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Taiwan market: Telecom carriers may offer substantial subsidies for 4G smartphones

May 21, 10:49

Anticipating intense competition in 4G mobile communication market in Taiwan, telecom carriers are likely to offer handsome subsidies for purchases of 4G smartphones in 2015, according...

Digitimes Research: LTE users to reach 335 million in 2014

May 20, 11:55

Japan- and Korea-based operators have been aggressively promoting their LTE services. Their counterparts In Latin America and Europed have also been accelerating the process towards...

Huawei and ZTE top fiber-optic CPE market, says ABI Research

May 16, 16:11

Worldwide broadband customer premise equipment (CPE) shipments surpassed 146 million in 2013. Broadband subscriber net additions as well as existing customers upgrading to higher...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom aims to add 80,000 MOD users during World Cup

May 16, 11:42

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has obtained rights to broadcast 64 matches from the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil to take place during June 12-July 13 and aims to attract 80,000 new MOD (multimedia...

China Telecom 2014 fixed-line Internet-access equipment procurement down 47.5% on year

May 15, 16:06

China Telecom will procure 6.37 million fixed-line broadband Internet-access devices in 2014, decreasing 47.5% on year mainly because the company has allocated a large portion of...

Chunghwa Telecom nets NT$1.78 per share for January-April

May 13, 11:39

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has reported net profit of NT$3.59 billion (US$119 million) for April 2014, resulting in net EPS of NT$1.78 for January-April.

Asia Pacific Telecom to issue new shares for private placement

May 12, 12:20

Asia Pacific Telecom, the only CDMA 2000 mobile telecom carrier and one of the six 4G mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, will issue 826.4 million new shares for private placement...

Global Wi-Fi hotspots will grow to 7.1 million in 2015 as a method to offload traffic, says ABI Research

May 9, 11:27

Worldwide Wi-Fi deployments reached a total of 4.2 million hotspots in 2013, and will continue to grow at a CAGR of 15% between 2013-2018, to exceed 10.5 million. Among the global...

Bridge M2M alliance forms to aid multinational deployment in Asia, said IHS

May 8, 15:05

With cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) connections in Asia expected to more than triple in the coming years, local wireless operators have banded together in a group dedicated to...

China mobile telecom carriers considering infrastructure joint venture, says reports

May 5, 14:13

China Mobile, China Telecom and China Unicom, three main mobile telecom carriers in China, have been evaluating the feasibility of establishing an infrastructure joint venture specifically...

Ambit Microsystems procures 4G equipment from NSN

May 2, 12:04

Ambit Microsystems, one of the six 4G mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, has procured 4G base station equipment worth US$178 million from Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN),...

Chunghwa Telecom aims at 40% share in Taiwan 4G market in 2014

May 2, 12:00

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) aims at a market share of 40% in the Taiwan 4G market by the end of 2014, company chairman Rick Tsai has disclosed.

TWM to start 4G operations in July, says president

Apr 30, 10:44

Taiwan Mobile (TWM), one of the six next-generation (4G) licensees in Taiwan, will kick off commercial operations on a 700MHz frequency bend in July 2014, company president James...

China March mobile phone user base up to 1.248 billion, says MIIT

Apr 30, 10:36

There were 1.248 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of the end of March 2014, growing 0.7% on month and 8.96% on year. 445.02 million (35.65%) were 3G...

Taiwan Star Cellular to acquire Vibo Telecom via stock swap

Apr 28, 10:30

Taiwan Star Cellular, one of the six next-generation (4G) licensees in Taiwan, will hold a 100% stake in Vibo Telecom, a 3G mobile telecom carrier in Taiwan, through a stock swap...

FET sees 1Q14 revenue proportion for non-voice services rise to 42.9%

Apr 28, 10:27

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), one of the three largest mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, saw the non-voice-services proportion of its first-quarter 2014 total mobile communication...

Taiwan market: Ambit 4G infrastructure plan raises security concern over Huawei equipment

Apr 24, 11:38

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) has not yet approved the infrastructure construction plan proposed by Ambit Microsystems, one of the country's six 4G mobile communication...

Taiwan market: 80% of FET subscribers willing to shift to 4G services

Apr 23, 15:12

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), one of the six 4G licensees in Taiwan, has surveyed its 2G/3G subscribers, with the results showing that 80% are willing to shift to 4G subscriptions,...

China Mobile 1Q14 profitability down on year

Apr 23, 14:02

China Mobile, the largest mobile telecom carrier in China, on April 22 released its financial report for the first quarter of 2014, with EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation,...

Vee TIME to spin off WiMAX business

Apr 23, 13:59

Vee TIME will spin off its WiMAX business operations as a subsidiary, tentatively named Super Corporation, which will issue 100 million new shares to Vee TIME, according to the com...

China Mobile aims at 100 million TD-LTE users by end of 2014, says CNS

Newswatch - Apr 22, 16:06

China Mobile is actively deploying TD-LTE networks around China and aims to have 100 million subscribers to its 4G mobile communication services by the end of 2014, according to China-based...

Taiwan international Internet bandwidth rises to over 1.3Tbps in 1Q14, says TWNIC

Apr 21, 14:58

Taiwan's direct Internet connections with 17 countries (including Hong Kong and Macao) reached a total bandwidth of 1.311Tbps as of the end of the first quarter of 2014, increasing...

Taiwan market: Fitel PHS coverage shrinking

Apr 21, 10:14

First International Telecom (Fitel), the only low-power PHS mobile operator in Taiwan, and a WiMAX operator in northern Taiwan, has been frustrated in the process of turning around...

China Unicom sees 73.9% on-year growth in 1Q14 net profits

Apr 18, 13:48

China Unicom on April 17 published its financial report for the first quarter of 2014, with net profits of CNY3.3 billion (US$541 million) hiking 73.9% on year.

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom teams up with Sony Mobile to launch 4G devices

Apr 18, 10:34

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on April 17 announced cooperation with Sony Mobile Communications to launch four 4G-enabled smartphones and a 4G-enabled tablet in a bid to promote its 4G services...

Taiwan market: Chief Telecom launches cloud services

Apr 17, 15:44

Chief Telecom, an IP telecom service provider and a subsidiary of Chunghwa Telecom, has launched BossWin, cloud computing-based services for customer development and order/account...

Taiwan market: FET launches LTE smartphone

Apr 15, 12:33

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), one of the six 4G mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, has announced the launch of Smart 405, an own-brand 700MHz-supporting LTE smartphone...

Chunghwa Telecom nets NT$1.32 per share for January-March

Apr 11, 10:49

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on April 10 reported net profits of NT$3.13 billion (US$103 million) for March 2014, resulting in net EPS of NT$0.91 for January-March.

Vee TIME to merge 2 WiMAX subsidiaries

Apr 10, 13:30

Vee TIME, a WiMAX operator in central and southern Taiwan, on April 9 announced the merger of its two subsidiary WiMAX operators, Tatung InfoComm in central and southern Taiwan and...

KYEC, Sigurd look to double-digit revenue gains in 2Q14

Apr 9, 22:12

IC backend service companies King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) and Sigurd Microelectronics are expected to post double-digit revenue growth in the second quarter of 2014 thanks to increasing...

Smart city communication networks market will surpass US$3.5 billion in annual revenues by 2020, says firm

Apr 9, 15:29

Smart cities are, by definition, connected cities. Most of the innovations in energy, transportation, and the efficient delivery of public services associated with smart cities rely...

Taiwan market: CHT to offer faster fiber-optic Internet access

Apr 8, 11:39

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has revealed it will launch 300Mbps/100Mbps fiber-optic Internet-access services in Taiwan at a monthly charge of below NT$2,000 (US$66) in May 2014.

HTC March revenues more than double sequentially

Apr 8, 10:56

HTC has announced consolidated revenues of NT$16.23 billion (US$534 million) for March, growing 124.6% on month and 2.2% on year, buoyed by the release of its new flagship model the...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom to initially deploy 3,000 4G base stations

Apr 3, 14:41

Asia Pacific Telecom will initially set up 3,000 4G base stations in Taiwan to cover 99% of target population, according to company president Vincent Chih.

Asia-Pacific set to dominate US$35 billion macro RAN market in 2014, says ABI Research

Apr 3, 12:43

Asia-Pacific regional growth in base stations will outpace all other regions in 2014 as it continues to account for the majority of worldwide base station deployments. The Asia-Pacific...

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    HTC Droid DNA

    HTC and Verizon Wireless have jointly announced the HTC Droid DNA, a smartphone with a Full HD 1080p display. It runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor featuring a quad-core...

    Photo: Company, Nov 16.

  • Nokia+Lumia+900+

    Nokia Lumia 900

    At the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Nokia and AT&T announced the Nokia Lumia 900, the first of Nokia's Windows Phone-based range to feature high-speed LTE connectivity...

    Photo: Company, Jan 13.

  • Samsung+Infuse+4G

    Samsung Infuse 4G

    AT&T and Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) have announced the upcoming availability of the Samsung Infuse 4G. Exclusive to AT&T customers, the Samsung Infuse 4G...

    Photo: Company, May 17.

  • HTC+Droid+Incredible+2

    HTC Droid Incredible 2

    Verizon Wireless has announced that the HTC Droid Incredible 2, an Android-based smartphone, will be available beginning April 28 and sell for US$199.99 with two-year service agreements...

    Photo: Company, Apr 28.

  • HTC+Sensation

    HTC Sensation

    HTC has introduced the HTC Sensation, a smartphone that is powered by a Qualcomm 1.2GHz dual-core processor and runs on Android. HTC said smartphones have evolved into pocket-sized...

    Photo: Company, Apr 13.

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