Rising consumption power of China’s small town youth, part 1

By 4g, China Consumers, chinainternetwatch, ciw premium, clothing, online education, youth

The average monthly disposable income of new small-town youths is 3,730 yuan, compared with 5,401 yuan of young people in China’s first and second-tier cities (“top tier cities”) according to a research report by Tencent. You can download CIW eBook: Small Town Youth, New Growth Engine in China Although there is a gap in income […]

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China telecom market in Q3 2019; internet TV users exceeded 292 million

By 4g, chinainternetwatch, internet tv, smartphone, SMS, technology

In the first three quarters of 2019, the total number of mobile phone users of the three telecommunications companies in China, including China Mobile, China Unicom, and China Telecom, reached 1.598 billion, an increase of 3.3% according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China. Among them, the number of 4G users was […]

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Alphabet’s Loon could provide internet in Kenya this year

By 4g, alphabet, balloon, Business, carriers, commercial, engadget, gear, Internet, internet balloons, kenya, loon, service, spinoff, telkom kenya, test, testing, tomorrow

Alphabet’s internet-delivering balloon service, Loon, expects to begin commercial service in Kenya sometime this year. The company just received approval from Kenyan officials to begin flying and testing over the country, and a Loon spokesperson said…

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How to Use Your Existing Phone Overseas

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By Geoffrey Morrison

This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full blog here.

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China Unicom to resume trading after uncertainties over deal with BATJ

By 4g, Alibaba, Baidu, BAT, China Unicom, funding,, News, technode, telecommunications, Tencent

After announcements that Alibaba, Baidu, Tencent, JD, and ten other companies will acquire China Unicom (中国联通) shares at a price of RMB 78 billion ($11.7 billion), sales of shares in China Unicom’s Hong Kong listed units were suspended without explanation on Wednesday leading to confusion in the market. Trading of the company’s Shanghai-listed shares was […]

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