BEIJING--Nokia and Chinese Internet service provider Sohu are discussing the possibility of a co-operativeventure to provide China's three million mobile phone subscribers with access to the Internet. Nokia's latest 7110model will make the access possible when it hits the Chinesemarket. A mobile service would help fuel growth in Internetusers in China, which is estimated by Sohu President ZhangChaoyang to be around five million. Sohu is one of the mostpopular Chinese-language Internet content providers.
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