China Mobile

China Mobile Ltd is a state-owned telecom providing mobile voice and multimedia services through a nationwide mobile network. It is listed in New York and Hong Kong and is the world's largest mobile phone operator with about 655 million subscribers as of January 2012.

China Mobile has been busy promoting 4G in the lead-up to the launch of commercial services expected this month. Photo: Xinhua

China Mobile set for 'aggressive' 4G launch with low tariff rates

China Mobile, the world's largest wireless network operator, is poised to introduce the first commercial 4G services on the mainland later this month and stands to capture more high-paying data users under a potential deal with technology giant Apple.