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RIM's BlackBerry Goes to China

The device will go on sale next month, a report says.
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Research In Motion


has finally received clearance to sell its BlackBerry email device in China after attempting to enter the market for eight years, a published report said.

The Globe and Mail

of Canada said RIM will probably start selling the BlackBerry 8700g in China at the end of August. The report cited a manager in the company's Beijing office.

Shares of RIM rose nearly 5% in early trading following the news.