Leader in Smart Connected Devices & Solutions recognized for Innovation & Leadership, Mobile Technology

CUPERTINO, Calif., March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Borqs International Holding Corp. (BORQS), a global leader in smart connected devices and cloud service solutions, was recently honored as the "Best Company for Innovation & Leadership, Mobile Technology in Asia Pacific" by the magazine IAIR – Global Economy & Sustainability . BORQS joins the ranks of only a very few reputed companies, such as UBS, Deutsche Bank, and Ricoh, to win the award two years in a row. This remarkable feat of BORQS testifies to its recognition in the industry as a first-class innovator and top performer demonstrating lasting successful performances.

As part of the IAIR AWARDS® program, this prestigious award selects its winners by passing all candidates through a scientific committee formed by IAIR and its official website (www.iaireview.org) and through a team of dedicated economic, financial and legal journalists from over 50 countries around the world.

"It’s a great honor for BORQS to be selected by IAIR for two consecutive years. Focusing consistently on leadership innovation, BORQS has begun to extend its research and development efforts to IoT (Internet of Things) solutions while maintaining our clear advantage in tablets & smartphones for targeted segments, the area where Borqs has excelled from its beginning. Borqs is dedicated to becoming a global leader in smart connected devices and cloud service solutions and providing our customers with innovative quality products and services," said Pat Chan, CEO of BORQS.

Borqs has expanded its scope of business to deliver all forms of smart connected devices with innovative software and hardware solutions leveraging capabilities at the lowest SoC level, software applications designed for Android, industrial-grade designs with compelling form factors IDs & user interface. Moreover, by recently becoming a MVNO in China under the Yuantel brand name, BORQS has successfully obtained crucial resources to facilitate the Internet access of the connected devices – a strategic asset in BORQS’ move towards the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) industry trend.

"For the ability in providing value to its clients while optimizing business growth opportunities in the mobile internet field and driven by true innovation, Borqs has been able to obtain consistent progress, emerging as a leader in a very competitive market, thanks to its cutting-edge products and Android software solutions, without forgetting new trends, like IoT, cloud and big data. By gaining a deep understanding of the actual needs of its customers, BORQS is well positioned to provide them with innovative customized and integrated software and hardware solutions targeted at the Android platform, and perfectly meet the demands of mobile operators, terminal equipment manufacturers, chip producers, and other customers by offering first-class products and services," said Mr. Guido Giommi, Chairman of the Judging Panel for the award.

ABOUT IAIR: The winners of IAIR Award are chosen by joint assessment of the Expert Committee under the magazine IAIR – Global Economy & Sustainability and its official website IAIREVIEW.org (www.iaireview.org) as well as a panel of journalists from more than 50 countries in different sectors such as law, economy and finance. The magazine is circulated during some big events all over the world and can be accessed on Amazon bookstore, iPhone, iPad and Android applications. IAIR Award is committed to global economy and sustainability, including the following categories: green economy, alternative investment, global outstanding companies, foreign exchange, ETF and commodities, law, asset management, family finance and wealth management, charity, private equity, real estate and property management, et al.

ABOUT BORQS: Borqs International Holding Corp., is a global product & technology provider dedicated to providing customizable, differentiated and scalable Android based smart connected devices and cloud service solutions to mobile operators, OEMs and chip manufacturers worldwide. Borqs is well known for being the foremost expert in Android software. With R&D centers in Beijing, China and Bengaluru, India, BORQS boasts a comprehensive innovation driven portfolio from mobile devices to cloud services. BORQS’ customers and partners include some of the biggest names in technology. For more information, visit www.borqs.com.

CONTACT: Ms. Michelle Wang
Phone: +86-1391-185-9187
Email: michelle.wang@borqs.com

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