HONG KONG, July 20 China, the world's largest
mobile phone market, saw a 1.2 percent monthly increase in total
number of mobile subscribers to 906.8 million in June, data from
the country's three telecom operators showed.
China Mobile , the country's largest mobile
carrier, said its total mobile subscribers in June increased to
616.79 million, including 35.03 million 3G subscribers.
China Unicom , the country's No. 2 mobile carrier,
said its total mobile subscribers rose to 181.61 million for the
month, including 23.95 million 3G subscribers.
Mobile subscribers at China Telecom , the smallest
of the three telecommunications operators, increased to 108.37
million, including 21.54 million for 3G subscribers.
(Reporting by Christina Lo; Editing by Vinu Pilakkott)