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4G networks to handle more data traffic than 3G networks by 2016, says ABI Research

Sep 27, 12:17

Even though 4G's share of cellular subscriptions stood at 2.9% at the end of second-quarter 2013, it is expected to account for slightly more than 20% of the total data consumed on...

China August mobile phone users grow to 1.196 billion, says MIIT

Sep 26, 11:40

China had 1.196 billion subscribers to mobile communication services as of the end of August 2013, growing 0.88% on month and 11.51% on year. Of the subscribers, 351.29 million (29.38%)...

Taiwan 4G auction: Highest price for C5 band rises to 5.52 times floor price

Sep 24, 14:58

In the multiple-round auction for 12 frequency band units available for operating next-generation (4G) mobile communication services in Taiwan, the highest bid for the C5 band (1755-1770MHz...

Taiwan 4G: Foxconn is most competitive, says Guo

Sep 18, 14:51

The Foxconn Group is the most competitive among all candidates seeking a next-generation (4G) mobile communication license in Taiwan, primarily because it has been investing much...

Taiwan 4G auction: Total bid price 60.15% above floor price

Sep 18, 10:48

In the multiple-round price-bidding competition for the 12 frequency band units available to operate next-generation (4G) mobile communication services, total bids on September 17...

Taiwan 4G: Auction for C5 band unit rises to 5.05 times floor price

Sep 17, 11:52

In the multiple-round auction for 12 frequency band units available for next-generation (4G) mobile communication services in Taiwan, the highest temporary bid for 30MHz-bandwidth...

Chunghwa Telecom nets NT$3.45 per share for January-August

Sep 11, 14:20

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on September 10 reported net profits of NT$3.52 billion (US$117 million) for August 2013, leading to net EPS of NT$3.45 for January-August.

Shin Chien quits Taiwan 4G spectrum auction

Sep 11, 14:17

Shin Chien has withdrawn from the National Communications Commission's (NCC) multiple-round auction for the 12 frequency band licenses that will be made available for operating 4G...

Digitimes Research: WiMAX 2.1 facilitates development of WiMAX toward TD-LTE

Sep 10, 12:12

The WiMAX Forum at the end of 2012 approved WiMAX 2.1 which features harmonization with LTE-Advanced and thereby is compatible with TD-LTE. This will bring opportunities for existing...

Taiwan 4G price bidding focuses on three 1800MHz band units

Sep 9, 22:44

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on September 3 kicked off multiple-round price-bidding competition for 12 frequency band units available for operating next-generation...

Africa 3G subscriptions to reach 210 million by the end of 2015, says ABI Research

Sep 4, 21:54

At the end of second-quarter 2013, the total 3G subscriptions in Africa reached 863 million, up 9.3% on year, which was substantially more robust than other regions around the world...

Taiwan market: kbro expects to reach 100% cable TV digitization in 2015

Sep 3, 21:38

kbro, a major MSO (multi-system operator of cable TV) in Taiwan, expects its cable TV networks to be completely digitized in 2015, according to the company.

Adoption of new technologies continues in China as IT spending grows to US$323 billion in 2013, says Gartner

Sep 3, 12:05

Mobile data services, external controller-based storage systems, business IT services and enterprise application software will all contribute to healthy growth in information technology...

Taiwan market: 4G license bidding kicks off

Sep 3, 11:15

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on September 3 started the bidding process for 12 frequency band units of 270MHz in total bandwidth available for next-generation...

China market: TD-SCDMA smartphones outsell WCDMA, CDMA 2000 EV-DO models

Sep 2, 22:16

In the China market, TD-SCDMA smartphones have surpassed WCDMA and CDMA 2000 EV-DO (evolution-data optimized) models in terms of sales volumes, mainly due to subsidized sales by China...

China MIIT representatives pay official visit to Foxconn

Aug 30, 14:40

Liu Lihua, vice minister of China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), led a group of China-based telecom companies including China Mobile on a trip to Taiwan,...

Worldwide Ethernet switch market declines 1.1% on year, while the router market grows 3.7%, says IDC

Aug 29, 15:53

Worldwide Ethernet switch market (Layer 2/3) revenues reached US$5.4 billion in the second quarter of 2013, representing an on-year decline of 1.1%. On a sequential basis, second-quarter...

China to start connectivity testing for TD-LTE devices

Aug 29, 15:19

The China Academy of Telecommunication Research (CATR) under the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology will begin testing connectivity performance of TD-LTE terminal devices...

Asia telecom service providers may miss out on IoT opportunity without define M2M strategy, says IDC

Aug 29, 14:10

Asia telecom service providers must start to define how they will deliver and support the machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions that drive the Internet of Things (IoT) or miss out on...

China Mobile to set up 400,000 TD-LTE base stations by end of 2014, says vice president

Aug 28, 10:50

China Mobile has been establishing TD-LTE networks in major cities around China and expects to complete 200,000 base stations in 2013 and 200,000 more by the end of 2014, company...

Cross-strait team to set up experimental TD-LTE network in Taiwan

Aug 28, 10:46

Taiwan government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan-based telecom carriers and China-based telecom equipment vendors will cooperate to establish an experimental...

Global 2Q13 WLAN market rises 10.8%, says IDC

Aug 27, 14:50

The combined consumer and enterprise wireless local area network (WLAN) market segments worldwide increased 10.8% from a year ago in the second quarter of 2013, according to IDC....

China July mobile phone user base growing to 1.185 billion, says MIIT

Aug 27, 11:44

There were 1.185 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of the end of July 2013, growing 0.80% sequentially and 11.60% on year, and 333.74 million (28.16%)...

Taiwan market: Vibo Telecom may still have a role in 4G, says chairman

Aug 26, 21:32

Vibo Telecom has not participated in open-bid competition for next-generation (4G) mobile communication licenses in Taiwan but may still cooperate with a 4G licensee in one way of...

International vendors take up 35% of China Mobile TD-LTE equipment procurement value

Aug 22, 15:58

China Mobile has held an open-bid to procure 207,000 TD-LTE base stations worth an estimated CNY20 billion (US$3.26 billion) in total. Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell, Ericsson and Nokia...

Taiwan handset OEMs/ODMs look to reignite feature phone businesses

Aug 21, 14:54

While most handset brands and ODMs have been focusing on the fast growing smartphone segment, some Taiwan-based ODMs are considering reigniting their production lines for feature...

China draws up 2013-2020 broadband development plans

Aug 21, 14:20

China's State Council (Cabinet) has announced Broadband China Strategies, plans to develop fixed-line and mobile Internet-access infrastructure and services in China, with target...

Chunghwa Telecom hikes 2013 target mobile Internet-access user base

Aug 21, 14:12

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), one of the three largest mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, has upward adjusted its target number of mobile Internet-access subscribers for 2013 from 3.5 million...

Fiber-optic broadband to represent 19% of global fixed broadband subscriptions by year-end 2013, says ABI Research

Aug 20, 12:32

Worldwide fixed-line broadband subscriptions continue to grow at a healthy pace in 2013. According to ABI Research's Broadband Subscribers Market Data, fiber-optic broadband market...

China Mobile 1H13 revenues up over 10% on year

Aug 19, 10:22

China Mobile, the only TD-SCDMA mobile telecom carrier in China, generated total revenues of CNY303.104 billion (US$49.4 billion) for the first half of 2013, increasing 10.4% on year,...

IPTV defies drop in US pay-TV market to gain subscribers in 2Q13, says IHS

Aug 16, 16:18

Amid a plunge in subscribers for cable, and now satellite providers, Internet protocol television (IPTV) was the only segment of the US pay-TV market to achieve growth in the second...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom offers 50-inch Ultra HD TV for contract-bundled sale

Aug 16, 14:41

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on August 15 announced cooperation with Chimei to offer a 50-inch Ultra HD TV for sale at NT$33,990 (US$1,133) when bundled with a 3-year MOD contract of NT$299...

Taiwan market: Total 4G bidding price likely over NT$50 billion, says CHT president

Aug 15, 11:18

While Taiwan's National Communications Commission has set floor prices for 12 available frequency band units at a total of NT$35.9 billion (US$1.2 billion) for open-bid competition...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom sees 1H13 setback

Aug 14, 11:39

Asia Pacific Telecom, the only CDMA 2000 mobile telecom carrier in Taiwan, has revealed it suffered significant on-year decreases in consolidated revenues and profitability in the...

Over 45% of Wi-Fi chipsets in CE devices in 2017 to support 802.11ac, says IHS

Aug 14, 11:08

The increasing demand for bandwidth from mobile devices will spur the rapid adoption of next-generation Wi-Fi technology, with shipments of chipsets supporting the new 802.11ac standard...

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