Posts Tagged ‘telecom’

China’s Communications Network Security Professional Committee Established

With online and wireless security more important than ever, the Communications Network Security Professional Committee of the China Association of Communications Enterprises has been created in Beijing to address issues surrounding spam, hacking, and phishing activities.
The members of the committee include China’s three major telecom operators, China Mobile, China Unicom, and China Telecom as well […]


NGMN Alliance Announces NGMN Industry Conference & Exhibition 2010 in Shanghai, China

London, UK (March 12, 2010) /ChinaNewswire.com/ — The NGMN Alliance today announced its NGMN Industry Conference & Exhibition 2010 will take place on the 2-4 June, in Shanghai, China. As in the previous years the conference will feature an unrivalled line-up of top executives from NGMN partner companies and representatives from the entire mobile […]


Unified SMS Price Formally Launched In China

According to the order previously issued by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, starting from January 15, 2009, Chinese telecommunications operators have implemented unified prices for the short message service, no matter if the message is sent within the network of a single operator or sent across networks of different operators.


Nortel Greater China President Retires

Nortel has announced that Jackson Wu, former president for Nortel Greater China, has retired from his position, replaced by Huang Chenhong and Huang Yanwen, who will be in charge of Nortel Greater China’s Operator Department and Corporate Network Department, respectively.


China’s Online Game Sector Made CNY18.38 Billion Revenue In 2008

At the China Game Industry Annual Conference 2008, a report on China’s game industry for 2008 was released with information that the actual sales within China’s online game industry in 2008 was CNY18.38 billion, a year-on-year increase of 76.6%.


China Unicom Publishes Operating Statistics For November 2008

China Unicom has published its operating statistics for November 2008, which state the number of its GSM mobile phone users increased by 996,000 during the month, reaching an accumulated number of 133 million users.


Hong Kong Agrees On Privatization Of PCCW

The Office of the Telecommunications Authority of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has announced that it has agreed on allowing privatizing PCCW, one of the largest and most comprehensive communications providers in Hong Kong.


MIIT Orders Chinese Telecom Operators To Eliminate SMS Price Differences

China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and National Development and Reform Commission have jointly published a notice which orders Chinese telecom operators to set a unified price before January 15, 2009 for short messages sent within a network and between different networks.


MIIT: Revenue Of China’s Telecom Industry Up 8.1% In First Ten Months Of 2008

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has published a report on China’s telecom industry for the first ten months of 2008, which says from January to October 2008, China’s telecom industry realized revenue of CNY679.79 billion, a year-on-year increase of 8.1%.


China Mobile Beijing Branch Loses Lawsuit For Excessive International Call Fees

Chinese consumer Zhang Yongping sued China Mobile Beijing branch for erroneously charging him over CNY1,400 for international call fees and the Beijing Chaoyang People’s Court announced the decision on November 26, 2008 and ordered the telcom company to return the over-charged CNY1,432.18 to Zhang.