China’s mobile network operators to push nationwide roll-out of new 5G messaging service

Published Oct 05 2021 at 12:00 AM GMT
  • China’s three major mobile network operators are expected to soon roll out a nationwide 5G messaging service, integrating video, audio and electronic payment functions, that could potentially compete with Tencent Holdings’ ubiquitous, multipurpose super app WeChat.
  • The new service from China Mobile, China Telecom and China Unicom is expected to make its initial commercial test run in the second half of this month, according to a report by China Securities Journal, a national financial newspaper….



  • Published Oct 5, 2021 12:00 AM GMT