China’s 4G Subscriber Base to Exceed 30 Million by End of 2014

China is expected to end next year with at least 30 million 4G subscribers, according to the Minister of Industry and Information Technology, Miao Wei.

He also said that the industry is expected to invest around US$16.5 billion developing its LTE based 4G networks during 2014. He was speaking at the ministry’s annual work conference. The minister said that the investment in 4G services would make up almost one-third of China’s total investment in mobile communications next year.

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