Billing Type: IO MT Billed.
Shared Price Points:
2 RMB, 5 RMB 10 RMB
1 RMB, 3 RMB, 4RMB available on request
(4, 5, 10 CNY China Mobile only)
Dedicated Price Points: Not currently available.
Standard rate Price Points: Yes they are available.
Approvals/Fees Required: Yes There is a carrier approval process for you to complete before you can go live.
Mobile Penetration Rate: 51.7%
Average Individual Income: $7,740
VAT Rate: 17%
Withholding Tax: 0% - 3% - 4% - 6% - 11% - 13%
Regulator: The People's Republic of China Telecommunications Regulations
Code of Conduct: Telecommunications Regulations of the People's Republic of China
Web (PIN) Opt-in: No
WORAR (Requiring a Reply): No
Single MO Shortcode Opt-in: Yes
In-app Billing: Yes
Multi-billing - Are you able to send multiple MOs?: Yes
Multi-billing - Are you able to send multiple MTs?: Yes
Adult Permissible: No
Mobile Gambling /mCasino (Real money): No
Sportsbook (Real money): No
Virtual Gambling (Virtual credit): No
Lottery (Real money): Yes Approval on request.
Mobile Content: Yes
Info Messages: Yes
Physical Goods: Yes
Calling Services: No
Charitable Services: Yes
China Telco has imposed mandatory characters for non-authentication/non-OTP content as an opt-out option for subscribers.
“回复TD拒收” is compulsory to be appended for non-authentication/non-OTP content.
Maximum Transactional Value: 10 CNY For China mobile only.
Subscriptions Limit: N/A
Daily Billing Limit: No known limit. However, your service will be evaluated to ensure you are delivering value for money.
Monthly Billing Limit: No known limit. However, your service will be evaluated to ensure you are delivering value for money.
Minimum Type Required: E-Mail (24hr Response)
Promotions/Message Language: Chinese & English are accepted.
Premium MO SMS: Yes
Premium MT SMS: Yes
WAP Billing: No
Direct Operator Billing: No
MSISDN Forwarding: No
IVR Billing: No
Number Lookup (HLR): No
Number Lookup (VLR) /(RTLU): Yes
Bulk SMS: Yes
Push Messaging: Yes
USSD Messaging: No
USSD Menus (Sessions): No
FreeText Shortcodes: No
Golden/Vanity Numbers Available?: No
Alpha sender ID: Yes China Unicom only.
Numeric sender ID: Yes China Unicom only.
Alpha numeric sender ID: Yes China Unicom only.
Shortcode sender ID: Yes China Unicom only.
Sender IDs filtered: No
Handset Delivery reports: Yes
SMSC Delivery report: No
Concatenated Messages: Yes
Character Encoding: Yes
Character Sets Supported: Yes 0×00(Default GSM encoding), 0×01(US-ASCII), 0×02(Binary), 0×03(ISO8859-1-Latin-1), 0×04(Binary), 0×08(UCS2/UTF-16BE)
Maximum validity periods: 48 hours Which is the recommended value.
Traffic type exclusions?: No exclusions other than no illegal services or content.