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.
The stellar performance of China Mobile's stock this year in Hong Kong has impressed investors. The stock leaped almost 100 per cent, leaving the modest gains of global players such as AT&T and Vodafone look anaemic.Monday, 19 November, 2007, 12:00am
Mainland firms are gaining some 'street cred' from overseas companies and Wall Street after a string of acquisitions helped transform their reputation as slow and overly cautious into fast-moving and downright unpredictable players in the merger and acquisition scene.12 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
China Netcom Group Corp would open its European headquarters in London today, aiming to capture business opportunities arising from strong demand for telecommunications services by overseas enterprises interested in getting into the mainland, industry sources said.2 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
China Mobile Communications' fledgling 3G network in the mainland has faced delays because residents are unhappy about the size of the transmitting equipment being put on top of their buildings.29 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
Shares of China Mobile - 10 years after closing on their debut at HK$10.55 - ended at a record high of HK$149.70 yesterday on strong quarterly earnings growth and as some analysts raised earnings forecasts.
The shares of the nation's largest mobile-telephone operator may reach HK$200 in 12 months, according to ABN Amro.24 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
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
China Unicom, the smaller of the country's two main mobile operators, unveiled a new flexible tariff plan aimed at gaining market share from dominant rival China Mobile among high-spending users.11 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
Shares of mainland telecommunications companies surged after the National Audit Office confirmed it would carry out a two-month comprehensive audit of five state-owned operators to study their operating efficiency.28 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
China Mobile and China Telecom Corp shares climbed to record highs yesterday as investors bet Beijing may be preparing for a long-awaited industry restructuring.
Mainland media reported the National Audit Office would start to collect data from telecommunications firms, including China Telecom, as part of an annual audit of the sector.26 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
China Telecom Corp, the nation's biggest fixed-line telephone operator, said its subscriber base shrank last month for the first time since it released the figures as more users switched to mobile telephones.21 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
China Mobile is set to become the first mainland firm whose shares will top HK$100 when the stock market opens today, helping push the benchmark Hang Seng Index above the 23,000-point level, market watchers said.27 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
China Mobile attracted a record number of subscribers in July for the 10th straight month, signing up 5.6 million new users as fixed-line market leader China Telecom signed up a new low of only 60,000 subscriptions.21 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
Prosten Technology Holdings, whose search technology helps mobile-phone users search for music to download to handsets, said demand for its business will be boosted by the mainland introduction of third-generation phone networks, expected by the middle of next year at the latest.21 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
Rural focus boosts growth as revenue strategy pays off
China Mobile, the world's largest mobile operator, will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its Hong Kong listing in October with analysts lauding the strength of its business model for non-voice value-added services.21 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
China Mobile, the country's biggest cellular operator, yesterday delivered better than expected interim earnings as both voice and new services such as music downloads posted strong growth.17 Aug 2007 - 12:00am