Qualcomm's Chinese Fortune

Albright, Peggy
June 2000
Wireless Week;06/05/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 23, p1
Trade Publication
Looks at the efforts made by Qualcomm to be able to enter the Chinese telecommunication market through acquisition plans for China's United Telecommunications Corp. (Unicom). Initial public offering of Unicom; Purchase of the global system for mobile communication technology by customers in China.


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