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NSN fails in protest against Indian GSM tender

An Indian court has reportedly rejected a filing by Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) protesting against its exclusion in an equipment tender being floated by state-owned mobile operator, BSNL.

Huawei, ZTE enjoy major market share growth

China’s Huawei and ZTE experienced the greatest rate of vendor growth in the mobile network equipment market during the first quarter of 2009 according to research firm Dell’Oro Group, almost doubling their combined share of the total infrastructure market to over 20 percent compared to the same quarter last year.

ZTE secures another US10B from Chinese bank

Chinese equipment and handset vendor ZTE has secured a US$10 billion credit line from China Exim Bank, its second such deal with a Chinese bank this year. In a statement, ZTE said it has entered into “a strategic bank-enterprise cooperation relationship” that will see China Exim Bank support ZTE’s international expansion plans.

ZTE builds out UMTS in Nepal and Mongolia

ZTE is to build UMTS networks for Skytel in Mongolia and Spice Nepal, according to Telecompaper.

China Mobile awards 3G deals, expands rurally

Chinese vendors are reportedly the big winners in China Mobile’s third-round 3G network expansion tender worth CNY8.6 billion (US$1.26 billion). According to Reuters, ZTE has won 34 percent of the deal for the latest supply of TD-SCDMA kit, whilst Huawei grabbed 22 percent and Datang won 21 percent.

Alcatel-Lucent confirms China Mobile 3G win

Alcatel-Lucent has confirmed that a consortium involving its Chinese arm, Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell, and local partner Datang Mobile has been selected by China Mobile for deployment of the mobile operator’s third-phase TD-SCDMA 3G mobile network rollout across 11 provinces.

China Mobile 3G user takeup remains slow

China Mobile – the world’s largest operator – appears to be continuing its struggle to sign up 3G subscribers to networks based on its domestically developed technology, TD-SCDMA.

ZTE boosted by Chinese 3G sales in 1H09

Chinese equipment vendor ZTE has reported strong double-digit growth in both revenue and profit for the first half of the year on the back of strong demand for 3G equipment in its domestic market.

ZTE to build WiMAX network in Ukraine

ZTE has won a WiMAX deployment contract in Ukraine from Icon Private Equity’s portfolio company, Ukraine High Technologies (UHT), notes Cellular News.

Shares rise in Alcatel-Lucent on Chinese whispers

Shares in mobile kit vendor Alcatel-Lucent jumped as much as 16 percent amid speculation that the firm could be bought by a Chinese rival, reports Reuters.