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Monday, March 26 2018 - 21:07
AsiaNet
China Mobile International and Huawei Cloud International Signed a Strategic Cooperation Agreement
BANGKOK, March 26, 2018 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

On March 26, 2018, China Mobile International Limited (CMI) and Huawei Cloud 
International held the signing ceremony of a strategic cooperation agreement in 
Bangkok, Thailand. Dr. Li Feng, Chairman & CEO of CMI and Mr. Wu Weitao, 
President of Huawei's Southeast Asia Region both attended the ceremony. The 
cooperation is aimed at consolidating cloud-network synergy cooperation to 
develop the Southeast Asia market.

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Southeast Asia is a region that has extremely high potential for economic 
development. CMI and Huawei Cloud International will leverage their respective 
advantages and take the lead in developing cloud-network synergy cooperation in 
Southeast Asia, providing one-stop, high-quality cloud+connection services for 
large enterprises with cross-border business requirements. This cooperation 
helps enterprises achieve easy migration to the cloud and provides secure and 
reliable global connectivity. Development areas include the public cloud 
platform, cloud connection platform, hybrid cloud, and IDC.

"Focusing on customer requirements and providing the best network is our 
unremitting pursuit. When selecting strategic partners, we focus on their 
innovation capabilities, R&D strength, and potential for continuous investment 
in future technologies. As a leading cloud service brand, HUAWEI CLOUD provides 
customers with secure and reliable cloud services capable of sustainable 
evolution using leading-edge cloud technology R&D capabilities and global 
online and offline services. CMI has 25 points of presence (POPs) and 4 
self-built submarine cables (SJC, APG, CSCN, and TSE-1) in Southeast Asia. In 
addition, CMI is a key participant in the construction of SJC2 submarine cable, 
and its data center service strongholds span six continents. By leveraging 
resources and technical capabilities, the cloud+connection services jointly 
launched by both parties will meet cross-border business requirements of 
enterprises, creating value for government and enterprise customers in 
Southeast Asia," said Dr. Li Feng, Chairman & CEO of CMI, at the signing 
ceremony.

Mr. Wu Weitao, President of Huawei's Southeast Asia Region, said "CMI has rich 
resources in global submarine and terrestrial cables, POPs, and data centers. 
It also has innovative cloud connectivity and a competitive multi-cloud 
ecosystem. By deploying HUAWEI CLOUD on CMI's multi-cloud ecosystem and Cloud 
Connect platform, customers can experience one-stop HUAWEI cloud+connection 
services. The combination of CMI's global network and Huawei's agile public 
cloud resources will help Chinese-funded enterprises to quickly go global, and 
help foreign-funded enterprises to quickly bring their business into Southeast 
Asia. Additionally, both parties will help local enterprises in Southeast Asia 
quickly achieve business innovation and transformation to meet ever-changing 
market requirements. We plan to actively develop partners, continuously invest, 
and build an enterprise-class cloud ecosystem, sharing our best practices and 
providing the best technical solutions to customers in Southeast Asia."

CMI and Huawei Cloud International will further expand service coverage and 
increase service agility to deliver top-notch cloud services.

CMI continues to actively promote global connectivity and provide strong 
support for the Belt and Road Initiative. As an industry leader, CMI owns the 
terrestrial cable resources in the Mekong region and is participating in the 
construction of the SJC2 submarine cable. The cable links to 11 landing 
stations in Asia and is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2020. 
CMI is solely responsible for the construction of two landing stations for the 
SJC2 submarine cable in Shanghai and Hong Kong. The SJC2 cable will 
significantly enhance the transmission bandwidth capacity in Asia.

About China Mobile International Limited

China Mobile International Limited (CMI) is a wholly owned subsidiary of China 
Mobile. China Mobile is now the largest telecom operator in the world by 
network scale and subscriber base, and is among the top in terms of market 
capitalization and brand value. In order to provide better services to meet the 
growing demand in the international telecommunications market, China Mobile 
established a subsidiary, CMI, in December 2010, mainly responsible for the 
operation of international business. Leveraging the strong support by China 
Mobile, CMI provides a full range of comprehensive international 
telecommunications services which includes IDD, roaming, Internet, MNC services 
and Value Added Business across the globe.

Headquartered in Hong Kong, CMI has expanded our footprint in 20 countries 
across different regions, and has professional team in eight major countries in 
Southeast Asia.

About HUAWEI CLOUD

HUAWEI CLOUD is a world-class cloud service provider offering scalable and 
reliable computing, storage, network and security services for enterprises 
looking to transform their businesses at their own pace while lowering 
operational costs, improving business agility, and simplifying operations.

HUAWEI CLOUD is committed to helping medium- and large-sized enterprises 
address their problems encountering in cloud transformation. It is also always 
ready to help small- and medium-sized enterprises grow and innovate their 
future. HUAWEI CLOUD welcomes partnerships with global companies that are 
willing to develop innovative solutions and create values for customers and 
partners.

Contact: 

Yan Cheng 
Tel: +852-3975-6751 
Email: yancheng@cmi.chinamobile.com

SOURCE China Mobile International Limited
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