March 30, 2017
30th March, 2017 - Hong Kong. China Telecom Global Limited (CTG) and UROS Uni-fi Roaming Solutions today announced a partnership to provide international travelers with high-speed mobile internet in both China and Hong Kong at a fixed and affordable daily rate instead of costly roaming service. CTG will provide 4G mobile service in both markets to give UROS’ users a consistent internet experience. Besides traditional physical SIM cards, this partnership also covers the delivery of mobile service through eSIM technology that is compliant with the latest specifications and guidelines for remote SIM provisioning as laid out by the GSM Association (GSMA), a global association of mobile device makers and mobile network operators.
Mr. Deng Xiao Feng, CEO of CTG, said, “CTG is excited to support UROS for its connectivity requirements across HK and mainland China. With its CTExcel brand, CTG is committed to providing high quality mobile service across the regions for both consumers and enterprises without compromising quality and reliability. As part of its focus on innovation, CTG together with UROS will support eSIM technology, which can enable advanced eSIM devices to address the increasing demand in the Internet of Things (IoT) market.”
Mr. Jyrki Hallikainen, UROS Chairman of the Board said, “UROS is delighted to announce this partnership with CTG. We believe that combining the standardized eSIM technology together with our own IoT platform provides the most advanced and reliable solution for our corporate and mobile operator customers. CTG’s eSIM coverage will be available for smartphones and Goodspeed mobile hotspot devices as well as future IoT devices globally.”
China Telecom Global Limited (CTG) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Telecom Corporation Limited. Established in 2012 and headquartered in Hong Kong, CTG connects the Asia Pacific region to the world. With direct connections to more than 10 neighbouring countries and regions via terrestrial cables, CTG has mapped out first-class services and network resources across the globe. CTG provides international carriers, multinational corporations, and overseas Chinese consumers with customised and cost-effective integrated communications solutions, and diversified telecom services to cater to their global business needs. For more information on CTG, please visit www.chinatelecomglobal.com