China Telecom

Chinese firm under radar for sending US consumer data to China secretly

A global Chinese software company is under the radar after the US media reported that it "left a backdoor" on its American users' Android phones to secretly send massive amount of user data to China every 72 hours.

Nov 18, 2016, 13:27 PM IST
China telecoms giant ZTE dives 16% over US sanctions probe

China telecoms giant ZTE dives 16% over US sanctions probe

Shares in Chinese telecoms giant ZTE plunged 16 percent Thursday as it resumed trading after the US announced a probe over alleged violations of trade sanctions against Iran, which the firm admitted could lead to civil and criminal liabilities

Apr 07, 2016, 11:01 AM IST

Apple moves data storage onto Chinese soil through China Telecom deal

Apple Inc has begun storing personal data for some Chinese users on servers provided by China Telecom, marking the first time that the company has stored user data on mainland Chinese soil.

Aug 15, 2014, 15:08 PM IST

Huawei reports $4.8 billion profit in 2013

China's top telecom firm Huawei Technologies estimated its operating profit jumped 47 percent in 2013 to about USD 4.8 billion on the back of reduced costs and improving business with consumers and enterprises.

Jan 16, 2014, 17:06 PM IST

Apple fights for bigger slice of China smartphone pie

Majority state-owned China Mobile has more than 760 million customers but for years it has declined to provide the iPhone as the two companies argued over commercial terms.

Jan 15, 2014, 14:44 PM IST

FinMin seeks DoT's view on attracting top global telecom firms

After allowing 100 percent FDI in the telecom sector, the government is making efforts to attract global giants such as China Telecom to help revive investment flows, sources said.

Sep 27, 2013, 21:48 PM IST

Huawei posts $2.47 billion profit last year

China's telecom major Huawei Monday said it posted USD 2.47 billion net profit last year, recording about USD 35 billion in revenues.

Apr 08, 2013, 21:04 PM IST

China has 1.06 bn mobile phone connections

China has a staggering 1.06 billion mobile phone accounts, authorities said.

Aug 28, 2012, 15:47 PM IST

Nearly 500 held across Asia over telecom scam

Nearly 500 people were arrested across Asia over an USD 11.5 million transnational telecom scam targeting Chinese nationals, state media reported Thursday.

May 24, 2012, 23:10 PM IST

China Telecom to sell iPhones; China Mobile still months away

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has signed with China Telecom (0728.HK) to sell its iPhone in China from next month.

Feb 21, 2012, 12:48 PM IST

China Telecom to sell iPhones; China Mobile still months away

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has signed with China Telecom (0728.HK) to sell its iPhone in China from next month.

Feb 21, 2012, 12:48 PM IST

China Telecom in deal to sell iPhone in China

China Telecom has signed a deal with Apple Inc to sell iPhones in China, a move expected to boost sales for the US company in a market where it has been struggling in recent months.

Feb 21, 2012, 09:38 AM IST

China to have `faster, cheaper` internet by 2015

China hopes to increase internet speed by five times and cut broadband costs by 2015.

Dec 28, 2011, 12:48 PM IST