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Regional Communications Business

The principal services in the Regional Communications Business are domestic intra-prefectural communications services and related ancillary services.


Business Activities:

Domestic intra-prefectural communications services and related ancillary services.

Major Services:

FLET'S Hikari, Hikari Collaboration Model, etc.

Main Companies

Results for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2022


In the Regional Communications Business Segment, we worked on the "Hikari Collaboration Model," which provides wholesale fiber-optic access services, among other things, to various service providers, as well as strengthening our solutions business with the aim of revitalizing local communities and regional economies.

Details of Main Initiatives

  • In October 2021, NTT EDX CORPORATION, a company to work on the advancement of higher education, was established through joint investment with Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. Centered on the electronic textbook and educational materials business, the company will provide various services to solve issues in higher education and support the digitization and streamlining of the operations of publishers and bookstores.
  • In November 2021, the Company concluded a cooperation agreement with Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc. and Tohoku Electric Power Network Co., Inc. related to initiatives to improve the operational efficiency of the infrastructure businesses and to solve regional issues, and in December 2021, a cooperation agreement with the HEPCO Group toward development of the region. The parties agreed to work together to improve operational efficiency in the infrastructure businesses that each company is responsible for, to improve disaster response capabilities, and to solve regional issues.
  • In January 2022, NTT DX Partner was established to support the digital transformation of small and medium-sized enterprises and local governments. Leveraging its accumulated know-how in ICT utilization, deep ties with local communities, and abundant assets, the company will provide one-stop services ranging from digital transformation consulting to digital platform construction and operation, while making co-creation and running alongside customers, promoting solutions to regional issues and social issues.