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China Mobile Tianjin, Huawei to build Premium OTN

Tianjin, as the economic center of the Bohai Sea region and largest port city in North China, vigorously develops emerging industries in the past decade, including Internet, big data, and intelligence, and has become one of the leaders in digital economy nationwide. This derives from Tianjin’s investment in high-speed, secure, and reliable data transmission channels […]

February 28, 2022

Forecast: 2.6bn 5G subs by 2026

Despite a slight decline in the worldwide mobile subscriber base resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic, mobile network operators across different markets continue to expand 5G network deployments. By the end of 2020, 264 million subscriptions were achieved, notes technology intelligence firm ABI Research, who forecast that the 5G market will continue to accelerate and reach […]

November 3, 2021

Forecast: Fibre to drive China fixed broadband

China’s fixed broadband service revenue is poised to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.6 per cent between 2021 and 2026 driven by continuous rise in high fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) subscriptions and FTTH average revenue per user (ARPU), according to GlobalData, a data and analytics company. An analysis of GlobalData’s China Fixed Communication […]

July 27, 2021

Report: India, Korea & China to drive pay-TV growth

Total Asia Pacific pay-TV industry revenue, comprised of subscription fees and local and regional advertising sales, contracted by 3 per cent in 2020 to reach $53 billion, according to Asia Pacific Pay-TV Distribution, a report published by industry analysts Media Partners Asia (MPA). MPA forecasts indicate that total pay-TV industry revenues will grow at a […]

April 6, 2021

La Liga signs China Mobile deal

Chinese telco China Mobile has signed a content deal with La Liga which will run until the 2022/23 season. China Mobile will now carry top flight football matches from La Liga, as well as all fixtures featuring second tier team Espanyol, where Chinese international Wu Lei currently plays. Games will be aired on China Mobile’s […]

January 13, 2021

China Mobile nears 1bn cellular subs

China Mobile ended its third-quarter with more than 946 million subscribers. Drilling down into the quality of services they enjoy, China Mobile says 770 million were 4G customers while 114 million were 5G package users. China Mobile’s profit fell back slightly by 0.3 per cent year-on-year to Chinese Yuan (CNY) 81.6 billion for the first […]

October 23, 2020By Chris Forrester

China Mobile selects VisualOn for next-gen streaming

VisualOn, a streaming solutions provider that optimises the impact of the video player, and VLA VR, a pioneer of VR technology, have announced a partnership with China Mobile Communications Corporation’s subsidiary MIGU Video to transform the mobile video experience using cutting-edge technologies including the VisualOn MultiStream Sync feature, multi-angle view, augmented and virtual reality (VR), […]

September 3, 2020