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CITIC Telecom International: CTM Obtains 5G License No. 1 – 5G Service Expected to Launch on November 14


(11 Nov 2022, Hong Kong) – CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (“CITIC Telecom” or the “Group”; stock code: 1883), Asia-Pacific’s leading Internet-oriented multinational telecommunications company providing comprehensive services, announced its subsidiary Companhia de Telecomunicações de Macau, SARL (“CTM”) obtained the no. 1 5G network operating license for 8 years issued by Macao SAR government on Nov 7, 2022. CTM has formulated various 5G plans which are expected to be launched on Nov 14.

CTM has been striving to provide the citizens of Macau with quality telecommunications service and achieved 5G indoor and outdoor full coverage on which the download speed could reach 1.6 Gbps in on-site testing. The network supports NSA and SA standards, providing customers with stable and high-quality 5G network service experiences.

Regarding green sustainability, CTM has deployed an intelligent power management system for 5G cell sites with environmental protection in mind.

Mr. XIN Yue Jiang, Chairman of CITIC Telecom, said, “We are honored to become the 5G network operator in Macao. This achievement is another recognition after the 4G license was issued by the Macao SAR government in 2015. CITIC Telecom expresses its sincere gratitude to the Macao SAR government and the people of Macao for their trust and support to CTM .With a deep-rooted foundation and extensive service in Macau, the group has achieved 5G network coverage and will soon launch quality 5G plans, strived to accelerate digital transformation, develop a higher level of city intelligent, finally realizing a new chapter of digitization in Macau.”


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