Overview

Overview

China Telecom Corporation Limited ("China Telecom" or the "Company", a joint stock limited company incorporated in the People's Republic of China with limited liability, together with its subsidiaries, collectively the "Group") is a large-scale and leading integrated information services 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 2018, the Company had mobile subscribers of about 303 million, wireline broadband subscribers of about 146 million and access lines in service of about 116 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
Mobile subscribers exceeded 90 million, an increase of 60% from the beginning of the year and embarking on scale development of mobile services
Oct
As the onground communications applications partner of the Lunar Probe Project, China Telecom significantly contributed to the success of "Chang'e-2" mission
Aug
A severe landslide occurred at Zhouqu county in the Gansu province affected over twenty thousand people. China Telecom leveraged its full services competitive edges to restore in full strength the communications in disaster areas
May
China Telecom provided robust communications assurance to Expo 2010 Shanghai China and demonstrated to the world a dream of information and communications city
Apr
China Telecom proactively implemented research and exploration of the next generation Internet technology and was the 1st operator in the world being granted "IPv6 Enabled ISP Certificate" by "IPv6 Forum"
After a devastating earthquake of 7.1 magnitude at Yushu county in Qinghai province, China Telecom quickly restored the communications in the disaster area within 24 hours, vigorously supporting the disaster relief works