Cutting marketing expenditures may lead to large decreases in terminal subsidies and notable declines of frontline staffer income among the three telcos.
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A Beijing newspaper reports that Facebook has signed a three-year rental contract in the central business district.
Exxon Mobil confirmed the purchased oil as fake, with the leading Chinese e-commerce store promising to punish the seller.
Lower court in China rules against Apple and says a Chinese company has the patent over a similar intelligent assistant.
U.S. internet safety giant is suspected of leaving backdoors in data loss prevention software. It denies the allegation.
The popular instant messaging app has been out of service on the Chinese mainland since the night of July 1, and shows no sign of recovery.
A Shanghai semiconductor company filed a trademark law suit against Qualcomm, claiming the US chip giant unlawfully used its trademark in China over the past decade.
After leaking details of the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5C ahead of launch, Chinese former teen idol Jimmy Lin again posted pictures of himself with Apple’s next-generation handset ahead of its official release.
China Mobile takes 884 million USD stake in a leading Thai telecommunications operator, True Corporation, becomes second largest owner.
The company behind popular junk-cleaning app, Clean Master, expands operation but profit is down.
Inspur Group Ltd, a Chinese domestic server maker, says 80 ex-IBM employees have joined after it recently started a campaign to lure customers from Big Blue.
The ban on Windows 8 by China's central government presents great opportunities for Chinese-originated operating systems, and the key issue now is to build up an ecosystem to feed the growth of these Chinese OSes, reports Xinhua the official news agency in China.
In the country’s first sentencing on internet copyright infringement, a Beijing court on Thursday jailed seven executives of the Chinese movie downloading website Siluhd.com.
As labor costs continuously rise, the computer manufacturer is "actively" considering relocate its production lines back to Taiwan.
Several staff at Kuaibo, a popular video playing and downloading site, are under criminal detention.