Could A Push For Better Internet Result In A Major Merger?

By Chris DeAngelis | 5/24/15 7:23 AM

Is the Chinese governments serious drive to push lower prices and faster data speeds behind the much rumored upcoming restructure that could merge China Telecom with China Unicom?

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Is the Chinese governments serious drive to push lower prices and faster data speeds?

By Chris DeAngelis | 4/17/15 11:38 PM

Premier Li Keqiang is on a mission to make sure that China has some of the world’s fastest internet and mobile data speeds while also making sure the price of the data drops significantly.  Backed by research from Akamai and ITU which showed China’s speeds compared to other countries placed then in 82nd and 86th place respectively, there has been significant pressure put on the Mobile operators to redo their pricing plans.  

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China operators undergoing the biggest shakeup since 2008

By Chris DeAngelis | 1/16/15 11:10 PM

China operators undergoing the biggest shakeup since 2008. In what appears to be only the beginning, China Mobile consolidated most of its content bases into a company called Migu (previously the music base) to create an independent fully owned subsidiary in an effort to increase its competitiveness in the marketplace. Interestingly the powerful "Internet Base" now has a viable competitor within China Mobile causing a major internal upheaval. Over 20 GM level executives have already been rotated or reassigned. For now the rumors the CT and CU will combine seem unlikely.

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