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[$$] China Shakes Up Telecom Leadership Ahead of 5G Rollout

China’s Communist Party is making leadership changes in the top ranks of the state-owned telecommunications giants ahead of the country’s widely anticipated rollout of next-generation wireless networks. China Unicom and China Telecom are two of the country’s three state-owned telecom operators, and will be among the institutions responsible for buying and rolling out fifth-generation, or 5G, wireless networks in the country in the coming years.