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R Clark
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posted in March 2020

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Huawei, ZTE win 90% of giant China Mobile 5G tender
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3/31/2020  |  1 comment
China's biggest operator has just handed out major 5G contracts, and the Western rivals to Huawei and ZTE were barely acknowledged.
5G set to make Hong Kong debut
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3/30/2020  |  Post a comment
Hutchison is all set for its 5G debut but is still resisting rules on exclusion zones.
The mysterious case of the vanishing Chinese customers
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3/27/2020  |  Post a comment
… and three other things we've learnt from the telecom reporting season in China.
HKBN doing barter deals for broadband
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3/26/2020  |  Post a comment
Swapping broadband for cheeseburgers? HKBN will barter.
NTT, Toyota in $1.8B smart city tie-up
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3/25/2020  |  Post a comment
The telecom giant and the carmaker are teaming up in the expectation that smart cities will be a major business opportunity.
China Telecom plans 5X boost in 5G capex
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3/24/2020  |  Post a comment
The sum the Chinese mobile operator is tipping into its 5G rollout represents a fivefold increase on what it spent last year.
China Unicom boosts earnings but sales remain flat
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3/23/2020  |  Post a comment
Network sharing has led to savings for the Chinese operator as it ramps up its deployment of 5G services.
Australian government asks streaming companies to throttle NBN traffic
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3/20/2020  |  Post a comment
Faced with surge in NBN loads, Australian govt asks content companies to impose limits.
China Mobile reports 15.4M 5G customers
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3/19/2020  |  Post a comment
China's biggest operator has racked up an impressive number of subscribers to the new technology in just a few months.
Japan 5G: NTT DoCoMo cuts in on SoftBank launch
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3/18/2020  |  Post a comment
But the launch announcement by Japan's biggest operator has a rushed feel.
5G's economic value is driving international race, says Ericsson exec
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3/17/2020  |  Post a comment
Countries are competing against one another to be the first to adopt new-look 5G services, according to an executive for the Swedish vendor.
China telcos issue tenders for 480K 5G basestations
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3/16/2020  |  Post a comment
China's operators are set to ramp up spending on 5G rollout after the recent slowdown.
Chayora set to go live with $1.5B China data center
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3/13/2020  |  Post a comment
Chayora defies trend to build a China data center business and go where few foreign firms have dared venture.
After a flying start, Samsung struggles to gain ground in 5G
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3/12/2020  |  1 comment
The South Korean equipment giant is far off the target it set last year.
GSMA: Don't give spectrum to enterprise
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3/11/2020  |  1 comment
The trade association implores governments to ensure spectrum stays in the hands of telecom operators.
HK, Philippines set to join Asia's 5G party
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3/9/2020  |  Post a comment
New countries in the region are preparing to launch the high-speed mobile technology.
SoftBank ignites Japan 5G market with March 27 launch
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3/5/2020  |  Post a comment
The Japanese service provider has responded to an aggressive mobile launch by Rakuten with its own 5G service.
The great 5G slowdown in Asia
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3/4/2020  |  Post a comment
The region's fledgling 5G market is not growing as fast as hoped, and not necessarily because of coronavirus.
China goverment inspectors flay operators over number portability
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3/3/2020  |  Post a comment
Chinese operators have come in for heavy criticism over their response to the introduction of MNP.
China finally embraces full Internet peering
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3/2/2020  |  Post a comment
China has scrapped hefty Internet data charges in a move that should help China Mobile but hinder the country's other two big operators.

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