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Government relaxes handset subsidy ban

27 Oct 2005

The South Korean government has said it will allow mobile operators to subsidise mobile phone prices for customers who have maintained a subscription with the same carrier for three years. The move comes as part of the government’s plans to ease the current ban on handsets subsidies. According to the Ministry of Information and Communication, a total of 15.5 million users in the country meet the three-year requirement.

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