KDDI Corp (9433.T)
* Says board approves to boost Hong Kong unit's capital by $152 million for acquisition
BRIEF-KDDI Corp expected to report increase of 15 pct in operating profit for April-Dec period - Nikkei
* KDDI Corp is expected to report a 15 percent operating profit increase to around 770 billion yen ($6.85 billion) for April-December period - Nikkei
* Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA-" - R&I
YANGON, Jan 12 Myanmar on Thursday awarded its fourth - and final - telecoms license to a joint venture between Vietnam's telecom company Viettel and two local firms, heating up competition in a rapidly growing market by adding a second majority-Myanmar operator.
YANGON Norwegian telecoms company Telenor will focus on improving data services in Myanmar, the head of the local business said on Wednesday, as an era of rapid subscriber growth following the opening up of the economy has ended.
* Says it plans to set up new unit to take over its business of DeNA Shopping and its controlling subsidiary's business of au shopping mall