Latest Telecoms News about China

China's Smartphone Market Shrinks Year Over Year for the First Time in 6 Years

  China's smartphone market shrank by 4% year over year (YoY) with 98.8 million units shipped in the first quarter of 2015, according to IDC. This is the first time in six years that the China smartphone market declined YoY as the market continues to mature....

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China Telecom selects Anite for LTE data throughput testing

  China Telecom has selected Anite's interoperability and performance test solution - SAS - for LTE data throughput testing. ...

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China Expects 250 Million 4G Subscribers by Year-End

  China's 4G subscriber base has continued to surge, growing by around 60 million in the first quarter of this year, and sign-ups are accelerating....

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Mobile Infrastructure Spending in China Jumped 51 Percent in 2014

  Mobile infrastructure spending soared in 2014, led by WCDMA network expansion at China Unicom and robust TD-LTE eNodeB deployments at China Mobile...

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Chinese Smartphone Maker Sets New World Record

  China's Xiaomi says that it has set a new record for handset sales, having sold over 2 million phones in less than a day....

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Chinese Tower Assets Company Could Start with Nearly Million Towers

  A new telecoms towers infrastructure company could be set up by the Chinese government with at nearly a million towers at its start....

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China Unicom Suffers Two Network Outages

  Hong Kong's telecoms regulator has ordered China Unicom to explain the cause of two network outages that took place within three days of each other....

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Chinese New Year brings a new record for iOS sales in China

  The latest smartphone sales data shows that Apple's iOS sales have reached an all-time high in urban China where it captured 27.6% of the smartphone market....

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Fitch Affirms China Mobile at 'A+' with Stable Outlook

  The ratings reflect Fitch's expectations that CML would be able to maintain its dominant position over the medium term due to its significant economies of scale, robust financial position and solid execution ability....

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China Telecom selects Gemalto to deploy mobile NFC transport

  Gemalto says that China Telecom has selected its UpTeq Multi-tenant NFC SIMs to deploy secure NFC transport services in China's two largest cities - Shanghai and Beijing....

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