Articles tagged with: Ovum and Unicom

iPhone in China: China Mobile or China Unicom?

The iPhone distribution negotiations between Apple and China Mobile were first reported in 2007. While many expected to see the two shake hands, no deal has yet been announced and it is now rumoured that Apple will partner with China Unicom instead. What is interesting is how the competitive environment will influence any cooperation. more

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Chinese Wireless Value-Added Services Market has Room to Grow

According to ovum, the 437 million mobile phone users in China undeniably make it the world's most promising market for wireless value-added services (WVAS), and the market will grow at a very dynamic and robust pace in the years ahead. With data contributing 21% of total mobile service revenues by June 2006, ovum forecasts that WVAS will generate over US$11.5 billion revenues in China by 2010, a 48% surge from 2006. more

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