SMART manufacturing is among Singapore's six strategic clusters for 5G development, with S$40 million in funding set aside for it in June.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's Maxis Bhd said it has signed an agreement with China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to launch a fifth-generation (5G) telecommunications network in the South-east Asian...

[JAKARTA] The largest Indonesian phone operator said it will wait to see how the spat between US officials and Huawei Technologies Co ends before picking suppliers for 5G wireless equipment.

[BEIJING] Xiaomi Corp introduced its first phone compatible with the latest, fifth-generation cellular technology in China, as the country's once-biggest smartphone maker prepares for an uphill...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, a minister said on Tuesday, indicating it was on track to become one of the first Asian countries to launch...

[SINGAPORE] For most people, the transition to 5G means faster mobile data speeds, possibly up to 100 times quicker than the current standards. For Kim Duk-yong, it means amassing a fortune worth...

[TOKYO] The latest, greatest wireless networks known as 5G promise to revolutionize industries from transportation to medicine. For mobile-phone users, 5G is, for now, a way to show off, said...

EDITORIAL

FIFTH-GENERATION mobile telephony (5G) may be the panacea that telecom companies here need to re-energise their businesses.

[GENEVA] Switzerland was among the first countries to begin deploying 5G, but health fears over radiation from the antennas that carry the next-generation mobile technology have sparked a...

TELECOM operators in the region could rake in billions of dollars more from 5G technology, led by demand from enterprise users, a consulting firm said in a report on Tuesday.