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  • A portal for information about Taiwan's WiMAX industry.

    Last update: Wednesday 23 April 2014 [518 news items]

WiMAX should develop toward dual-mode single frequency band, says Global Mobile chairwoman

Aug 1, 14:06

Chairwoman Rosemary Ho for Global Mobile, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, has expressed her opinions about how WiMAX will develop under competition from LTE and the company's...

Global Mobile chairwoman Rosemary Ho

Gemtek to launch WiMAX/GSM dual-mode handsets by year-end 2011

Jul 29, 11:25

Gemtek Technology is developing WiMAX/GSM dual-mode handsets and plans to roll out the devices before the end of 2011, according to company managing director Kevin Yang.

Sequans, Greenpacket and P1 collaborate on LTE solutions

Jul 22, 11:02

4G chipmaker Sequans Communications, 4G networking solutions provider, Greenpacket, and Packet One Networks (P1), a major 4G operator in Southeast Asia, have jointly announced that...

Taiwan makers to roll out over NT$27 billion worth of LTE devices in 2015, says GSMA director

Jul 14, 01:25

The number of subscribers for LTE services is expected to top 300 million globally by 2015 with related makers in Taiwan being able to produce NT$27.3 billion (US$944.31 million)...

Taiwan market: Global Mobile aims at 10% of mobile Internet-access users

Jul 13, 10:27

Taiwan WiMAX operator Global Mobile aims to increase the number of its subscribers by attracting 10% of mobile Internet-access users via any networks and any type of terminal devices,...

WiMAX operator Global Mobile to consider shift to WiMAX 2 or TD-LTE after reaching market coverage of 70%

Jul 5, 01:35

Global Mobile, a WiMAX operator in the northern half of Taiwan, will first expand the coverage of the total population of its service areas to 70% by the end of 2012 and then mull...

Malaysia WiMAX operator P1 to develop TD-LTE with China Mobile

Jul 1, 15:29

Packet One Networks (P1), a WiMAX mobile telecom carrier in Malaysia, has signed for technological cooperation with China Mobile, the largest mobile telecom carrier in China, to develop...

Vibo Telecom plans to sell stake in WiMAX operator Vmax

Jun 22, 14:44

Vibo Telecom, one of the five 3G mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, plans to sell its 34% stake in Vmax Telecom, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, to concentrate its operating...

FET opens TD-LTE experimental network

Jun 20, 10:36

Mobile telecom carrier Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) on June 19 inaugurated its TD-LTE experimental network established in a self-developed telecom park located in New Taipei...

AWB to begin shipping LTE network cards in July

Jun 2, 15:42

Network equipment maker Accton Wireless Broadband (AWB), a wholly owned subsidiary of Accton Technology, will begin shipments of LTE dongle cards in July 2011, according to the com...

Taiwan WiMAX operators seeking merger

Jun 1, 14:48

The six WiMAX operators in Taiwan have faced the common problem of difficulty to increase the number of subscribers and, to solve the problem, four of them have been talking about...

Taiwan market: Global Mobile to reach WiMAX coverage of 8.5 million

May 31, 14:49

Global Mobile, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, will start operation in Taoyuan County, northern Taiwan, by the end of June 2011, with the population covered by its WiMAX...

Taiwan WiMAX production value to reach NT$60 billion in 2013, says government

May 16, 11:03

Taiwan's production value of WiMAX hardware, software and application services will increase to NT$60 billion (US$2.09 billion) in 2013, up from NT$15 billion in 2010, according to...

Baseband processors still essential, says Petrov Group

May 3, 17:02

With the proliferation of tablets and smartphones application processors are in the limelight, but another group of mobile processors, basebands, deserve attention too, according...

Quanta Computer expected to see booming shipments of PlayBook

Apr 13, 15:53

RIM is internally optimistic about the marketability of its PlayBook tablet PC and therefore has placed large-volume orders for shipments in the second and third quarters of 2011...

Fitel to test TD-LTE in Taiwan through cooperation with China Mobile

Mar 29, 11:54

Taiwan-based WiMAX operator First International Telecom (Fitel) has revealed that it will cooperate with China Mobile to set up 5-10 TD-LTE base stations in the government-planned...

Taiwan market: WiMAX operator Global Mobile plans to launch dual-mode smartphones in 2H11

Mar 25, 16:17

Global Mobile, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, is negotiating production of customized WiMAX/3G dual-mode smartphones with Taiwan-based ODMs for planned launches in the...

Taiwan market: WiMAX operator Vmax offers in-taxi interactive advertising services

Mar 18, 16:45

Vmax Telecom, a WiMAX operator in the northern region of Taiwan, on March 17 announced the launch of in-taxi mobile interactive advertising services in the Taiwan market through cooperation...

Sequans powers new HTC WiMAX smartphone for KDDI Japan

Mar 11, 10:54

4G chipmaker Sequans has announced that it is the provider of the WiMAX chip inside the HTC EVO WiMAX smartphone that was announced in Japan on February 28 by KDDI and HTC.

Taiwan makers begin shipments of LTE devices to Russia-based Yota

Mar 8, 10:47

Taiwan-based makers have started shipments of LTE (Long Term Evolution) terminal devices to Russia-based mobile telecom carrier Yota and have also sent such products for certification...

KDDI subsidiary UQ Communications to carry HTC WiMAX smartphone

Mar 1, 13:40

Smartphone vendor HTC and Japan-based telecom carrier KDDI jointly announced on February 28 that UQ Communications, a KDDI subsidiary in WiMAX services, will distribute the HTC EVO...

LTE to overcome WiMAX and dominate 4G shipments, says IHS iSuppli

Feb 9, 14:23

Driven by widespread mobile network operator (MNO) adoption, the next-generation wireless technology known as long-term evolution (LTE) by 2014 will have more than nine times as many...

Qualcomm, China Mobile and top-five Taiwan carriers to exchange views on 4G development in seminar

Jan 20, 15:06

High-profile representatives from Qualcomm, China Mobile and the top-five Taiwan-based telecom service providers Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), Taiwan Mobile (TWM), Far EasTone Telecommunications...

Taiwan WiMAX operator Vee TIME cooperates with Clearwire to offer roaming services

Jan 14, 16:14

Vee TIME, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, has entered cooperation with Clearwire to provide roaming services for its subscribers and is talking about the same cooperation...

HTC to ship 10 million 4G smartphones in 2011

Jan 6, 02:10

HTC's shipments of 4G-enabled smartphones supporting either LTE or WiMAX are expected to top over 10 million units in 2011, accounting for 20% of its shipments, according to an estimate...

Taiwan market: Global Mobile to launch WiMAX phone numbers

Jan 4, 02:20

Global Mobile has obtained 100,000 WiMAX phone numbers from the National Communications Commission (NCC), the first among the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, and will launch such numbers...

WiMAX operator Tatung InfoComm to promote joint purchase of WiMAX base stations

Dec 17, 16:51

Taiwan WiMAX operator Tatung InfoComm is talking about joint procurement of base station equipment with fellow operators Vee TIME, Global Mobile, Vmax Telecom and First International...

Taiwan market: WiMAX operator Global Mobile optimistic about 2011

Dec 2, 14:12

Taiwan-based WiMAX operator Global Mobile holds an optimistic outlook for its 2011 business operation aiming for a net addition of 160,000 subscribers and monthly revenues of over...

RIM PlayBook in North America market in 1Q11, worldwide in 2Q11

Nov 19, 01:45

Research in Motion (RIM) is scheduled to introduce its tablet PC, the PlayBook, in the North America market in the first quarter of 2011 and then worldwide in the second quarter,...

NEC to continue supporting WiMAX development in Taiwan, says NEC China president

Nov 15, 16:31

NEC has been helping Tatung InfoComm with its WiMAX operation, and will continue its support for WiMAX development in Taiwan, including additional investment in line with Taiwan government's...

Handset testing becomes increasingly more complicated, says CGC executive

Nov 11, 13:53

With smartphones becoming functionally more powerful and supporting a growing list of communications standards, testing certification is increasingly more complicated, said Chen Hengzhong,...

Taiwan concerned about Intel possibly changing mind on WiMAX, says President Ma

Oct 29, 15:09

Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou, in meeting with Intel CEO Paul Otellini on October 28, indicated that Intel's dismissal of its WiMAX Program Office (WPO) and investment to set up a...

Taiwan market: Vee TIME adopts Microsoft Mediaroom 2.0

Oct 27, 02:10

Vee TIME, an operator of fixed-line Internet-access, cable TV and WiMAX services in central Taiwan, on October 26 announced the adoption of Microsoft Mediaroom 2.0 for providing Vee...

Uncertainty surrounds Otellini visit in Taiwan due to dissatisfaction with Intel over WiMAX

Oct 27, 01:35

While Taiwan's government and business sectors think that Intel CEO Paul Otellini's visit to Taiwan on October 28 has something to do with WiMAX, Intel Taiwan on October 25 indicated...

Once bitten twice shy: Taiwan MOEA remains low key on Intel cloud computing MOU

Oct 27, 01:30

Intel, on October 28, could again sign a cooperation MOU with Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) on cloud computing development. The two parties had previously signed a...

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