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China Telecommunications Corporation (China Telecom), one of the world’s largest providers of integrated telecommunication services, keeps pace with the times and it has a long-standing commitment to the development of our global operations and capabilities. In November 2000, China Telecom took the first step to realize that commitment by establishing a representative office in America. Over thenext decade and more, China Telecom’s international footprint grew rapidly with the establishment of China Telecom (Hong Kong) International Limited, China Telecom Americas Corporation and China Telecom (Europe) Limited. China Telecom set up subsidiaries in 27 countries and regions, as well as 63 overseas POPs, and owns more than 9T capacities in international connectivity bandwidth and intercontinental capacity. China Telecom also has resources on 33 submarine cables, while participating in the construction of more than 10. With the direct connection with terrestrial cables to more than 10 neighboring countries and regions, China Telecom has primarily forged its global layout of service network and network capacity. 

HQXicheng Qu, CN
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)274,172
Share Price (Jan 2021)$2.4 (+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at China Telecom

Ke Ruiwen

Ke Ruiwen

Executive Director, Chairman and CEO
Li Zhengmao

Li Zhengmao

Executive Director, President and COO
Liu Guiqing

Liu Guiqing

Executive Director and EVP
Shao Guanglu

Shao Guanglu

Executive Director
Chen Zhongyue

Chen Zhongyue

Executive Director and EVP
Zhu Min

Zhu Min

Executive Director, EVP, CFO and Secretary of the Board
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China Telecom Office Locations

China Telecom has offices in Xicheng Qu and Hong Kong
Xicheng Qu, CN (HQ)
31 Jin Rong Da Jie
Hong Kong, HK
Dah Sing Financial Centre 108 Gloucester Rd
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China Telecom Financials and Metrics

China Telecom Revenue

Market capitalization (19-Jan-2021)


Closing stock price (19-Jan-2021)

China Telecom's current market capitalization is $187.8 b.
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China Telecom Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Access Lines

143.56 m134.32 m126.86 m

Messages Sent

64.58 b56.82 b54.74 b

Mobile Active Users

185.62 m197.90 m215 m

Voice Calls, minutes

655.94 b667.54 b720.57 b
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China Telecom Cybersecurity Score

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China Telecom Online and Social Media Presence

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China Telecom News and Updates

Blackrock sells $200m China Telecom stake after US ban

Blackrock has offloaded almost all of its stake in China Telecom at a significant discount following a new ban on The post Blackrock sells $200m China Telecom stake after US ban appeared first on CityAM.

China Telecom Joins MANRS

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS) officially accepted China Telecom as a participant in the network operator program, announcing that three of China Telecom's major networks have met its community-led routing security...

FCC Moves Against China Telecom and Huawei, Citing Security

FCC Considers Barring China Telecom from U.S. Over Security

Insights into the Americas Data Center Colocation to 2025 - Prominent Players Include Ascenty, China Telecom & Digital Realty Among Others

Dublin, Nov. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Data Center Colocation Market in Americas - Industry Outlook and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Americas data center colocation market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of approx. 1.7% durin…

PINTEC Expands Cooperation with China Telecom Bestpay to Offer Handset Installment Services to Government and Enterprise Customers

BEIJING, June 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pintec Technology Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: PT) (“PINTEC” or the “Company”), a leading independent fintech solutions provider, today announced that it has expanded its cooperation with China Telecom Bestpay (“Bestpay”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Tel…

China Telecom urges FCC not to revoke ability to operate in U.S.

China Telecom Corp’s U.S. unit urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) not to revoke the company's nearly two-decade old authorization to provide international telecommunications services to and from the United States.
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China Telecom Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was China Telecom founded?

    China Telecom was founded in 2000.

  • Who are China Telecom key executives?

    China Telecom's key executives are Ke Ruiwen, Li Zhengmao and Liu Guiqing.

  • How many employees does China Telecom have?

    China Telecom has 274,172 employees.

  • Who are China Telecom competitors?

    Competitors of China Telecom include iBasis, CTI Towers and Consumer Cellular.

  • Where is China Telecom headquarters?

    China Telecom headquarters is located at 31 Jin Rong Da Jie, Xicheng Qu.

  • Where are China Telecom offices?

    China Telecom has offices in Xicheng Qu and Hong Kong.

  • How many offices does China Telecom have?

    China Telecom has 2 offices.