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This report provides an update on China Unicom's strategy and operations, covering financial performance, market dynamics, and key developments.


  • In 1H18, China Unicom significantly improved its performance.
  • China Unicom has launched various initiatives since its mixed ownership reform, and is starting to deliver.
  • China Unicom aims to launch its 5G service in 2020.

Features and Benefits

  • Summarizes the financial performance of China Unicom.
  • Learn about the experience of China Unicom's mixed ownership reform.
  • Find out the key developments of China Unicom.

Key questions answered

  • How is China Unicom performing?
  • What key initiatives has China Unicom launched since it was chosen to implement the mixed ownership reform?
  • How is China Unicom's collaboration with internet companies working?
  • What is China Unicom's IoT strategy?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: China Unicom Update, December 2018