China

President Trump gives his ‘blessing’ to TikTok and Oracle deal
President Trump has threatened to ban TikTok in the US, unless its parent company, ByteDance, sells it to a US based firm
Microsoft to continue discussions on potential TikTok acquisition
Microsoft has said that it hopes to conclude discussions with TikTok's Chinese owners, by the 15th of September
Nokia and China Unicom complete their first 5G standalone call
Nokia says that it expects to achieve the full deployment of its full portfolio of software solutions in China Unicom’s network ahead of schedule
Ericsson eyes long term profits in China, as it posts strong figures for Q2 2020
Key wins in China are expected to bear fruit in the second half of 2020
Nokia lands DCI contract with Tencent and Baidu
The announcement is a significant win for Nokia in China
Nokia lands 5G SA core deal with China Unicom
The deal will build on the pair’s extensive collaboration on 4G
China Unicom reveals it has deployed 130,000 5G base stations to date
The company is aiming to deploy more than 300,000 base stations by the end of the year, to enable it to ramp up coverage levels across China
Ericsson wins yet another 5G deal in China
The network equipment provider will supply solutions to bolster indoor and outdoor coverage