China Mobile Hong Kong launches 4G LTE mobile data services in April. Photo:SCMP
Telecoms: 4G and IPTV In, Cisco Out
The headlines are buzzing with news bits from each of the country’s three major telcoms, with high-speed services taking big steps forward even as US telecoms equipment powerhouse Cisco could be bracing for a Chinese winter.
Doug Young has lived and worked in China for 15 years, much of that as a journalist for Reuters writing about Chinese companies. He currently lives in Shanghai where he teaches financial journalism at Fudan University. He writes daily on his blog, Young’s China Business Blog (www.youngchinabiz.com), commenting on the latest developments at Chinese companies listed in the US, China and Hong Kong. He is also author of a new book about the media in China, “The Party Line: How the Media Dictates Public Opinion in Modern China.”