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TWM plans to procure 2.3 million handsets, tablets in 2014, says president

Dec 31, 10:23

Telecom carrier Taiwan Mobile (TWM) plans to procure 2.3 million 4G-supporting handsets and tablets in total in 2014, growing 15% on year, according to company president Cliff Lai.

Taiwan market: TWM launches three new smartphones and one tablet

Dec 30, 16:35

Taiwan Mobile (TWM) has launched three new Amazing own-brand smartphones, the A5C, A6S and A7, for the entry-level segment in Taiwan. The Taiwan-based mobile telecom operator also...

China November mobile phone user base growing to 1.223 billion, says MIIT

Dec 30, 11:10

China had 1.223 billion subscribers of mobile communication services as of the end of November 2013, growing 0.62% sequentially and 10.78% on year, and 386.88 million (31.63%) of...

Asia Pacific Telecom expects to start 4G trials at end of 2014

Dec 27, 14:22

Asia Pacific Telecom, the only CDMA 2000 mobile telecom carrier in Taiwan, is in the process of procuring equipment for next-generation (4G) mobile communications and expects to kick...

Digitimes Research: Demand for carrier Wi-Fi rising

Dec 26, 16:17

As mobile Internet access is becoming more popular, telecom carriers worldwide are all facing difficulties providing sufficient mobile data services to meet user demand. Solutions...

Taiwan FTC ruling may change Apple strategy

Dec 26, 12:03

Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) has fined Apple Asia NT$20 million (US$666,622) over its sales contracts demanding local telecom carriers sell its products at fixed prices. Sources...

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TSMC Solar, TSMC Solid State Lighting chairman to become Chunghwa Telecom chairman

Dec 24, 14:44

Rick Tsai, chairman and CEO for both TSMC Solar and TSMC Solid State Lighting, two subsidiaries of foundry service provider Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), will...

Rick Tsai

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom sets target coverage for 4G operation

Dec 23, 22:01

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), one of the six next-generation (4G) mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, aims to cover 60% of the population in six metropolitan areas in the first year...

FET to procure 4G base station equipment

Dec 23, 14:08

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), one of the six 4G mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, has made an open call for tenders for procurement of equipment for 7,000-8,000 4G...

Taiwan IC suppliers developing chips for MediaTek smartphone solutions

Dec 18, 21:30

MediaTek's growing shipments of smartphone solutions, which are expected to top 200 million units in 2013 and 300 million units in 2014, have encouraged Taiwan-based suppliers of...

Taiwan market: CHT, FET to start selling iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display

Dec 13, 15:05

Taiwan-based telecom carriers Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) and Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) have announced contract-bundled sale of iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display will...

Chunghwa Telecom nets NT$4.83 per share for January-November

Dec 11, 11:09

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has reported net profits of NT$3.57 billion (US$121 million) for November 2013, leading to net EPS of NT$4.83 for January-November.

US market: Motorola employs aggressive pricing to boost sales

Dec 9, 12:13

Motorola Mobility has adopted a more aggressive pricing strategy to push sales of its smartphones in the US, aiming to compete more effectively against rivals such as LG Electronics...

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China releases TD-LTE licenses

Dec 5, 11:18

China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) on December 4 announced the release of TD-LTE (Time Division-Long Term Evolution) licenses to China Mobile, Chine Telecom...

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Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom aims at 300,000 4G users by end of 2014

Dec 4, 15:11

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) plans to start 4G mobile communications operations in the second half of 2014 and aims to reach 300,000 subscribers by the end of the year, according to company...

Taiwan market: BenQ launches A3, F3 smartphones

Dec 2, 16:11

Taiwan-based vendor BenQ has launched two Android smartphone models, A3 and F3, for contract-bundled sale by Chunghwa Telecom (CHT).

China may start 4G license applications by end of November

Nov 28, 11:56

China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) is likely to announce the beginning of application for LTE licenses by the end of November, Taiwan-based networking/communication...

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China Telecom may decrease capex on fixed-line broadband networks by 50%

Nov 27, 16:03

China Telecom, the largest provider of fixed-line broadband access to the Internet in China, is likely to reduce its 2014 capex budget for fixed-line broadband Internet-access infrastructure...

China October mobile phone user base grows to 1.216 billion, says MIIT

Nov 27, 14:17

There were 1.216 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of the end of October 2013, growing 0.77% on month and 10.99% on year, and 379.41 million (31.21%)...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom cooperates with LINE

Nov 27, 11:42

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has signed with Japan-based instant messenger LINE for strategic cooperation, allowing CHT mPro mobile value-added service subscribers to use LINE services...

Taiwan market: TWM raises 2013 capex for 4G

Nov 27, 11:22

Telecom carrier Taiwan Mobile (TWM) on November 26 said it will increase its 2013 capex by NT$3.522 billion (US$119 million) to NT$17.022 billion.

Taiwan market: CHT to include small cells, RRHs in 4G infrastructure, says paper

Newswatch - Nov 26, 12:05

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) will adopt small cells and RRHs (remote radio heads) for its 4G mobile communication infrastructure in addition to base station equipment, the Chinese-language...

Taiwan networking device makers expected to benefit from Vodafone investment in 2014

Nov 26, 10:35

Taiwan-based networking/communication device makers are expected to receive considerable orders for fixed-line and mobile Internet-access terminal devices arising from Vodafone's...

Taiwan market: Vee TIME, Vmax enlarging WiMAX coverage

Nov 25, 21:24

Vee TIME and Vmax Telecom, two WiMAX mobile Internet-access operators in southern and northern Taiwan, respectively, are expanding their WiMAX networks to a target covering 70% of...

Ambit Microsystems plans to start 4G operation by end of 2015

Nov 25, 21:14

Ambit Microsystems, a licensee for next-generation (4G) mobile communication services on behalf of the Foxconn Group, plans to begin 4G commercial operations by the end of 2015, according...

China to assign TDD LTE band units to three mobile telecom carriers

Nov 25, 14:59

The State Radio Regulation Bureau under China's Ministry of Industry and Information has assigned frequency band units for TDD (time division duplexing) LTE mobile communication services,...

Taiwan Star may cooperate with Asia Pacific Telecom for 4G operation

Nov 21, 11:45

Taiwan Star Cellular, a 4G licensee who has acquired a B1 frequency band unit (885-895MHz for upload, 930-940MHz for download), is likely to cooperate with Asia Pacific Telecom (APT),...

The 4G opportunity: Q&A with executives from major Taiwan telecom carriers

Nov 20, 11:41

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), Taiwan Mobile (TWM) and Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), the three largest mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, have been awarded frequency band units of...

CHT president Shih Mu-piao

Worldwide pay-TV subscriber base surpasses 886.5 million in 3Q13, says ABI Research

Nov 18, 11:10

The worldwide pay-TV subscriber base surpassed 886.5 million at the end of third-quarter 2013, a 6% on-year increase, generating US$62.6 billion service revenues, according to ABI...

Chunghwa Telecom nets NT$4.37 per share for January-October

Nov 11, 21:51

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on November 11 reported net profit of NT$3.45 billion (US$117 million) for October 2013, leading to net earnings per share (EPS) of NT$4.37 for January-Octob...

Compal, Kinpo to sell stakes in Vibo Telecom to 4G licensee Taiwan Star Cellular

Nov 11, 15:31

Compal Electronics and Kinpo Electronics have disclosed they will sell their respective 47.32% and 47.95% stakes in Taiwan-based 3G carrier Vibo Telecom to Taiwan Star Cellular, a...

Chunghwa Telecom to procure NT$3.88 billion 3G equipment from NSN

Nov 7, 11:29

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), the largest mobile telecom carrier in Taiwan, has announced it will procure 3G equipment worth NT$3.88 billion (US$132 million) from Nokia Solutions and Networks...

More than half of Asia population will be covered by LTE-TDD by 2018, says ABI Research

Nov 6, 14:38

LTE network deployments will continue to grow rapidly globally. TDD networks are picking up the pace and gaining more market traction. In Asia-Pacific, LTE-TDD networks will cover...

Taiwan market: Samsung to promote LTE equipment and smartphones in 2014

Nov 5, 15:54

Samsung Electronics will promote its LTE COE (central office equipment) as well as LTE-enabled smartphones in Taiwan in 2014, according to Andy Tu, president of mobile communications...

NSN aims to be largest LTE equipment supplier in Taiwan

Nov 4, 14:30

Finland-based Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) aims to become the largest supplier of LTE equipment for 4G mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, said NSN Greater China president Markus...

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