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.

Frugal 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.