Huawei Wins 2018 GSMA Mobile Industry Outstanding Contribution Award

- Feb 26, 2018-

At a special ceremony last night, the GSMA presented Huawei with "Outstanding Contribution to the Mobile Industry in 2018" in recognition of Huawei's contributions to promoting new technical standards, promoting digital transformation and building digital ecology for decades. Huawei CEO Hu Houkun on behalf of the company came to accept the award.

It is reported that "GSMA Mobile Industry Outstanding Contribution Award" aims to reward individuals, businesses, and organizations that make significant contributions to the development of the ICT industry and mobile communications. A technical contribution is Huawei's important reason for this award. As Hu Houghton said in a brief speech at the time of award, "We have for many years promoted the development of cutting-edge ICT technologies such as 3G, 4G, and 5G together with our partners so that more people can access the Internet and enjoy better services." "

Founded in 1987, Huawei has attached great importance to technological innovation and research in the past 30 years. It has consistently invested 10% -15% of its annual revenue in research and development. From 2007 to 2016, Huawei has invested more than 300 billion yuan in total. In 2016 alone, Huawei invested 76.4 billion yuan. Currently, Huawei has become a global leader in technology innovation with telecom networks, enterprise network solutions and consumer terminals as its core businesses. In recent years, Huawei has vigorously promoted technological innovation in areas such as cloud, artificial intelligence, and 5G and is committed to building the next generation of digital infrastructure.

"I am very proud that Huawei has connected more than one-third of the world's population today." Huawei's success stems from the fact that Huawei has made significant contributions in the field of technological innovation. According to Hu Houkun, "As the industry continues to evolve, the telecommunications industry will become the cornerstone of fully connected smart social development. There will be a lot of work to be done by Huawei in the future."

Commitment to industry cooperation is another key factor for Huawei to win the GSMA Mobile Industry Outstanding Contribution Award. Huawei actively joins more than 360 standards organizations, industry associations and open source communities, playing an important role in building a broader digital ecosystem.

Sunil Bharti Mittal, Chairman of GSMA and Founder and Chairman of Bharti India, said: "On behalf of the GSMA, I would like to congratulate Huawei on its achievements in promoting the industry, and Huawei has grown to be the largest in the world in only 30 years Huawei's contribution to global standards, its innovative approach, and its commitment to helping its customers and partners succeed, will have a lasting impact on the future of the communications industry. "

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