Chinese telecom giant and smartphone maker Huawei this afternoon said its “Mate 9” smartphone, introduced this fall, will go on sale in the U.S. starting tomorrow for $599.99, available through Amazon.com and other online outfits. This is the first time Huawei’s flagship phone has been made generally available in the U.S., said Richard […]
Last week, in a largely "under the radar" event, one of China's wealthiest billionaires (if only on paper), Wu Ruilin, chairman of the Guangdong based telecom company Cosun Group, and whose personal fortune of 98.2 billion yuan ($14Show More Summary
December 22, 2013: After months of false starts, Apple finally announces it has secured a deal with China Mobile to bring the iPhone to the world’s largest telecom company. With 760 million potential iPhone customers in the offing, the...Show More Summary
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TAIPEI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Taiwan has expressed its "stern opposition" to Malaysia's deportation of 21 Taiwanese suspected of multi-million dollar telecoms fraud to China, the latest example of a problem that has strained cross-Strait ties.
Already one of the world’s top three makers of telecom networking gear and smartphones, China’s technology giant looks to take on Western heavyweights in the market for cloud-computing equipment.
Media are fawning on Chinese Internet sensation Tencent, which has just edged past telecoms giant China Mobile to become the nation's most valuable publicly traded company. Such a feat would have been unthinkable a decade ago, when the nation's private sector was still in its infancy and state-run monoliths like [...]
China Telecom, the state owned fixed-line operator, has released its latest five-year plan detailing the company’s move into emerging markets. The change comes as China Mobile, the state owned mobile operator, starts to encroach on China Telecom’s business. Show More Summary
NAIROBI/TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan said on Monday it had lodged a complaint with Kenya over the deportation of five of its nationals to China after a court acquitted them of charges of running illegal telecoms operations.
Europe should focus on attracting Chinese investments in the IT and telecom spheres, Luigi Gambarella, president of the business-led association ChinaEU, said in an interview with the newspaper China Daily.
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson is being investigated by U.S. authorities over possible corruption related to its business in China, Swedish daily Svenska Dagbladet (SvD) reported late on Thursday, citing unnamed sources. Show More Summary
The Chinese telecom giant is taking its Korean counterpart to court in the U.S. and China.
Billionaire short-seller Jim Chanos just announced a new short position — in a South Africa-based telecoms company. The Kynikos Associates founder announced he was short MTN Group at the 2016 Ira Sohn conference. Really, though, Chanos...Show More Summary
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China has arrested one of its top 10 most-wanted fraud suspects, who is accused of conspiring with others to swindle 35 million yuan ($5.4 million) in a telecoms scam, state news agency Xinhua has reported. Wen Longjian,...Show More Summary
Most traffic via Asia and Europe travels under the ocean despite the fact that you can walk from one to the other. But the terrestrial efforts are gaining more ground, and this week we saw another pathway develop. China Telecom Global (CTG) and JSC Kazakhtelecom (KT) have signed an agreement to cooperate on a low […]
China Telecom published its Q1 2016 results on Thursday, reporting revenue growth that was driven by its expanding subscriber base, increasing 4G user mix and higher terminal sales. The carrier’s performance in the wireline segment was also fairly good, as data services continued their robust growth, effectively offsetting the decline in voice services. However, operating […]
BEIJING (Reuters) - Confessions by two more Taiwanese telecoms fraud suspects, from among dozens deported from Kenya to China last month, were aired by Chinese state television on Monday, appearing to back China's contention that such crimes are lightly dealt with in Taiwan.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will try the 45 Taiwan suspects in a telecoms fraud case who were deported by Kenya to China this month, the Chinese government told a delegation from Taiwan, state media reported, in a case that has angered the self-ruled island.
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan prosecutors angered China over the weekend by freeing 20 Taiwanese suspected of defrauding Chinese nationals in a telecoms scam but on Thursday changed their minds, taking most of them into custody on suspicion of committing "serious crime".
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's commerce ministry said on Friday it hoped telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp could be removed as soon as possible from a U.S. list of companies slapped with tough export restrictions this month. On Tuesday the U.S. Show More Summary