Overview

Overview

China Telecom Corporation Limited ("China Telecom" or the "Company", together with its subsidiaries, collectively the "Group") is a large-scale and leading integrated information service operator in the world, providing wireline & mobile telecommunications services, Internet access services, information services and other value-added telecommunications services primarily in the PRC. As at the end of 2016, the Company had mobile subscribers of about 215 million, wireline broadband subscribers of about 123 million and access lines in service of about 127 million. The Company's H shares and American Depositary Shares ("ADSs") are listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the "Hong Kong Stock Exchange") and the New York Stock Exchange respectively.

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Milestones

Dec
Completed 800MHz refarm in rural areas and primarily achieved full coverage of 4G network nationwide; Deployed 4G+ (LTE-A) in all cities with downlink peak speed reached 300Mbps
Sep
Successfully accomplished telecommunications assurance for "G20 Hangzhou Summit" and received high recognition and appreciation from the society
Jul
Published China Telecom's CTNet2025 Network Structure White Paper and elaborated "Service Ecologicalisation"
Jun
Established comprehensive transformation and upgrades strategy (Transformation 3.0), striving to be a leading integrated intelligent information services operator
May
Approved to refarm 800MHz frequency for 4G network, accelerating to build industry-leading superior network
Selected as one of the first batch of the state's models in mass entrepreneurship and innovation
Apr
Successfully promoted "6-mode multi-mode" as national standard, enabling terminal standard back to international mainstream