Archive for the ‘ZTE’ Category

China’s New Frontier: South America

Courtesy of Fortune, an interesting report on the global reach of China’s telecommunications equipment manufacturers.  As the article notes, having already conquered Africa & Asia, they are now looking towards South America for growth: “At phone operator Movistar’s sales offices in Buenos Aires, customers line up to buy high-speed wireless services to access the web […]

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Africa: A to Z(TE)

Via Stratfor (subscription required), an interesting look at the plans for Chinese telecommunications equipment company ZTE and Libya’s telecom regulator to build the first-ever WiMAX wireless commercial data network in Africa. While the project is intriguing in and of itself, of more note is the fact that this an early example of the coming wave […]

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Wildcats & Black Sheep is a personal interest blog dedicated to the identification and evaluation of maverick investment opportunities arising in frontier - and, what some may consider to be, “rogue” or “black sheep” - markets around the world.

Focusing primarily on The New Seven Sisters - the largely state owned petroleum companies from the emerging world that have become key players in the oil & gas industry as identified by Carola Hoyos, Chief Energy Correspondent for The Financial Times - but spanning other nascent opportunities around the globe that may hold potential in the years ahead, Wildcats & Black Sheep is a place for the adventurous to contemplate & evaluate the emerging markets of tomorrow.