New deals for Lucent in China

15 Jun 2005

Lucent Technologies has announced several new contracts in China in both the wireless and wireline markets. Two network optimisation contracts have been awarded by the mobile operator China Unicom for its subsidiaries Tibet Mobile and Inner Mongolia Unicom, the first for a GSM network and the second for CDMA. In the fixed line sector China Telecom units Zhongshan Telecom and Zhuhai Telecom, both of which are part of Guangdong Telecom, have contracted Lucent to supply a range of optical equipment allowing them to expand network capacity.