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Hon Hai posts record Q1 sales, slower Q2 expected

Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision continued to benefit from the huge popularity of the iPhone 6 …

LG Uplus claims first commercial VoLTE roaming

South Korea’s third largest mobile operator, LG Uplus, launched voice over LTE (VoLTE) roaming with …

Jio prepares for 4G launch with messaging app

India’s Reliance Jio Infocomm has developed a messaging app and plans to release additional apps …

Telkomsel ups capex, targets 50% of 4G market

Indonesia’s largest mobile operator Telkomsel plans to spend almost a $1 billion to expand its …

MobiFone’s profit hits $96M in Q1

Vietnam’s second largest mobile operator MobiFone reported a net profit of nearly VND2.10 trillion ($96.2 …

Xiaomi sells 2.1M smartphones in 24 hours

Fast-growing Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi said it sold a record 2.11 million handsets during a …

Alibaba unit to set up internet bank in June

Alibaba has announced that its finance arm, Ant Financial, will set up a private internet …

India’s DoT head sees “no case” for tariff increases

The head of India’s Department of Telecom (DoT) has explained that since the country’s mobile …

Thai committee wants auctions delayed to free up 4G spectrum

A special committee has called for Thailand’s telecoms regulator to push back the long-delayed 4G …

High capex to weigh on Chinese operators’ margins

China Mobile and China Telecom are expected to continue to invest heavily in their 4G …