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Jun 10, 2019

5G to contribute $700bn to global economy by 2030

Over the next 10 years, global telecom operators will invest up to $1.5 trillion in 5G network rollouts, predicts research firm IDTechEx.

Nov 14, 2018

Nigerian firm takes blame for Google glitch

Nigeria's Main One Cable takes responsibility for a glitch that temporarily caused some Google global traffic to be misrouted through China.

Sep 10, 2018

China Telecom partners with Teraco

China Telecom Global has selected Teraco Data Environments as the location for its inter-connection hub.

May 10, 2018

Liquid Telecom to set up network between Africa, Asia

The local company forms a partnership with China Telecom Global to set up a network collaboration between Africa and Asia.

Apr 23, 2014

China Mobile posts lowest quarterly profit

The world's biggest mobile carrier by subscribers books its lowest quarterly profit in five years as messaging apps sap revenue.

Mar 20, 2014

China Mobile profit misses estimates

The company blames pressure from messaging services, as well as increased competition from rival carriers.

Jan 29, 2014

Apple awaits China watershed

A disappointing March-quarter revenue forecast for Apple in China raises doubt about the country's appetite for Apple devices.

Dec 27, 2013

China approves open mobile pilot

A scheme allowing private companies to piggy-back on the country's three dominant telecommunications providers to offer own-brand mobile services is approved.

Dec 6, 2013

China Mobile, Apple talks continue

The biggest mobile operator in China is still in negotiations with Apple to offer iPhones on its network.

Oct 28, 2013

ZTE, China Telecom set world record

The companies completed real-time data transmission over 3 200km on G.652 optical fibre without Raman amplification that was error-free for 24 hours.

Sep 25, 2013

China to open Internet free-trade zones

The country's ruling party gradually lifts Internet censorship, opening free-trade zones that will allow access to previously restricted sites.

Sep 17, 2013

ZTE expands cloud offering abroad

Despite the challenge of allaying security concerns, ZTE plans to expand cloud computing services abroad.

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