NTT DoCoMo Inc. (9437), KDDI Corp. (9433) and Softbank Corp. (9984), Japan’s largest mobile phone operators, said users in the country’s north are unable to make calls or send e- mails after power blackouts following strong winds.
DoCoMo users are experiencing problems in parts of seven prefectures, the Tokyo-based company said in a statement on its website. Some of KDDI’s customers in Akita prefecture are affected, while Softbank’s users are affected in Akita and Niigata prefectures, the companies said in separate statements today.
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