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UQ Announces Deployment of Activities for Promoting Area Expansion

UQ Announces Deployment of Activities for Promoting Area Expansion

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TOKYO, March 1, 2011 - UQ Communications Inc. (Headquarter: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President: Akio Nozaka), today announced that UQ starts activities for promoting WiMAX area expansion by means of customers voice.

Since our commercial service start, the number of WiMAX base stations is increasing, and coverage area is expanding rapidly. Over 13,800 base stations installed and actual population coverage rate reached 70%(*) in February 2011.


This activity offers understanding WiMAX usage scene and Area expansion by means of Twitter and Word-of-Mouth web site, in addition to the voice of actual WiMAX users.


Applicable activities are following.



Date of start

Twit about attractive point of WiMAX on twitter

March 1, 2011

Renewal of WiMAX Word-of-Mouse site

March 1, 2011

WiMAX Area Reporters

March 13, 2011(Planned



* Calculating by "Population of area coverage/Residential population". Population data is quoted from the result of  a national census in 2005.





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