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Xiaomi continues as China's number one manufacturer

  The latest smartphone sales data shows Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has continued its reign over the Chinese market, holding on to the top spot with ease for the fourth consecutive month...

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China's reform of R&D budget management doesn't go far enough

  In almost 20 years, China's R&D expenditure as a percentage of its gross domestic product has more than tripled, and now surpasses the 28 member states of the European Union....

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China's 4G Rollout Boosts ZTE's Financial Profile

  Fitch Ratings says the rollout of China's 4G networks has provided ZTE an opportunity to repair its credit profile and deleverage, with encouraging signs evident in its 1H14 financial results....

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Huawei and China Telecom Realize Pre-Commercial Use of the World's First LTE eMBMS

  Huawei and China Telecom have jointly announced that pre-commercial use of the world's first LTE-based evolved multimedia broadcast/multicast service (eMBMS) has been deployed for the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games...

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Apple Starts Storing Personal Information in Chinese Data Centres

  Apple has confirmed that it has started storing customer account information on Chinese servers, marking a break from other tech companies who refuse to host personal information in China....

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China Says Apple Ban Due to Lack of Paperwork not Security Concerns

  China's Ministry of Finance say that Apple did not abide by relevant rules, which is why its products have been dropped from government agencies' procurement list....

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Xiaomi becomes China's top smart phone vendor

  In Q2 2014, the world's largest smart phone market, mainland China, accounted for 37% of global shipments - some 108.5 million units. Of the top five vendors in China this quarter, all but one were local companies....

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Chinese Vendors Outpace the Market as Smartphone Shipments Grow 23% in Q2

  Despite a challenging quarter for Samsung, and to a lesser extent Apple, the strong market demand boosted results for most smartphone vendors. ...

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Xiaomi overtakes Apple in Chinese Smartphone Sales

  Samsung has a sales share of 23%, help it to remain its dominance in Urban China Smartphone market, whereas Apple's sales share had plunged to 16%, lost its number 2 seat to Xiaomi who had 21% of the market....

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Apple Opening More Flagship Retail Stores in China

  Apple opened a new store in Chongqing Municipality in southwest China on last week, bringing the number of Apple stores in the Chinese mainland to 11....

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