During the World 5G Conference in China from August 9 to 12, China Mobile Chairman Yang Jie
announced that the world's largest mobile operatorCommunications has achieved tremendous results in introducing 5G communication technology to all segments of Chinese society. So far, China Mobile has put more than 1 million 5G base stations into operation, he said. This number is more than 30% of the total volume of 5G base stations installed on the planet. In total, more than 1.8 million 5G base stations have been installed in China by this time, and the number of users has come close to half a billion people. According to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China, investments in the development of 5G infrastructure in the first half of this year in China amounted to almost 90 billion yuan ($13.3 billion), which is 29.6% more than the amount spent on the development of 5G infrastructure in the first half of last year. At the same time, it is noted that the total investment in network infrastructure amounted to 189.4 billion yuan ($28.1 billion).