CHT Global to Deliver Wireless Service in the U.S. on the Sprint Network
SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/01/13 -- CHT Global, the U.S.
subsidiary of Taiwan's Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), announces that it has
signed on as a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) of wireless
carrier Sprint to provide mobile data service to enterprises and
traveling business professionals. The MVNO will use Sprint's
nationwide 3G & high-speed 4G LTE data networks to provide
enterprises with wireless connectivity by offering mobile data
hotspots on a true postpaid service plan.
Launching as CHT Global Mobility, the contract free service consists
of a per device monthly access fee of $5.99 that includes 100Mb of
data. Once a device's data usage exceeds 100Mb, usage will be charged
per Mb as part of the enterprise's account pool with discounts
awarded based upon volume thresholds reached. Enterprises have the
option to purchase devices upfront in full, or through a 1 to 2 year
"Many of our customers don't have a good workforce mobile data
solution or are paying in excess for data bundles their employees
don't fully use," said Joe Yang, President and CEO of CHT Global.
"We're proposing a new kind of offering where companies can flexibly
and affordably provide each employee the ability to connect anytime
and anywhere, while only paying for what is actually needed and used.
This will help our customers keep in step with the trend and movement
towards an always connected and mobile workforce."
"The Sprint Emerging & Wholesale Solutions team can help
international carriers extend their brand into the U.S. to reach
English and non-English speaking customers who may be coming to the
U.S. for an extended period of time," said Karen Freitag, vice
president - Emerging & Wholesale Solutions at Sprint. "We are pleased
to have been selected to enable this offering from CHT Global and
look forward to helping them deliver a successful service."
For more information about CHT Global Mobility, visit
About CHT Global
CHT Global (Chunghwa Telecom Global, Inc.) is a
global telecommunication solutions provider and is the wholly owned
U.S. subsidiary of Taiwan's largest telecom, Chunghwa Telecom Co.,
LTD. (NYSE: CHT). Servicing hundreds of multi-national corporations
since 2007 in the United States and worldwide, CHT Global aims to
provide global mobility and connectivity services in a new way.
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