|Updated: 5/16/2006; 4:15:29 PM.
Communications and info tech in developing countries, especially wireless broadband and high-value applications
Saturday, June 05, 2004
N. Korea bans mobile phones
: "North Korea has banned mobile phones only 18 months after allowing them to be introduced there, and the already isolated country is building a barbed-wire fence along its border with China to prevent smuggling, news reports said [3 jun 04].. There were some 20,000 mobile phone subscribers in November 2003, a year after the service began, Yonhap said citing a report in a pro-Pyongyang newspaper from Japan, the Chosun Sinbo. " 10:58:16 PM
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