China Unicom says total subscribers rose to 189.03 mln in Sept

HONG KONG Wed Oct 19, 2011 4:40am EDT

HONG KONG Oct 19 (Reuters) - China Unicom , the country's No.2 mobile operator, said on Wednesday that its mobile subscribers totalled 189.03 million in September, up 1.57 percent from a month earlier.

3G subscribers totalled 30.23 million in September, up 2.36 million from August, the carrier said in a statement. (Reporting by Christina Lo; Editing by Chris Lewis)