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NCC approves Taiwan Star-Vibo merger

Taiwan’s telecoms regulator yesterday approved the merger of 3G operator Vibo Telecom and 4G upstart …

China Telecom set for Taiwanese tie-up

China Telecom is mulling “cooperating with Taiwanese telecommunications operators to launch applications for mobile phones and may purchase Code Division Multiple Access-based smartphones from Taiwanese handset vendors,” Dow Jones Newswires reports.

ZTE inks VIBO contract

ZTE announced a deal to supply WCDMA infrastructure equipment to VIBO Telecom, which it describes as a “pure 3G WCDMA operator in Taiwan.”

VIBO Telecom approaches KT Freetel

South Korea’s KT Freetel said today it has been approached by Taiwan’s VIBO Telecom over the possibility of it acquiring a stake in the Taiwanese mobile services provider, according to Dow Jones Newswires.



Intel increases investment in Taiwan WiMAX

Intel has upped its interest in WiMAX technology, investing NT$386 million (US$11.7 million) in Taiwanese operator VMAX and signing an agreement with the country’s Ministry of Economic Affairs to establish a development centre on the island focused on open source software and applications built around its Atom chip.