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  1. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    China Telecom profit falls, but shares rise on network deal

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Fixed-line operator aims to further expand 3G mobile base through purchase of parent's wireless set-up despite a profit fall of 8.3pc China Telecom shares lift on network deal Network deal lifts China Telecom China Telecom, the world's largest fixed-line network operator, plans to step up the expansion of its 3G mobile user base after ...

  2. iPhone central to China Telecom's 3G expansion

    Posted Apr 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com China Telecom is betting on increased marketing initiatives and sales of Apple's iPhone to help expand its 3G mobile operations despite weak first-quarter net profit. In a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange yesterday, chairman and chief executive Wang Xiaochu said the company's 3G service 'is entering into a phase ...

  3. Hongkongers can buy iPhone 3G S on Friday

    Posted Jul 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But Consumers in the city will finally get their hands on the long-awaited iPhone 3G S, Apple's speediest iPhone model, on Friday. Cellular network operator 3 Hong Kong yesterday remained tight-lipped over tariff plans and sales arrangements. Prospective buyers can keep an eye on the Web- http://iphone.three.com.hk- where the company will unveil the details from ...

  4. Time not right for 3G, says ministry

    Posted Mar 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... Georgina Lee While the necessary conditions exist for a 3G introduction in China, the technology- especially its homegrown TD-SCDMA networking system- is not mature enough for an immediate ... desire for 3G licences, but the time was not yet right. 'All I can say is that the government still does not have a timetable for 3G,' Mr Zhou said. 'The market conditions for 3G ...

  5. SmarTone shows the naked truth about 3G strategy

    Posted Sep 21st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... delivers the message that 3G phones are no longer bulky and are just as user friendly as a 2G phone,' Mr Li said. Since partnering with the British-based Vodafone Group, SmarTone ...

  6. Unicom to upgrade networks

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... and attracted 26 million, but declined to detail this year's target. The Beijing-based company also said its loss-making 3G business would see a turnaround this year. 'The growth in users ... the company will launch handsets priced at 700 yuan or less to lure low-end 3G users. Independent industry analyst Xiang Ligang said the cheaper smartphones were more effective in attracting users ...

  7. Angry Birds empire to expand

    Posted Jan 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... quarter pre-loading its popular game on a range of non-3G mobile phones to provide more mainland mobile subscribers with a similar Angry Birds experience that 3G smartphones provide. The mainland had about 970 million mobile users as of November, with only 110 million on 3G networks. Holm said Rovio was also keen to explore how it could further grow via advanced internet-connected ...

  8. press play

    Posted Jun 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez For local consumers, the big news for gadgets was last month's report about the official release of Apple's iPhone. But there was even bigger news on YouTube: Apple chief Steve Jobs has unveiled the new 3G iPhone... Not! A hilarious video parody (keywords: 'Apple Announces 3G iPhone! Exclusive!'), created by online network Indy Mogul, shows ...

  9. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    China Telecom's net profit falls 9.5pc despite 15.5pc rise in revenue

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 02:23pm by Sophie Yu

    ... the short-term pressure on profitability". The company had 165.3 million subscribers at the end last month, of which 74.9 million were fast-speed 3G network users. It gained a net 2.8 million 3G ... at adding more than 30 million mobile subscribers this year. The company's percentage of 3G users reached 45 per cent last month, much higher than the industry average of 20 per cent. Expansion ...

  10. Comment - Blogs - TELECOMS

    China Mobile gets 4G edge, iPhone coming?

    Posted May 09th 2013, 11:29am by Doug Young

    ... that China Mobile would be the first to benefit under this kind of staggered approach, and could receive its 4G license as early as October. Problems with China Mobile's 3G network, combined ... nonstop since it was first required to use another homegrown Chinese standard when the MIIT issued 3G licenses around five years ago. Problems with China Mobile's 3G network, combined ...




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