Nokia quarterly revenue to get 5G boost before coronavirus impact felt; eyes US telecom companies for growth
Nokia has been hampered by delays in its 5G system-on-chip (SoC) development, which allows a single chip to carry an entire computer system and should enable it to produce its network technology more cheaply.
The concerns have escalated as Huawei has risen to become the world leader in telecom networking equipment.
More than 98 percent of China's 122,900 registered poor villages will have access to the internet by 2020.
North Korea has opened a new internet connection with the outside world, this time via Russia.
The board of China Unicom's Shanghai-listed unit, China United Network Communications Ltd., has approved an issue of shares to the investors, who also include Baidu, JD.com, and some other firms
Tencent Holdings trumped forecasts to post its best-ever quarterly results, driven by higher income from smartphone games, payments and online advertising.
Baidu Inc and JD.com will join other big Chinese technology firms to jointly invest about $12 billion in the Shanghai-listed unit of China Unicom, the weakest of three big state-owned telecoms firms, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said.
China will spend more than $182 billion to boost Internet speeds by the end of 2017, a top government body said, as Beijing moves towards a more service-driven economy to boost growth.
Apple may sign up a deal with China Mobile, which could help the iPhone maker claw back lost ground in its most important growth market....