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Unicom's Inglorious Award
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5/31/2013  |  4 comments
Staff humiliation strategy goes viral in China
SK Telecom, 4G Trailblazer
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4/22/2013  |  2 comments
Are you watching, Europe?
China Mobile Terminates Taiwan M&A
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Security concerns scupper China Mobile investment in Taiwanese operator
China Mobile's Capex Blowout
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Major carrier plans a near 50% hike in annual spending, with LTE TDD getting a healthy chunk
ZTE & Huawei in IPR Charm Offensive
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3/14/2013  |  2 comments
The Chinese vendors hike their intellectual property investments and ask everyone to play nice with patents
Can Huawei Change?
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1/4/2013  |  8 comments
9:30 AM New year message makes all the right noises, but can it deliver on its stated corporate and cultural aspirations?
Huawei CEO Weighs In on Security
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12/20/2012  |  6 comments
9:10 Vendor posts blog quoting its CEO as it counters security claims
Bharti's Big-Screen Experience
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12/19/2012  |  2 comments
6:50 AM Screen envy is the order of the day at Bharti Airtel's Gurgaon operations center
Infinera Boasts 8Tbit/s Pipe
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11/28/2012  |  3 comments
10:40 AM Vendor has been showing off its super-channels on Japan's non-DWDM-friendly fiber
US vs Huawei/ZTE: The Verdict
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10/8/2012  |  19 comments
5:00 AM No shock as House Intelligence Committee warns that Chinese companies should not be trusted
New CEO for Subex
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10/3/2012  |  1 comment
5:30 AM SPIT vendor to name new chief
Transport Trio on India Shortlist
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9/14/2012  |  Post a comment
7:55 AM Three major optical vendors shortlisted for India greenfield network
Huawei, ZTE Get Grilled in US
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9/14/2012  |  1 comment
4:20 AM Congressional hearing begins, accusations aired, fingers pointed, claims made
Infinera Wins Deal by Default
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9/7/2012  |  Post a comment
10:30 AM In India, Infinera is the only vendor left standing in an optical equipment bid
Huawei Ups Its Security Charm Offensive
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9/5/2012  |  4 comments
10:00 AM Vendor publishes cyber security white paper, proclaims innocence
Huawei's Latest JV
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9/4/2012  |  Post a comment
10:00 AM Teams up with IT services firm iSoftStone but there's hesitation over the US market
So Who Owns Huawei?
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9/3/2012  |  2 comments
10:30 AM It's employee-owned but a report questions how
Tough Going for Subex
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8/10/2012  |  Post a comment
5:15 AM Revenue assurance specialist in doldrums
Def Con Hacks Huawei
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7/30/2012  |  6 comments
9:45 AM Security flaws found in Chinese vendor's smaller routers
South Korea: 4G Nation
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7/23/2012  |  2 comments
4:45 AM LTE goes mainstream in South Korea
FBI Investigates ZTE
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7/13/2012  |  Post a comment
5:20 AM The feds get on ZTE's case over alleged shipments to Iran
Facebook Invests in Subsea Cable
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7/6/2012  |  Post a comment
4:30 AM Social media giant is one of several backers of Asia/Pacific regional network
India's Mobile Stumble
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7/3/2012  |  Post a comment
9:55 AM Mobile growth trend hit by license upheaval
More Bother for Huawei, ZTE
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6/29/2012  |  2 comments
9:10 AM Multiple vendors caught up in patents probe
India's $3.5B GPON Goldrush
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6/28/2012  |  Post a comment
9:00 AM A massive project to connect India's rural villages is underway
More Chinese Whispers
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6/25/2012  |  4 comments
7:40 AM Huawei, ZTE under further scrutiny by US authorities
Mobile Asia Expo: Highlights
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6/21/2012  |  Post a comment
11:00 AM The hot topics from the GSMA's Shanghai event
Alcatel-Lucent's Hot Streak
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5/31/2012  |  2 comments
1:10 PM Alcatel-Lucent is on fire (not literally) in Asia/Pacific, but it wants the operators to spend a LOT more
Breakthrough in India
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5/31/2012  |  Post a comment
11:35 AM A new telecom policy has been approved at last, paving the way for renewed growth and investment
Huawei's Chip Slip
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4/30/2012  |  1 comment
Vendor's chips are staying in-house, despite what might have been said
Nokia's Big Trouble in China
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4/23/2012  |  4 comments
10:00 AM China poses a major challenge to Nokia's smartphone ambitions
China's 1 Billion: Just a Stat
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4/5/2012  |  Post a comment
4:15 AM It's not as big a number as you'd think
India on Brink of 4G
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4/4/2012  |  1 comment
5:05 PM Bharti Airtel set to launch LTE services this month
Huawei Ban Row Escalates
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3/29/2012  |  12 comments
6:45 AM Australia's decision to bar Huawei from NBN deals gets political
Huawei Sales Top $32B in 2011
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3/28/2012  |  Post a comment
12:35 PM Huawei executive's comments suggest growth of more than 10%
ZTE Defends Iran Position
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3/28/2012  |  4 comments
9:00 AM Responds to criticism over Iran business
India Shifts Toward CEM
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3/27/2012  |  Post a comment
9:30 AM Customer experience management is a hot topic in India
Huawei Barred From NBN
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3/26/2012  |  10 comments
5:00 AM Chinese vendor not allowed to bid for role in Australia's national broadband network
Chinese Capex to Hit How Much?
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2/7/2012  |  4 comments
10:15 AM Fixed broadband and 3G set for big bucks investment in China – but just how much is another matter
Angry Shoppers Attack Apple Store
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1/13/2012  |  1 comment
6:35 AM Beijing store pelted with eggs as shoppers denied the iPhone 4S
India's Shock Numbers
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1/10/2012  |  Post a comment
2:45 PM Has India's mobile sector imploded? No ...
No Need for Cloud Rush
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11/23/2011  |  2 comments
6:10 AM Reliance Comm's CIO suggests a measured approach to cloud services
LTE TDD: Asia's Hot Tech
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11/16/2011  |  1 comment
12:00 PM There's no doubt that Asia/Pacific is the center of LTE TDD developments just now
Huawei Buys Out Symantec
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4:45 AM Chinese vendor bolsters its enterprise strategy by taking total control of joint venture
Globe Gets Customer-Centric
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11/11/2011  |  Post a comment
9:25 AM Globe Telecom has customer experience management (CEM) advances at the forefront of its mobile transformation program, with Amdocs as its key partner
Vodafone's Australian Angst
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11/9/2011  |  Post a comment
Service revenues drop Down Under following Vodafone's network problems late last year
Should Huawei Do Business in Iran?
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11/2/2011  |  14 comments
8:00 AM Pressure group seeks vendor's withdrawal from Middle East market
Skype's Latest Telco Friend
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11/1/2011  |  Post a comment
8:20 AM Indonesian operator will charge monthly fee for unlimited Skype use on smartphones
Huawei Eyes Cloud Acquisitions
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11/1/2011  |  Post a comment
6:45 AM Chinese vendor is scouting for acquisition targets and partnership opportunities to bolster its cloud capabilities
China Mobile's 10M iPhones
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10/25/2011  |  Post a comment
10:10 AM Operator says again that Apple promises a TD-LTE iPhone
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At the ARM booth at MWC 2016, Joe Kidder and Bob Monkman speak to Light Reading about OPNFV and their upcoming action.
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