SmarTone Mobile Communications is a mobile phone operator in Hong Kong, and partly owned by Sun Hung Kai Properties. SmarTone was launched by Sun Hung Kai Properties and ABC Communications in 1992.

  • 5G data traffic originating from indoors is set to expand amid the wide use of work-from-home technologies and the digital transformation of industries
  • Many target 5G use cases, such as industrial automation, utilities, transport, retail, remote health care and smart office, will be deployed inside buildings

Hong Kong's communications watchdog has told telecoms operator SmarTone to submit a report after an outage on Thursday left many of its subscribers disconnected.

Hong Kong's incumbent mobile network operators could see improved financial performance next year, after the government concluded its much-anticipated public auction of radio spectrum on Monday.

SmarTone Telecommunications Holdings, which has warned investors about a drop in net profit for the year to June, is likely to find its prospects turning brighter during this financial year after a lacklustre period in the mobile market.