The 5G infrastructure is also accelerating as the 5G concept is hot. The drowning fishermen are also frequent.
First, China Railway Tower Co., Ltd. (00788.HK, hereinafter referred to as “China Tower”) issued a statement on December 20, 2018, stating that some companies have used Chinese iron tower partners in the name of 5G signal network construction and 5G small base station construction. In the name of trying to seek the cooperation of local government departments, the so-called commercial activities such as the sharing of municipal poles.
In the statement issued by China Tower, some companies or individuals named "Shenzhen Orons Technology Co., Ltd.", "Guangdong Hengta Communication Technology Co., Ltd." and "Guangzhou Xunlian Communication Technology Co., Ltd." On the grounds of the construction of 5G communication, the business activities of renting municipal public facilities or shared facilities of the owners were negotiated as a partner of China Railway Tower Company.
The China Tower stated that it has never authorized such third parties to carry out any commercial activities on the construction of 5G communications, and has not authorized the signing of municipal public facilities or owners to share facility lease agreements, nor has it signed business agreements with such third parties on 5G communication construction. For this behavior, China Railway Tower said it will collect relevant evidence and use legal means to safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of the company.
Subsequently, on January 25, 2019, the Beijing Tower also issued a “serious statement on the operation of the relevant venue leasing business in the name of the partner of the Beijing Tower Company”, mainly to prevent third-party units or individuals from acting in the name of Beijing Tower, or In the name of the partner of Beijing Tower Company, it will carry out business activities such as renting tower resources or venues for 5G communication construction.
On February 1, 2019, Chongqing Tower became the provincial-level iron tower company that recently issued a statement. According to the statement, China Railway Tower Co., Ltd. Chongqing Branch is the only provincial branch established by China Railway Tower Co., Ltd. in Chongqing. Its main business is the construction, maintenance and operation of towers, base stations and indoor distribution systems. The existing illegal organizations and personnel, based on the construction of 5G communication, conducted business activities such as renting municipal public facilities or shared facilities by owners in the name of Chongqing Tower strategic partners. The company and its subsidiaries have never authorized any third party to sign cooperation agreements such as “China Tower” or “China Tower Chongqing Branch”, nor have they used any social resources to develop 5G experimental network. Construction reached a construction contract commission agreement.
China Railway Tower is a large-scale communication tower infrastructure service enterprise established by China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom and China Guoxin under the background of implementing the strategy of “networking power”, deepening the reform of state-owned enterprises, and promoting the sharing of telecommunications infrastructure resources.
The main business of China Tower is the construction, maintenance and operation of the tower; the construction, maintenance, operation and maintenance of base station equipment for the base station equipment room, power supply, air conditioning facilities and indoor distribution system.
According to media reports, in addition to the China Tower, China Mobile, A-share communications companies and other small and medium-sized telecommunications companies also reflected the occurrence of 5G business negotiations with local governments in the name of companies or individuals.
According to analysis, there are companies on the market that are seeking to share the sharing of public light poles with local government departments and accelerate the 5G commercialization process.
With the advancement of 5G commercialization, the construction of 5G communication facilities has become an important step. In May 2018, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council jointly issued the "Implementation Opinions on Promoting the Co-construction and Sharing of Telecommunication Infrastructure in 2018" (Ministry of Communications, Ministry of Communications  No. 82) (hereinafter referred to as "Implementation Opinions" 》). The "Implementation Opinions" mentioned that: in 2018, the construction and sharing of telecommunications infrastructure will focus on improving network supply and quality benefits, and actively promote telecommunications infrastructure and energy based on deepening the shared potential of the industry. Co-construction and sharing of social resources in the fields of transportation and transportation.
(Article source: Securities Daily)