Latest Telecoms News about China

Chinese Phone Manufacturers Secures Funding for Expansion

  Chinese mobile phone manufacturer, CoolPad has raised up to US$175 million in debt funding to expand its sales reach and develop LTE based smartphones....

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Alibaba Plans MVNO Launch in June

  Chinese conglomerate, Alibaba says that it expects to launch its first MVNO service this coming June....

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ZTE Reports Profits Surge for the 1st Quarter

  China's ZTE has reported that its first-quarter profit more than tripled as the company said that it posted increased revenue amid growth in the global 4G market....

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Chinese Consumers Top Mobile Shopping League

  Chinese consumers top the global league tables when it comes to using smartphones for shopping, according to a survey by the consultancy, PwC....

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China's ZTE Expects First-Quarter Profits to Double

  China's ZTE has forecast its first-quarter profit will at least double from the same period last year, which it said reflected the strengthening of core operations....

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Nokia Secures Chinese Approval for Handset Division Sale to Microsoft

  Nokia announced that the planned transaction where Nokia plans to sell substantially all of its Devices & Services business to Microsoft has received regulatory approval from the Chinese government...

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China Mobile's Debt Ratings Held Back by its Government Shareholder

  Fitch said that the ratings reflect CML's leading position in China's mobile market and strong financial position, but that its ratings are constrained by China's sovereign rating (A+/Stable) as CML is ultimately controlled by the state....

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Fitch Upgrades China Telecom to 'A+'; Outlook Stable

  Fitch said that the upgrade reflects its reappraisal of state support and the assessment that the company is strategically important enough to the Chinese government to warrant a notch uplift from its standalone rating....

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USA Targets Telecoms Trade Barriers in China, Pakistan and India

  A report by a US government office has highlighted what it says are trade barriers facing US telecoms firms seeking to operate in overseas markets....

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China's Weibo Files for Listing on US Stock Market

  China's Weibo has formally filed for a stock market listing in the USA, seeking to raise around US$380 million....

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