China Mobile Hangs Up on Apple iPhone

January 2008
Red Herring;1/14/2008, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of Apple and China Mobile to call off talks to launch the U.S. firm's popular iPhones in China. The move led to speculation that the device will hit store shelves soon and sent China Mobile shares down. Analysts have predicted that both parties would argue over revenue sharing and a plethora of technical difficulties. Experts noted that the iPhone would have to navigate a spate of technical and fee issues unique to China.


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