China Mobile shows 6 month jump


China MobileChina Mobile, the world’s largest cellular provider and the company that’s helping to bring the first official BlackBerry to China very soon, recently released their 6 month financial results. So how are they doing? Well, thank you.

China Mobile’s first half net profit was 30.2 billion yuan (3.8 billion USD), a 26% jump compared to the 24 billion yuan earned in the first half last year. Basic earnings per share also rose to 1.52 yuan, up 25% from a year earlier. In the first half of 2006, China Mobile gained 25.8 million new subscribers, pushing its total base to 274 million.

To read the rest of their financial results, go here.