To give you a breakdown, naturally, because of the foreseen increase of smartphones, we have decided to expand the capacity and build up the facilities in the case of packet switches, for example. This time around, we have seen a huge increase in a number of control signals, so we decided to reinforce the capabilities to accommodate this growth of control signals. It’s not only about the simultaneous connection. So, out of this ¥120 billion of investment, ¥90 billion were already appropriated for in our existing plants.

Read the rest of this transcript for free on

If you liked this article you might like

Softbank's Masayoshi Son Is Ready to Strike Soon With a Megadeal Involving Sprint

Vice's Big Bet on Mobile TV in the Age of Facebook and YouTube