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  1. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Network suppliers, operators warn of mobile disruption

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... if the government seizes and auctions off chunks of 3G spectrum currently in use. Arguments against that government plan were presented yesterday by representatives of Huawei Technologies and Nokia Siemens ... the government's estimate that average 3G data download speeds would drop 18 per cent in the transition period after parts of the existing spectrum were redistributed. Nigel Chan, the head of solutions ...

  2. Business - China Business - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    China Mobile sees deal on telecoms towers completed this year

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 12:51am by Sophie Yu

    ... to move from the 2G network to 3G and 4G service providers. Total users reached 784.6 million last month, but some 70 per cent are still on 2G services. Last week, the company said it was lowering ...

  3. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    3G spectrum deprival may cost consumers, operators up to HK$15.5B

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... b Consumers will bear the brunt of an estimated HK$15.5 billion in costs imposed by the government's plan to seize and reauction chunks of 3G spectrum now in use, according to a study commissioned by the city's leading mobile network operators. The study by British firm Plum Consulting forecast a "substantial disruption" in 3G mobile services once the plan ...

  4. Business - China Business - EARNINGS

    China Unicom's 80b yuan spending plan to aid 4G introduction

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 01:10am by Sophie Yu

    ... per cent rise in net profit to 10.4 billion yuan for last year. "Our policy is that we will continue to provide seamless 3G and 4G services to subscribers," Chang Xiaobing, ... revenue rose 18.5 per cent to 295 billion yuan in 2013. Its mobile subscribers increased 17.4 per cent to exceed 280 million by the end of last year, with 41.7 million new users. The number of 3G ...

  5. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    3G spectrum grab-and-sale plan flawed, say consultants

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Consultants' report says proposal to seize and auction chunks of operators' existing 3G spectrum would severely degrade service 'No benefit' in grab-and-sale plan for 3G The Hong Kong government has underestimated the potential service disruption and high costs likely to be caused by its plan to seize and auction off chunks ...

  6. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Spotlight on China Mobile's 3G subscriber gains, 4G expansion plans

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... improvement, 3G subscriber growth and updates on its 4G network expansion. China Mobile, the world's largest wireless network operator by subscribers, is expected to show modest gains when its financial results for the six months to June are released on Thursday. Listed in Hong Kong and New York, China Mobile had 740.15 million subscribers at the end of June, including 137.88 million 3G ...

  7. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    SmarTone completes first bond offering

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... the company's bid to renew its 3G spectrum licence in 2016. This is the first foray by SmarTone, a subsidiary of Sun Hung Kai Properties, into the international bond market. The 10-year notes issue, ... said that the bond offering was executed primarily in preparation for renewing the company's 3G spectrum allocation in 2016. "We wanted to take advantage of the low, long-term ...

  8. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    3G spectrum battle set to start for network operators

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Network operator is open to all options in its bid to renew licences after profit grows 2 per cent Hutchison eyes joint effort to block 3G plan Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong, which posted a modest net profit in the first half of this year, expects the city's leading network operators to block a government plan to seize and reassign chunks of 3G ...

  9. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    HKT sees more debate ahead for government's 3G spectrum plan

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... HKT, which posted strong first-half earnings yesterday, are hoping the government's plan to seize and reassign chunks of 3G spectrum currently in use would stir more debate among ... Telecommunications Hong Kong have urged the government to follow international practice by renewing their 3G spectrum allocations in the 1.9 to 2.2-gigahertz band, which are due to expire in October 2016. ...

  10. Comment - Blogs

    China smartphones stall, as ZTE launches Star 1

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 11:26am by Doug Young

    ... and not just smartphones. Older 2G models saw the biggest decline, tumbling 70 percent as more users migrate to newer 3G and 4G services. But smartphone sales also stalled, with total shipments for 3G phones from two of China's three mobile carriers posting sharp declines. Most smartphones are 3G models, and China Unicom (0762.HK; NYSE: CHU) and China Telecom (0728.HK; NYSE: CHA) saw ...




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