Nokia and ST-Ericsson announced a long-term partnership in the area of TD-SCDMA technology and solutions. As part of the partnership, Nokia will be using ST-Ericsson as a key supplier of chipset platforms in its Symbian TD-SCDMA devices and solutions portfolio. The partnership will enhance both companies' leadership position in China's mobile market and will create a robust user experience for Chinese consumers, according to a joint statement.