Global Mobile plans Chinese TD-LTE joint venture

9 Jun 2011

Taiwanese WiMAX network operator Global Mobile has revealed that it plans to open a 4G joint venture in mainland China in partnership with the administration of Songshan Lake National High-Tech Industrial Development Zone. According to Telecompaper, the joint venture will provide TD-LTE services to mobile users in Guangdong province for a period of two years. The joint venture plans to seek the cooperation of China Mobile or China Unicom, according to reports which cite Global Mobile chairperson Rosemary Ho. The company will also work with Taiwanese equipment suppliers such as GemTek Technology and Inventec.