Nov. 21, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Mobile Ltd<0941
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The figure last month was less than 5.43 million it realized in September this year.
Last month, the company's 3G users increased 3.72 million, taking the number of 3G users to a total of 79.31 million as of the end of last month.
The net increase of 3G users last month was more than the 3.45 million the mobile operator realized a month earlier.
In the first ten months of this year, the company saw its subscribers increase by 53.9 million.