Latest News:  
Beijing   Cloudy/Overcast    2 / -4   City Forecast

People's Daily Online>>China Business

China Telecom to further increase Wi-Fi hotspots

By Zhang Xinxin (Beijing Daily)

15:41, January 18, 2012

Edited and translated by People's Daily Online

China Telecom will continue to increase Wi-Fi hotspots and improve its differentiated 3G services, as the company expects the demand for its CDMA handsets to exceed 80 million units in 2012.

China Telecom finished 2011 with more than 129 million mobile subscribers and the number of its upstream partners in the CDMA business increased by 140 from 2010. Covering 137 different brands, the sales of the company's CDMA handsets rose 40 percent in 2011 from the previous year.

Given major technological breakthroughs, the mobile Internet industry has entered a new phase, and the combination of smartphones and various services and applications will be the mainstay of the industry. China Telecom predicts that the demand for its CDMA handsets will exceed 80 million units in 2012, including 45 million 3G smartphones.

Email|Print|Comments(Editor:厉振羽)

Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name

  

Selections for you


  1. Diego Maradona attends charity activity in Shanghai

  2. Village on the way from Shandong to Northeast

  3. Service stations set up for migrant workers riding home

  4. Italian Navy divers speed the search for survivors on cruise liner

Most Popular

Opinions

  1. Actions speak louder than words
  2. New driving force for East Asian cooperation
  3. In love with luxury amid global gloom
  4. China should take fight to US over Iran
  5. How will HK go through economic difficulties in 2012
  6. US dollar is just a dirty shirt
  7. Factors affecting world economy in 2012
  8. Why Russia's aircraft carrier visits Syrian port
  9. Central grain reserves turn into 'market stabilizer'
  10. A priority for Asia-Pacific shift

What's happening in China

Tourists feed black-headed gulls in Kunming

  1. China set to develop 10 major metals
  2. Full speed ahead for Tibet railway extension
  3. Workers caught in construction contracting web
  4. Telecom and IT hiring to be strongest
  5. Local pensions to be invested in stocks

PD Online Data

  1. Yangge in Shaanxi
  2. Gaoqiao in Northern China
  3. The drum dance in Ansai
  4. Shehuo in Baoji City
  5. The dragon dance