Instead of 3G, China launched the 1st world 4th generation mobile communication systems (4G) in Shanghai's Changning district on 28th Jan 2007.
Currently, there is no 3G services offered in China. The 4G offered in China can provides up to 100Mbps in wireless data communication. (The current 3G can only offer up to 2Mbps).
Another wonderful technology advancement achieved by the Chinese to showcase their supremacy in all areas.
For more reading, click here -China Skips 3G, Goes Straight to 4G (www.ecommercetimes.com)