A social media rep for China Telecom has made a Weibo post in which he echoes a number of the specs we’re expecting to see in the iPhone 6S, but says he has heard nothing to confirm the rumored option of a pink case color to match the rose gold of the Apple Watch. The post […]
A person claiming to be China Telecom’s social media manager has published a new blog on Chinese social media, offering a few details about the upcoming iPhone 6s. Most interestingly, the poster claims that — despite all the rumors to the contrary — he has not seen or heard any evidence supporting the existence of a pink handset. The […]
China is close to reorganising the leadership of its three main telecommunications companies. ||| Shanghai - China is close to reorganising the leadership of its three main telecommunications companies as the government prepares to revamp the industry, people familiar with the matter said. Show More Summary
Although revenues and earnings saw a slight decline on a year-over-year basis, on account of the VAT reforms, lower voice usage and the government's move to reduce data tariffs, the company performed well in two crucial areas – driving...Show More Summary
We know how it can be sometimes living as a foreigner in Shanghai on the days when even those simplest of everyday tasks appear absolutely impossible. Equipped with less-than-fluent Mandarin in a strange, new land buying the right SIM...Show More Summary
Samsung introduced its thinnest smartphone yet — the 5.9mm thick Galaxy A8 — in China earlier this month, and has now launched the handset in its home market. The Galaxy A8 will be available starting July 24 from SK Telecom for 649,000 Korean Won ($563), with white and gold color options on offer.
Senior telecom professional Niaz A. Malik has been appointed Deputy CEO of Zong – China Mobile Pakistan which is a subsidiary of the world’s largest telecom operator China Mobile with over 800 million subscribers. The appointment of Mr. Show More Summary
Airtel has surpassed China Unicom to become World’s 3rd largest telecom company in the world, as per total number of subscribers & revenues. Compared to China Unicom’s 299.09 million users, Airtel has now 303 million customers. Airtel...Show More Summary
In the Chinese wireless market, there is currently fierce competition for high speed (3G and 4G) subscribers with 4G networks (FDD-LTE and TD-LTE) being promoted and expanded in a big way in the country. By the end of April, over 170 million subscribers were using 4G services in China with about 85% of them on market leader China Mobile’s network. Show More Summary
One of mainland China’s largest mobile network operators is hoping to beat its domestic rivals in expanding into the internet of things, which includes wearable devices, mobile payment and smart cars, a senior executive said on Monday.Liu Chunyang, general manager in charge of online platforms and corporate partnership at China Mobile IOT Company, said China […]
China Mobile, the world’s largest carrier by subscribers, tops the list of the world’s largest telecommunication companies again.
Compared to a dismal tally of 691,000 high speed (3G and 4G) subscriber adds by Unicom in April, China Telecom added 2.32 million 3G-4G users, its best monthly performance in 17 months. Since the start of the year, the third largestShow More Summary
Microsoft today announced that it is partnering with a consortium of telecom companies to build a new transpacific undersea cable that will connect a number of points in China, South Korea, Taiwan and Japan with the U.S. West Coast (or beautiful Hillsboro, OR — the home of the Hillsboro Hops — to be precise). Show More Summary
Hank Paulson tells China to be very afraid; Banks' first quarter trading revenue = cautious optimism; Slovakia telecom IPO comin' at ya; "Man rides 11 miles on hood of SUV in Pennsylvania"; and more.
Sharemarkets on both sides of the Atlantic lifted as investors reacted positively to economic stimulus in China, while telecom stocks in Europe rose on M&A activity.
Their goal is to transfer all assets by August 15 this year, according to some reports. Although details are unclear, a Barclays analyst claimed that this transfer of assets could provide the carriers a one-time gain of about $24 billion assuming that all towers are transferred into the JV at once.
This article was authored by Dylan Bushell-Embling, and was originally posted on telecomasia.net. China's planned state-owned telecom infrastructure sharing company is reportedly set to assume ownership of nearly 1 million telecom towers.... [visit site to read more]
By Gerry Shih BEIJING (Reuters) - International Business Machines (IBM) has struck a deal with China Telecom Corp Ltd to offer and manage corporate-grade mobile apps, the latest in a string of tie-ups with Chinese firms. Under the agreement,...Show More Summary
Huawei Technologies, China’s biggest maker of telecom equipment, says on Tuesday profit grew 32.7% last year. Huawei reported a net profit of $ 4.5 billion. Revenue increased 20.6% to $ 46.5 billion last year. The Shenzhen-based company says sales are expected to grow by 10% for the next three to five years, [...]
Most of the carrier’s 2G customers may be adopting China Telecom’s and China Mobile’s 4G networks in light of the their discount offerings and the latter’s massive network expansion (Unicom’s net user base declined by 2.74 million in January and February). Show More Summary