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Taiwan 100Mbps Internet-access deployment, cable TV digitization in 2013 short of targets, says NCC

Jul 8, 12:50

The Taiwan government originally aimed to have all households covered by a 100Mbps fiber-optic broadband Internet-access network, and to digitize cable TV networks to cover 50% of...

Vibo Telecom expands paid-in capital by over 21%

Jul 5, 10:52

Vibo Telecom, one of the four 3G mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, has expanded its paid-in capital by 21.11% from NT$11.84 billion (US$393 million) to NT$14.34 billion through issuing...

Taiwan market: Keen competition expected for 4G

Jul 4, 11:05

There are seven applicants competing for 4G mobile communication licenses in Taiwan. If all of them receive the license, none of them will obtain sufficient bandwidth to provide satisfactory...

Taiwan market: Seven applicants competing for 4G licenses

Jul 2, 11:31

Seven applicants are competing for 4G mobile communication licenses in Taiwan, according to the National Communications Commission (NCC).

Taiwan market: Vee Time to not apply for 4G license

Jun 28, 15:54

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) has set a July 1 deadline for filing applications for 4G mobile communication licenses. Vee Time, a WiMAX operator in the southern...

China Mobile aims to start VoLTE business in 2014, says company president

Jun 28, 11:56

China Mobile plans to start testing Voice over LTE (VoLTE) in second-half 2013 and aims to start commercial operations in 2014, company president Li Yue revealed at the 2013 Mobile...

China market: Chine Mobile to launch over 10 TD-LTE smartphones in 2H13, says report

Jun 27, 15:07

China Mobile, the largest mobile telecom carrier in China, will launch more than 10 models of TD-LTE smartphones in the China market, China-based tech.163.com quoted company...

FET to offer EAP-SIM Wi-Fi roaming in Asia Pacific jointly with Conexus members

Jun 27, 12:03

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), the only Taiwan-based member of the Conexus Mobile Alliance, will offer EAP-SIM (extensible authentication protocol)-based Wi-Fi roaming services...

China May mobile phone user base growing to 1.165 billion, says MIIT

Jun 25, 10:28

There were 1.165 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of the end of May 2013, growing by 0.88% on month and by 11.96% on year, and 303.37 million (26.12%)...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom expects to attain 3.6 million mobile Internet-access subscribers by end of 2013

Jun 24, 21:22

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) saw the number of its mobile Internet-access subscribers increase to 3.0 million at the end of May 2013 and expects the number to steadily rise to 3.6 million...

China market: China Telecom plans to adopt FDD/TDD-LTE dual mode, says chairman

Jun 24, 15:57

China Telecom, the only CDMA 2000 mobile telecom carrier in China, plans to adopt dual-mode FDD/TDD-LTE for its 4G deployment in the China market, according to company chairman Wang...

TWM plans to set up myfone chain in China

Jun 24, 11:09

Taiwan Mobile (TWM), one of the three largest mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, plans to establish myfone, its retail chain to provide customer and handset maintenance services as...

Commentary: China telecom market dominated by local firms

Jun 21, 14:02

In the past 2-3 years, Taiwan-based telecom firms have been seeking business opportunities in the growing wireless hotspot and broadband network market in China. However, only a small...

Chunghwa Telecom breaks ground for data center in northern Taiwan

Jun 17, 16:18

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on June 17 held a groundbreaking ceremony for a flagship Internet and cloud computing data center located in New Taipei City, northern Taiwan, with completion...

Acer, Asustek to continue posting losses in smartphone business

Jun 17, 14:10

Acer and Asustek Computer will continue to post losses in their smartphone businesses in 2013 as the two vendors have failed to ramp up their shipment volumes in cooperation with...

Taiwan market: Vibo Telecom mulls partnership for 4G investment

Jun 17, 10:42

Taiwan-based Vibo Telecom is considering seeking partners for joint investment in next-generation mobile communication (4G) operation, company chairman Rock Hsu has revealed.

Taiwan market: FET aims to be first to start 4G operations

Jun 14, 11:32

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), one of the three largest mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, also aims to be the first to begin commercial operations of 4G mobile communication,...

Ethernet access devices, where the enterprise meets the carrier: Q&A with Vitesse marketing director Uday Mudoi

Jun 13, 16:06

Eight years ago, the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) defined the first carrier class networks and services for Ethernet, as well as specifying attributes such as quality of service, service...

Uday Mudoi, product marketing director at Vitesse

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom to launch New HTC One dual for contract-bundled sale

Jun 13, 15:58

Asia Pacific Telecom, the only CDMA 2000 mobile telecom carrier in Taiwan, on June 12 unveiled the New HTC One dual, a 4.7-inch CDMA/GSM dual-mode smartphone developed by Taiwan-based...

Digitimes Research: Google tying up with branded vendors to strengthen its online retail channel

Jun 11, 15:46

The launch of HTC's New HTC One Google Edition and Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S4 Google Edition by Google on June 26 through Google Play highlights Google's attempt to further strengthen...

Chunghwa Telecom nets NT$2.09 per share for January-May

Jun 10, 22:25

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on June 10 reported net profit of NT$3.37 billion (US$113 million) for May 2013, leading to net earnings per share (EPS) of NT$2.09 for January-May.

China market: China Mobile inviting TD-LTE testing in 5 cities

Jun 10, 15:32

China Mobile is inviting voluntary users of its TD-LTE trial services for six months in Shanghai, eastern China, Tianjing, northern China, Fuzhou and Xiamen, southeastern China, and...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom aims at 85% 100Mbps FTTx coverage at end of 2013

Jun 10, 10:24

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) aims to hike 100Mbps FTTx coverage from 70% at the end of 2012 to 85% at the end of 2013 and further to 97% in 2015, according to the company.

China Mobile launches Jego VoIP messenger service on smartphones

Jun 4, 16:06

China Mobile, the largest mobile telecom carrier in China, has launched smartphone apps for its Jego in-house-developed VoIP and instant messenger service, according to a Chinese-language...

Taiwan government may allow WiMAX operators to upgrade technology

May 28, 13:55

The Taiwan government is inclined towards allowing WiMAX operators to upgrade technology, for example to LTE, with certain conditions, according to minister without portfolio Simon...

Strong reaction from China, EU members over solar trade row

May 28, 11:13

Europe may levy anti-dumping tariffs on China-made solar products. This will increase the prices of China-made solar products in Europe. To retaliate, China will likely impose tariffs...

Commentary: EU telecom equipment probe against China is unnecessary

May 28, 10:28

The telecom industry believes that by the end of 2013, China will likely issue 4G licenses to telecom carriers, and hence many equipment firms have been eager to gain share of the...

China April mobile phone user base grows to 1.155 billion, says MIIT

May 27, 15:03

There were 1.155 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of the end of April 2013, growing 0.79% on month and 2.14% on year. 288.74 million (25%) were 3G...

Vee TIME interested in 1800MHz 4G license

May 27, 11:00

The Taiwan government plans to offer 700MHz, 900MHz and 1800MHz frequency bands for 4G mobile communication licenses, and Vee TIME, currently a WiMAX operator in Taiwan, plans to...

Asia to be largest LTE market, says Nokia Siemens Networks greater China head

May 24, 14:30

Asia is expected to be the largest LTE market among regions around the world in 2015, Greater China president Markus Borchert for Nokia Siemens Networks said at the LTE Marketing...

Taiwan NCC sets floor pricing for 4G licenses

May 16, 14:15

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on May 15 announced floor prices for acquiring frequency band units to operate next-generation (4G) mobile broadband communications...

Taiwan market: Cable TV user base nearly 5 million in March, says NCC

May 15, 14:43

There were 4.9798 million subscribers of cable TV services in Taiwan as of the end of March 2013, taking up 60.70% of households, according to statistics by the National Communications...

Taiwan market: Taiwan Mobile to launch own-brand tablet

May 14, 11:34

Taiwan Mobile (TWM) will launch myPad P4 Lite, an own-brand 7-inch tablet, for contract-bundled sale on May 15.

China Mobile procures 1.5 million Wi-Fi APs

May 14, 11:27

China Mobile has procured 1.5 million Wi-Fi access points (APs) from 10 suppliers through open-bid competition, according to a report from China.

Chunghwa Telecom nets NT$1.66 per share for January-April

May 13, 10:54

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on May 10 reported net profits of NT$3.67 billion (US$124 million) for April 2013, leading to net EPS of NT$1.66 for January-April.

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  • HTC+Droid+DNA+

    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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