China Mobile was granted the accolade of “Top Ten Model Brands of the Year” at the “2019 China Brand Power Grand Ceremony” held by China Media Group
Fully implemented “Mobile Number Portability”
Officially released 5G commercial packages and launched 5G services in 50 cities in China
Unveiled the first self-branded 5G handset, “Pioneer X1”
China Mobile made a statement on its overall development plan which aims for becoming a world-class enterprise by building a dynamic “Powerhouse”
Obtained the 5G operating permit and announced the “5G+” plan
Supported a medical institution in Beijing to perform China’s first- ever 5G-based remote surgery on a human
Joined hands with China Media Group to debut the Chinese New Year Gala live using “5G+4K” technologies
Obtained the permit for 5th Generation Mobile Networks (5G) test frequencies: 2515MHz-2675MHz and 4800MHz-4900MHz
Revamped "GoTone" with an "innovative, proactive, classy" brand image
Assisted China Media Group to build the first national-level "5G new media platform"
Ranked first in "Corporate Social Responsibility Development Index of Chinese Enterprises (10-year cumulative score)" award
MIGU, Device Company and Online Services Company were included on the "Double-Hundred Action" enterprise list for state-owned enterprise reforms
Completely cancelled domestic handset data "roaming" tariffs
Connected the world's first holographic video call using 5G SA NR standards
Mobile customer base achieved a landmark breakthrough of 900 million
Obtained the operating permit for LTE/4G Digital Cellular Mobile Service (LTE FDD)
Joined hands with 20 global device industry partners to launch the "5G Device Forerunner Initiative"
Led and completed the first edition of international standard for 5G architecture; Launched MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) service in the UK; Launched NB-IoT in 346 cities, achieving end-to-end scale commercial use
Announced the "1-3-9 Cooperative Initiatives" including one brand-new network, three industry alliances and nine capacity applications, facilitating industry development
Announced a special dividend of HK$3.200 per share celebrating the 20th anniversary of IPO
Released IoT Development Plan and established the China Mobile IoT Alliance; Innovative R&D and deployment of UAV base stations; Released the world's smallest eSIM NB-IoT module
Initiated the establishment of China Mobile Digital Home Alliance, building a new industrial ecosystem
"The TD-LTE key technology and application for 4G project" won the Outstanding Prize in the National Science and Technology Progress Awards
Reaching its 20th anniversary of listing, the Company has become a world-class telecommunications operator with the world’s largest network and customer base, industry-leading profitability and market capitalization.
The Company’s growth rate of revenue from telecommunications services achieved a five-year high and ranked the first in the industry.
Wireless data traffic revenue became the biggest revenue source for the first time in the Company’s history, surpassing the combined revenue of voice, SMS (Short Message Service) and MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service).