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Rakuten Mobile hails strong consumer interest

Rakuten Mobile received more than 1 million applications for its free unlimited 4G service in …

Singapore office leads Rakuten Mobile global push

Rakuten Mobile established an international headquarters in Singapore to spearhead the global launch of its …

Rakuten Mobile delays 5G launch

Rakuten Mobile, which last month became the fourth mobile operator in Japan after deploying a …

Rakuten Mobile defends subs growth

Rakuten Mobile chairman and CEO Mickey Mikitani (pictured) insisted uptake of a free mobile service …

Blog: Is Rakuten Mobile off to a slow start?

More than seven weeks after Rakuten Mobile started accepting applications for its free unlimited 4G …

Mobile Mix: Rakuten rocks up in Japan

Joseph has all the action from Rakuten’s network launch in Tokyo, as the disruptive operator …

Rakuten, Vodafone fund mobile satellite network

Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten and Vodafone Group became lead investors backing a start-up project to …

Rakuten expands free trial, targets April launch

Rakuten Mobile expanded a limited 4G trial service and outlined plans to launch full commercial …

Rakuten Mobile loss widens

Rakuten Mobile, the mobile unit of the Japanese e-commerce giant, reported a significantly higher operating …

Rakuten linked to SK Telecom for 5G expertise

Rakuten Mobile, the fourth mobile operator in Japan, is reported to have signed a deal …