China Tel Group, Inc., a leading provider of fixed telephony, conventional long distance, high-speed wireless broadband and telecommunications infrastructure engineering and construction services, recently announced the expansion of the company’s wireless broadband networks to 12 cities in China and eight cities in Peru.

The company’s 12-city expansion and deployment in China will upgrade and expand existing networks in the cities of Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen. In addition, the cities of Guangzhou, Wuhan, Nanjing, ChongQing, Harbin, Xian, XiaMen, QingDao and Kunming will be added to the company’s network. The eight cities in Peru include Lima, Piura, Trujillo, Chiclayo, Chimbote, Arequipa, Cusco and Ica.

George Alvarez, China Tel Group’s chief executive officer, stated, “The funding that we have received to date has allowed us to move forward with the initial phase of our plan to deploy a state-of-the-art broadband network in 12 of China’s largest cities and Peru’s eight largest cities.” Mr. Alvarez continued, “The 12 cities in China cover approximately 250 million people in areas that represent approximately 50 percent of the People’s Republic of China’s overall gross domestic product. The eight cities in Peru cover approximately 17 million people in areas representing approximately 58 percent of Peru’s total population.”