China Mobile signs deals with 10 mobile phone manufacturers

Wednesday 18 December 2013 | 09:57 CET | News
China Mobile has signed agreements with ten mobile phone manufacturers and retailers, transactions which will help speed up the sale of 4G mobile devices, XinhuaNet reported, citing a China Mobile official. Deals were made with manufacturers Lenovo, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and Gionee, as well as retailers and online platforms including Jing Dong, TMall, Suning, Gome and Dixintong. China Mobile will hold a worldwide partner conference on 18 December, when a variety of 4G phones will be launched by domestic and international players. The ministry of industry and information technology issued 4G

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: China Mobile / China Telecom / China Unicom / Lenovo / Ten Mobile / Unicom / Vivo
Countries: China
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