China operators top 3.3 mln mobile customer adds in December

Friday 20 January 2017 | 10:36 CET | News
China Mobile led net customer additions on the Chinese mobile market in December 2016, adding 1.65 million new mobile customers in the month. China Mobile ended 2016 with a total of 848.8 million customers. China Telecom attracted 830,000 new mobile customers for a total 215 million at 31 December. China Unicom added 832,000 mobile billing subscribers in the month, for a total 263.8 million at the end of December.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: China Mobile / China Telecom / China Unicom
Countries: China
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