China Telecom

China Telecom is the largest fixed line service and third largest mobile telecommunication provider in China. It is listed in Hong Kong and New York, but is controlled by the Chinese government.

State-run China Telecom Corp is expected to invest in the Philippines and become the Southeast Asian country’s third nationwide telecommunications network operator, according to senior officials of the Duterte administration. Photo: Reuters

China Telecom could become the Philippines’ third telecoms player

China Telecom Corp could become the Philippines’ third nationwide telecommunications operator, officials of the Southeast Asian country said on Sunday, as the government sought to stir up competition to boost notoriously poor fixed-line broadband and mobile network operations.