China Mobile Calls For 260,000 TD-SCDMA Users In September
China Mobile told subsidiaries in the ten cities where it is conducting TD-SCDMA trial operations that collectively they should reach 260,000 TD-SCDMA users by September 20 and 400,000 TD-SCDMA users before the end of 2008, reports The Beijing News quoting a China Mobile insider.
China Mobile began second round bidding on Tuesday for domestic-made 3G TD-SCDMA network construction equipment for 28 cities. The company plans to spend roughly RMB 21 billion in the second round of bidding. China Mobile asked subsidiaries in 28 cities including Dalian, Harbin, Nanjing, Wuhan, Hannan, Chongqing, Lhasa, Urumqi and Xining to complete TD-SCDMA network construction before the end of 2009.