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    1. FT Tech Hub

      October 21, 2014

      Was Apple's iCloud data hacked in China?

      Barely two months after Apple admitted it was storing users’ data online in mainland China, reports emerged that hackers...

    2. August 15, 2014

      Apple admits storing users’ personal data in China

      Apple has admitted storing users’ personal data on Chinese servers for the first time as part of a deal with China Telecom...

    1. July 11, 2014

      China mobile operators to bring 4G to more than a billion people

      Chinese mobile operators have agreed to share the basic mast infrastructure that will help them reach more than a billion...

    2. March 2, 2014

      China speeds past Europe on 4G mobile rollout

      China has overtaken Europe by building hundreds of thousands of masts to carry superfast 4G mobile signals and Western...

    3. December 4, 2013

      China opens door to Apple with new 4G mobile licences

      China has opened up its mobile broadband market after granting 4G licences to the country’s three main telecom companies,...

    4. November 22, 2013

      Living up to the great red hype

      Rummaging around for something at home last weekend, I came across an envelope with a few ancient floppy disks in it. Each...

    5. beyondbrics

      October 22, 2013

      China Mobile: the case for an iPhone deal grows

      It was a quarter to forget for China Mobile. The world’s largest mobile operator on Monday reported an 8.7 per cent...

    6. September 11, 2013

      China Mobile: who needs Apple?

      Pah! Who needs an iPhone, anyway? Another launch from Apple has passed without a deal for China Mobile to sell its handsets....

    7. August 22, 2013

      Sina to launch new chat offensive to fight Tencent

      Sina, the company that runs China’s leading equivalent of Twitter, is launching a new social communication product and...

    8. June 17, 2013

      Fidelity’s Anthony Bolton ‘disappointed’ but defiant over China record

      Anthony Bolton told the investing public in April 2010 that running money in China was going to be the most exciting chapter...

    9. March 14, 2013

      China Mobile to invest $30.6bn in 4G

      China Mobile expects to boost its capital expenditure by half this year to Rmb190.2bn ($30.6bn) as the world’s largest...

    10. March 6, 2013

      China telecoms set for 4G shake-up

      China’s government looks likely to hand out licences for fourth-generation mobile services this year, triggering a new round...

    11. beyondbrics

      January 24, 2013

      Nokia: pain again in China

      While many multinationals see emerging markets as the future, Nokia might prefer to look elsewhere. The Finnish phonemaker’s...

    12. January 14, 2013

      BlackRock to name new China chief

      BlackRock will this week announce it has hired Wang Hsueh-ming, a former Goldman Sachs partner, to help ramp up the Chinese...

    13. January 9, 2013

      China debating opening telecoms market

      China has opened up the prospect of private sector competition in its national mobile telecoms market, with a consultation...

    14. December 17, 2012

      Record China sales for Apple’s iPhone 5

      Apple sold over 2m units of its new iPhone 5 in its first weekend on sale in China, a record for the company’s smartphone in...

    15. November 30, 2012

      Latest iPhone and iPads set for China

      Apple's latest iPhone and iPads will go on sale in China, the world's largest smartphone market by shipments, in the next...

    16. beyondbrics

      October 18, 2012

      Nokia: look away now, China was awful

      It’s hard to know which was worse: Nokia’s third quarter overall, or its results in China. Let’s say… China. Why? Well, the...

    17. beyondbrics

      July 19, 2012

      Nokia in China: it's all relative

      For Nokia, any glimmer of hope is good news. The Finnish phonemaker and networks company on Thursday announced its Q2...

    18. June 20, 2012

      Hong Kong slips down the IPO rankings

      Hong Kong’s crown has slipped. After leading the world by the amount raised from initial public offerings from 2009 to 2011,...

    19. beyondbrics

      June 14, 2012

      New York headlines

      * Russia defends arms sales to Syria * China Telecom acts to gain Brazil foothold * Emerging-Market Stocks Drop From...

    20. beyondbrics

      June 14, 2012

      London headlines

      * Russia defends arms sales to Syria * China Telecom acts to gain Brazil foothold * Felda said to raise $3.3bn in Malaysian...

    21. June 13, 2012

      China Telecom acts to gain Brazil foothold

      China Telecom, the country’s largest fixed-line carrier by sales, is targeting the Brazilian market, as Chinese companies...

    22. beyondbrics

      March 28, 2012

      Mobiles in China: follow the leader

      If proof were needed of the importance of China to mobile phone makers, follow the chief executives. Both Apple’s Tim Cook...

    23. March 20, 2012

      Chinese oil producers lead Asia lower

      Shares in China fell on Tuesday as oil producers lost ground after crude prices fell overnight on commodity exchanges. The...

    24. March 15, 2012

      China Mobile vice-president steps down

      One of the most senior executives at China Mobile has resigned after he became involved in a police inquiry over...

    25. March 12, 2012

      China Mobile: a long distance call

      It is not easy being an incumbent with a three-quarter market share. China Mobile is the world’s largest mobile operator by...

    26. beyondbrics

      February 23, 2012

      New Apple fake: sent from my iPhone

      There seems to be no limit to Apple-related knock-offs in China. Last year, a fake Apple store in the southwestern Chinese...

    27. January 10, 2012

      Monetary easing hopes lift China shares

      A strong performance from the commodities sector helped China’s Shanghai Composite index rise for the third consecutive...

    28. FT Alphaville

      January 10, 2012

      Overnight markets: Up

      Asian shares were higher on Tuesday morning, with Chinese stocks ahead on speculation Beijing may loosen monetary policy as...

    29. beyondbrics

      January 4, 2012

      China Telecom: go west and find your countrymen

      What do you do if you are a big Chinese company that has been given marching orders by Beijing to seek growth overseas?...

    30. January 4, 2012

      China Telecom in milestone UK mobile deal

      China Telecom, the largest Chinese fixed-line telecoms company by customer numbers, is to launch a UK mobile phone business...

    31. beyondbrics

      December 14, 2011

      China brands (2): social media

      You’ll struggle to find it on Twitter/Facebook, but China Telecom is one of the world’s most successful brands on social...

    32. December 13, 2011

      Rule of law breaks out in China

      The rule of law is breaking out in China – if not in politics, then in business. In the past month alone, Beijing regulators...

    33. December 2, 2011

      Chinese telecoms bow to regulator

      China’s two largest fixed-line telecoms operators have pledged to overhaul their broadband business in response to an...

    34. November 30, 2011

      China Telecom gains access to AT&T networks

      China Telecom, the country’s largest fixed-line operator by revenues, is stepping up its overseas expansion through a deal...

    35. November 14, 2011

      China expected to increase antitrust probes

      China is expected to follow its antitrust move against two telecom operators with similar action in other sectors, such as...

    36. FT Alphaville

      November 9, 2011

      Beijing probes claims of telecoms monopolies

      The Chinese government is investigating China Telecom and China Unicom, the country’s two main fixed-line carriers, over...

    37. November 9, 2011

      HK and China stocks lifted by policy hopes

      Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index jumped back above the 20,000 level for the first time in almost two weeks as easing Chinese...

    38. November 9, 2011

      Beijing probes claims of telecoms monopolies

      The Chinese government is investigating China Telecom and China Unicom, the country’s two main fixed-line carriers, over...

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