New Delhi, 14 December 2017: COAI Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), the apex industry association representing leading telecom, internet, technology and digital services companies, today welcomed ZTE India as an associate member. ZTE is one of world’s largest telecom equipment and mobile phone manufacturers. The company started operations in India in 2003. Further, the company is also a partner with many state governments for the Smart Cities initiative and contributing as per the technical strength.
Mr. Rajan S Mathews, Director General, COAI, welcoming the new member said, “It’s our pleasure to welcome ZTE on board as an Associate Member. We are sure that the joint efforts of COAI for the industry and ZTE’s expertise in telecom equipment and next generation technology will go a long way in fulfilling Prime Minister Modi’s dream of building a digitally empowered nation. Given ZTE’s technical expertise and ability to cross purpose, various technologies for consumer and business use, we are proud to have them as our member. We are truly delighted and look forward to working with ZTE.”
COAI’s Associate Membership comprises companies that manufacture or support the functioning, promotion, research development and evolution of Mobile Communications Services. COAI’s other Associate Members include Google India Pvt Ltd, Ericsson India Pvt Ltd, Sterlite Technologies, GTL Infrastructure Ltd, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Indus Towers Ltd, Intel Corporation, Nokia Solutions and Networks Pvt Ltd, Qualcomm India Pvt Ltd, Facebook India Online Services Pvt Ltd etc.
Mr. PENG AIGUANG, CEO – ZTE India, was very happy to be part of this key industry association. He added, “We truly feel privileged and delighted to be a part of COAI as an associate member. It is one of the most relevant industry bodies, ZTE will benefit through the access to industry knowledge sensitisation and awareness of issues pertaining to the telecom industry and further strengthen its relationship with the sector. This partnership will enable us to provide further convenience to our partners and sellers. Many of our India-specific innovations have spread to some of the advanced economies and with support of COAI we look forward to contributing our best to the Prime Minister’s Digital India initiative. ZTE is pioneer in 5G & NFV technology and provides cutting-edge wireless, access & bearer, value-added services, terminals and managed services to telecommunication carriers, and solutions for enterprises in every vertical of industry.