Motorola wins USD431 million GSM contracts with China Mobile

6 Aug 2008

Motorola has announced that it has signed multiple contracts worth USD431 million with China Mobile Communications Corporation (CMCC) for GSM network upgrades and expansion. The contracts will enable the world’s largest cellco by subscribers to expand its network coverage and manage its GSM network more effectively, allowing the company to maximise its investment returns and to provide subscribers with enhanced services. Under the agreements the expanded and optimised GSM networks will then be deployed across 16 provinces and municipalities, namely Beijing, Tianjin, Sichuan, Zhejiang, Henan, Hunan, Guangdong, Yunnan, Fujian, Hubei, Shanxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Jiangxi, Anhui and Guizhou. These contracts will also enable China Mobile to deliver enhanced and value-added multimedia functionality and services.