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China Mobile in talks with Apple to offer iPhone

China Mobile, the world's biggest mobile phone operator, is in talks with Apple about offering the iPhone to its customers, Chairman Xi Guohua told a shareholders' meeting in Hong Kong yesterday.

Thursday, 17 May, 2012, 12:00am

CTI wants decision on TV licences

City Telecom (CTI), Hong Kong's second largest broadband service provider, has urged the government to fast-track new free-to-air television licences.

CTI chairman Ricky Wong (pictured) said he did not have a clue when the government would issue the licences, but hoped it would be soon.

21 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

SmarTone rings up HK$321m

SmarTone Telecommunications Holdings, which runs mobile-phone networks in Hong Kong and Macau, plans to rapidly add capacity while upgrading its infrastructure and anticipates steady growth this year.

24 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Indonesian unit boosts HTIL subscriber growth

Hutchison Telecommunications International Ltd (HTIL), which operates mobile networks in emerging markets, said yesterday that subscribers increased 32.76 per cent in the first quarter due to strong performance in Indonesia.

HTIL said subscribers rose to 9.97 million from 7.51 million last year and was up 6.6 per cent from the fourth quarter.

26 May 2009 - 12:00am

China Mobile income forecast to rise 30pc

China Mobile is expected to report up to a 30 per cent surge in net profit for last year, thanks to strong growth in subscribers and rising revenue from non-voice value-added services.

Analysts estimate China Mobile's net profit to be in the range of 82.6 billion yuan (HK$90.61 billion) to 86.6 billion yuan, up 25.1 to 30 per cent from a year ago.

18 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

China Mobile earnings rise 37pc

Strong consumer demand adds 48.43 million new users in third quarter

China Mobile, the nation's largest mobile operator, delivered a 37 per cent growth in net profit for the third quarter as the strong economy drove robust demand for its services, the company said yesterday.

23 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Unicom cost cuts pay off with underlying profit rising 34pc

China Unicom, the smaller of the country's two mobile operators, beat expectations with a 34 per cent gain in underlying first-half profit on various cost-control measures.

Profit before one-time items rose to 3.77 billion yuan as revenue grew 5.1 per cent to 49.1 billion yuan.

24 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

City Telecom returns to the black

City Telecom, one of Hong Kong's largest fixed-line carriers, returned to profit in the first half after cutting expenditure and operating expenses and on improved performance by its broadband business.

19 May 2007 - 12:00am

China Mobile rides cash wave

Boost in dividends after 27pc surge in first-half earnings triggers share rally, but analysts remain cautious

China Mobile (Hong Kong) charmed the stock market yesterday with forecast-beating interim results and a promise to pay out 39 per cent of full-year earnings to shareholders.

11 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Low-spending users drive China Mobile

China Mobile, the Hong Kong-listed wireless giant serving all 31 mainland provinces, signed up 8.91 million new subscribers during the third quarter but said the growth was driven by low-usage, low-spending customers.

The company has the largest subscriber base in the world with 194.38 million active users.

21 Oct 2004 - 12:00am