HONG KONG, June 4 Chinese computer maker Lenovo
Group Ltd said on Tuesday it was in preliminary talks
with an unidentified party regarding a potential smartphone
business joint venture, without providing further details.
Media reports on Tuesday said Lenovo, the world's No. 2
maker of personal computers, is setting up a joint venture with
Japan-based multinational NEC Corp to focus on
smartphone manufacturing and distribution.
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(Reporting By Anne Marie Roantree and Twinnie Siu; Editing by