The Taiwan based network provider, Chunghwa Telecom, has recently announced plans to increase the number if users for its ebookstore, Hami. The ebookstore currently has about 500 thousand active users, and was opened in October 2009. According to company VP Shih Mu-piao, Chunghwa Telecom plans to have double the customer base by the end of the year.
Hami has seen 2 million downloads so far, and about 60% were free ebooks. Of the paid ebooks, CHT kept a 25% share and paid publishers 75%.