Top Ten Telecom Companies In The World In 2016
The telecommunications industry has boomed worldwide in the past 30 years, as the use of computers and cellphones has become increasingly common and from rapid technological expansion. China Mobile is the world’s largest carrier, tops the list of the world’s largest telecommunication companies. Here are the top ten telecom companies in the world.
China Mobile Limited was incorporated in Hong Kong in the year 1997. China Mobile is the leading mobile services provider in Mainland China. It is the world’s largest mobile network and has largest mobile customer base. Major subsidiaries of China Mobile are, China Mobile Communication Company Limited, China Mobile Group Guangdong Company Limited, China Mobile Group Fujian Company Limited etc.
Verizon Communications Inc. is based in New York City and incorporated in Delaware. It was formed in the year 2000 with the merger of Bell Atlantic Corp. and GTE Corp. In 2010, Verizon launched wide-area 4G LTE network in 39 major markets and in 2014 Verizon acquired Vodafone’s 45 percent interest in Verizon Wireless for $130 billion.
AT&T, Inc. provides telecommunication services and products which includes wireless communications, local exchange services, long-distance services, data and broadband and Internet services, video services, telecommunications equipment, managed networking and wholesale services.
Vodafone Group is a British multinational telecommunications company headquartered in London and with its registered office in Berkshire. Vodafone made the first ever mobile call in the UK on 1 January 1985. Now it has more than 400 million customers around the world.
Nippon Telegraph & Tel
The Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, commonly known as NTT. It was founded in 1985. It is a Japanese telecommunications company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
Softbank is a multinational Japanese telecommunication and internet corporation. It has operations in broadband, fixed line telecommunications, e-commerce, Internet, technology services and others.
Deutsche Telekom is one of the world’s leading telecommunications companies, with 151 million mobile customers, 30 million fixed-network lines, and 17 million broadband lines. It provides fixed-network/broadband, mobile communications, Internet, and IPTV products.
Telefonica is transforming into a ‘Digital Telco’ with its best in class mobile, broadband and fixed networks, and innovative portfolio of digital solutions. It is present in 21 countries and has customers more than 341 million accesses.
America Movil is a venture of Carlos Slim. It provides wireless, landline, broadband and Pay TV services to million subscribers mainly in Latin America, Caribbean and the US. America Movil was founded in 2000 and it is headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico. America Movil was founded in 2000 and it is headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico.
China Telecom Corporation Limited is a full services integrated information service operator. It is the world’s largest wire line telecommunications, CDMA mobile network and broadband Internet services provider. It provides basic telecommunications services such as wire line telecommunications services and mobile telecommunications services. These are the Top Ten Telecom Companies In The World.