Top 10 Telecom Companies of the World 2016

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8. China Telecom

China telecom is a state owned telecom service provider in China. It is one of the largest player in telecom in china.

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China Telecom provides wireline, mobile, internet, information and other value added services to over 450 million subscribers across China. China Telecom is listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange.

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 China telecom provides the largest wifi wireless broadband in China. As of 2015, China telecom employs 291526 employees worldwide out of which more than half work in sales and marketing. Mr Yang Jie is the CEO of China Telecom. China telecom was recently awarded the “Best Telcommunications Company in Asia”. It was also awarded The best of Asia-Corporate Governance Award by corporate governance Asia. It has 4G and Wifi network in all major cities in China like Beijing, Shanghai etc.

The current focus of China Telecom is

1) 4G

2) Fibre Broadband

They are also trying to break into new areas like

1) Internet+

2) Cloud Computing

3) Big Data

4) Internet of Things

The company has a strong hold in the Chinese market. The brand is growing consistently through good marketing and advertising activities.

Revenues (billion): $50.83

Profit (billions): $3.08

Number of users (millions): 450