Press Releases

October 12, 2020

stc and Rakuten Mobile Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

  • Mobile
September 30, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Launches 5G Service with New Plan, Same Monthly Fee: Rakuten UN-LIMIT V

  • Mobile
September 30, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Releases New 5G-Compatible Smartphone: Rakuten BIG

  • Mobile
September 23, 2020

Tech Mahindra and Rakuten Mobile Collaborate to Bring Rakuten Communications Platform to Global Customers

  • Mobile
September 16, 2020

Rakuten Mobile and Telefónica sign MoU to Cooperate on OpenRAN

  • Mobile
July 1, 2020

Rakuten Mobile and University of Glasgow Reach Agreement to Collaborate on Research into Edge Computing and Transport Protocols

  • Mobile
June 30, 2020

Rakuten Mobile UN-LIMIT Applications Exceed 1 Million

  • Mobile
June 30, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Initiatives Selected by Japan’s NEDO for Research and Development of Enhanced Infrastructures for Post-5G Information Communication Systems

  • Mobile
June 30, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Ramps Up International Expansion for Rakuten Communications Platform

  • Mobile
June 3, 2020

Rakuten Mobile and NEC Agree to Jointly Develop Containerized Standalone 5G Core Network

  • Mobile
May 20, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Announced as Founding Member of the Open RAN Policy Coalition

  • Mobile
May 15, 2020

Launch of Rakuten Mobile 5G Service Postponed Three Months due to Impact of COVID-19

  • Mobile
May 13, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Plans to Acquire Innoeye to Support Rakuten Communications Platform Launch

  • Mobile
April 14, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Completes Connection of MMEs with KDDI Roaming Areas Through S10 Interface

  • Mobile
April 8, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Announces Full-Scale Commercial Launch; Unveils Enhanced “Rakuten UN-LIMIT 2.0” Service Plan

  • Mobile
April 6, 2020

Rakuten Mobile and Rakuten AirMap to Carry Out Mobile Base Station Inspections Utilizing Drones

  • Mobile
March 30, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Announces GIGA School Program Support Plan Available for All Schools Nationwide

  • Mobile
March 24, 2020

Rakuten Mobile and NEC Begin Production of Open RAN 5G Radio Equipment

  • Mobile
March 12, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Announces Launch of “Rakuten Mobile Partner Program”

  • Mobile
March 3, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Unveils “Rakuten UN-LIMIT”: Unlimited Mobile Carrier Plan for Monthly Charge of 2,980 Yen

  • Mobile
March 3, 2020

Rakuten and Vodafone Invest in AST & Science’s Space Venture to Reach More People, Devices and Places with Mobile Coverage

  • Mobile
February 21, 2020

Rakuten Mobile and TPG Telecom Sign Partnership Agreement to Trial 5G OpenRAN in Singapore

  • Mobile
January 23, 2020

Rakuten Mobile Opens Second Wave of Free Supporter Program: Adding 20,000 Participants

  • Mobile
January 9, 2020

Rakuten Mobile and Queen’s University Belfast Reach Agreement to Establish Edge Computing Hub

  • Mobile
October 1, 2019

Rakuten Mobile Acquires Blanket Licenses for Specified Base Stations from Telecommunications Bureaus Nationwide

  • Mobile
September 30, 2019

Rakuten Mobile Opens Applications for “Free Supporter Program” from October 1

  • Mobile
September 6, 2019

Rakuten Mobile to Launch New Mobile Operator Service

  • Mobile
September 6, 2019

Rakuten Mobile to Offer New MVNO Service Plans, including “Super Hodai”

  • Mobile
July 9, 2019

Rakuten Mobile to Take Over Operation of "DMM mobile" and other business from DMM.com

  • Mobile
June 5, 2019

Rakuten Mobile and NEC to Build Open vRAN Architecture in Japan

  • Mobile
May 7, 2019

Rakuten Completes Investment in Altiostar

  • Mobile
April 10, 2019

Notice Regarding Approval of Special Radio Station Deployment Plan (3.7 GHz and 28 GHz Frequency Band Allocation)

  • Mobile
March 28, 2019

Announcement of Change of Corporate Name of Rakuten Mobile Network, Inc.

  • Mobile
March 19, 2019

TEPCO PG, KDDI, SoftBank and Rakuten Mobile Network to Collaborate on Trials of Base Station Equipment Sharing Utilizing Electric Power Infrastructure

  • Mobile
February 20, 2019

Rakuten and Tech Mahindra Open World-Class 5G Lab in Tokyo

  • Mobile
February 12, 2019

Rakuten Launches First Real-World End-to-End Tests in a Fully Virtualized Cloud-Native Mobile Network

  • Mobile
February 12, 2019

Rakuten to Invest in Mobile Industry Innovator Altiostar

  • Mobile
January 23, 2019

Rakuten Mobile Network Receives Blanket Licenses for Specified Radio Stations in the Kanto, Tokai and Kinki Regions

  • Mobile
October 29, 2018

Rakuten Mobile Network to Utilize Hokuriku Electric Power Company Infrastructure for MNO Base Stations

  • Mobile
October 29, 2018

Rakuten and Tech Mahindra Collaborate to set up World-Class 5G Labs in Tokyo and Bengaluru

  • Mobile
October 2, 2018

Rakuten Mobile Network Completes First Successful 5G Trials with Nokia in Japan

  • Mobile
April 9, 2018

Notice Regarding Approval of Special Base Station Deployment Plan (1.7 GHz Frequency Band Allocation)

  • Mobile
March 23, 2018

Rakuten to Utilize Chubu Electric Power Infrastructure for Establishing MNO Base Stations

  • Mobile
March 6, 2018

Rakuten and TEPCO Group reach agreement on utilization of infrastructure for establishing MNO base stations

  • Mobile

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