Sep. 20, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Mobile Ltd<0941
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The figure last month was more than 4.88 million it realized in July this year.
Last month, the company's 3G users increased 3.06 million, taking the number of 3G users to a total of 72.14 million as of the end of Aug.
The net increase of 3G users last month was more than the 1.9 million the mobile operator realized in Jul 2012.
In the first eight months of this year, the company saw its subscribers increased by 43.51 million.