Beijing 2022 announces partnership with China Unicom
By Shantanu Srivastav | January 2, 2018
Chinese telecommunication service provider China Unicom has been named as the official telecommunication services partner for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
As part of the partnership, China Unicom will provide services for the staging of successful Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in the Chinese capital.
The agreement was signed by Han Zirong, secretary general of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, and Mai Yanzhou, deputy general manager of China Unicom.
Zhang Jiandong, vice mayor of Beijing and executive vice president of Beijing 2022 said: “Partnering with a leading telecommunications company like China Unicom will help Beijing 2022 build more connections within and outside China, and bring many ‘smart’ and high-tech elements to the Games.”
Beijing 2022 has signed five official partners to date, including Bank of China, Air China, Yili Group (dairy products), ANTA (sports apparel) and China Unicom.