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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...

Intel needs to improve collaboration with Taiwan, says vice economics minister

Oct 26, 16:12

Intel CEO Paul Otellini, during his visit to Taiwan on October 28, is arranged to sign an MOU with the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) for cooperation in cloud computing development...

Commentary: What will Ma say to Otellini?

Oct 26, 15:36

Intel CEO Paul Otellini will visit Taiwan on October 28, and is likely to have a meeting with Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou. Viewing that Intel has decided to close its WiMAX Program...

China Mobile touts Taiwan-based device makers to boost TD-LTE

Oct 21, 14:01

China Mobile will seek supporting terminal devices from Taiwan-based makers to facilitate its promotion of TD-LTE, according to company chairman Wang Jianzhou at a 4G summit forum...

Taiwan government to boost WiMAX development with 4-year budget of NT$6.6 billion

Oct 15, 10:58

Taiwan's Executive Yuan on October 14 approved a plan to promote the development of WiMAX industry and applications in Taiwan with a 2010-2013 budget of NT$6.6 billion (US$213 million),...

Intel CEO Otelini to visit Taiwan

Oct 15, 10:20

Intel CEO Paul Otelini is reportedly to visit Taiwan on October 28, and is likely to have a meeting with Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou. Otelini's visit to Taiwan comes after Intel...

China Mobile invites Taiwan businesses to attend TDD 4G Forum in Shanghai

Oct 14, 14:07

Chairman Wang Jianzhou for China Mobile has invited top-level executives of Taiwan-based enterprises in Taiwan's WiMAX industry to attend the TDD (time division duplexing) 4G Forum...

Taiwan market: WiMAX operator Global Mobile aims to secure 30,000 subscribers by year-end 2010

Oct 14, 02:05

Taiwan-based WiMAX operator Global Mobile has teamed up with taxi operator Taiwan Taxi to offer WiMAX services to customers while on the go. Global Mobile aims to push the number...

LTE has become mainstream technology, says GSMA senior official

Oct 14, 01:35

LTE has become a mainstream technology given that the number of HSPA subscribers in Asia Pacific is growing at a rate of six million a month, while the number of WiMAX subscribers...

Taiwan market: Vee TIME to invest over NT$1 billion on WiMAX network expansion

Oct 13, 01:50

Vee TIME will invest more than NT$1 billion (US$32.1 million) to expand its WiMAX network by adding 800 base stations, according to the company.

China, India are indicators of global 4G development, says P1 CEO

Oct 12, 01:50

China and India are two large markets to become indicators of the global development of 4G broadband wireless access to the Internet, according to CEO Michael Lai for Malaysia-based...

Nokia Siemens Networks to maintain WiMAX support, says regional head

Oct 1, 09:50

Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) will maintain its support for WiMAX technologies and applications although LTE has appeared to be the mainstream 4G standard, and its WiMAX technological...

China Mobile to talk to Taiwan companies for 4G development

Sep 23, 11:09

Chairman Wang Jian-zhou for China Mobile Communications, the largest mobile telecom carrier in China, has invited Taiwan-based enterprises in the WiMAX supply chain to attend conferences...

Taiwan market: Vee TIME offers trial in-car WiMAX services

Sep 20, 15:26

Vee TIME, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, has cooperated with 200 taxis in the Taichung metropolitan area, central Taiwan, to equip each with an in-car WiMAX MID (mobile...

Taiwan market: FET, Tatung InfoComm offer free WiMAX roaming services

Sep 16, 15:11

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) and Tatung InfoComm, two WiMAX operators in Taiwan, on September 15 jointly announced the launch of free WiMAX roaming services on a trial basis...

Taiwan government supports WiMAX, but will take LTE potential into account, says economics minister

Sep 15, 14:44

The Taiwan government has been boosting establishment of a WiMAX supply chain and applications in Taiwan, but has considered the development potential of LTE and will also promote...

MOEA sets aside over NT$6.6 billion for WiMAX development in Taiwan

Sep 10, 10:08

Taiwan's Council for Economic Planning and Development (CEPD) has approved a draft plan to promote the development of the WiMAX industry and applications in Taiwan proposed by the...

Global Mobile to procure 1,000 WiMAX base stations from Nokia Siemens Networks

Sep 7, 15:12

Global Mobile, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, will procure 1,000 WiMAX base stations from Nokia Siemens Networks to expand its networks in northern Taiwan to reach a coverage...

Taiwan market: Fitel to kick off WiMAX operations

Sep 6, 11:23

First International Telecom (Fitel), one of the six WiMAX licensees in Taiwan, will start operation in Hsinchu City, northern Taiwan on September 9 and then in Taipei in November-December...

Taiwan WiMAX operators can be in parallel operation of LTE, says Rohde & Schwarz Taiwan

Sep 3, 16:56

As several WiMAX operators and developers of WiMAX chip solutions have stepped into LTE, it has increasing potential to become a dominant global 4G standard and therefore WiMAX operators...

Taiwan market: Global Mobile may launch WiMAX voice service in October

Aug 19, 16:04

Global Mobile, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, is poised to offer voice communication service through its WiMAX network as early as October 2010, according to the company...

Taiwan market: Three WiMAX operators provide trial roaming services

Aug 19, 11:23

Global Mobile, Tatung InfoComm and Vee TIME have jointly announced the provision of free WiMAX roaming services on a trial basis in Taiwan until the end of 2010, while two other operators,...

Huawei demos 50Mbps LTE FDD on Shanghai Maglev Train

Aug 13, 16:27

China-based Huawei Technologies has successfully demonstrated an LTE FDD network operating at speeds up to 50Mbps on a Shanghai Maglev train traveling at about 430km/h.

Taiwan market: WiMAX operator Global Mobile offering pre-sale of iPad

Aug 5, 17:12

Although the Apple iPad has not yet been officially launched in the Taiwan market, Global Mobile, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, on August 4 launched a promotional pre-sale...

Intel Taiwan says CEO visit yet to be confirmed

Aug 5, 17:10

Clarifying comments by Acer chairman JT Wang that Intel CEO Paul Otellini will visit Taiwan in October to explain the company's actions in closing its WiMAX office, country manager...

Taiwan market: WiMAX operator Vmax aims at 40,000 subscribers by year-end 2010

Aug 5, 11:10

Vmax Telecom, one of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, will expand its network to 400-500 base stations and expects the number of its subscribers to increase to 40,000 by the end...

MediaTek signs LTE licensing agreement with NTT DoCoMo

Jul 28, 11:47

MediaTek has announced it has entered into a licensing agreement with NTT DoCoMo regarding "LTE-PF," a mobile-terminal platform based on Long Term Evolution (LTE). Upon...

Taiwan government touts WiMAX investment from 3 Japan-based firms

Jul 26, 11:09

Taiwan's minister without portfolio Yiin Chii-ming, former Minister of Economic Affairs, on July 25 led a delegation of government officials to visit 11 enterprises in Japan for business...

ECS reportedly to step out of WiMAX business

Jul 23, 17:06

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS), which has investments in WiMAX, is reportedly planning to quit its WiMAX business, according to sources from WiMAX players. ECS' decision is believed...

Taiwan government affirms support of WiMAX development

Jul 21, 16:43

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA), in response to a call for continued development of WiMAX by local WiMAX operators and terminal equipment makers at a press conference...

Taiwan WiMAX operators hold rosy business outlook

Jul 21, 12:08

Five of the six WiMAX operators in Taiwan, at a joint press conference held by the Consortium of Mobile Broadband on July 20, indicated that they are optimistic about the business...

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