3 mobile players over subsidies

The Korean Communications Commission (KCC) has once again fined the country’s three mobile operators for offering illegal handset discounts. The regulator imposed fines of KRW1.59 billion ($1.42 million) on LG Uplus, KRW930 million on SK Telecom and KRW870 million on KT, …

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Korean court bans SK Telecom from running tri-band LTE-A ad

South Korea’s KT has won the latest round in its battle to stop rival SK Telecom (SKT) from running what KT said were deceptive ads for its new tri-band LTE-Advanced service. A Seoul court has banned the SKT ads, which claim …

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