Apple Inc. stock rose after the company unveiled an agreement to bring the iPhone to China Mobile, the world’s biggest phone company. The deal has the potential to boost sales of iPhones in a market where Apple faces intense competition. Its smartphone is already available in China through two smaller carriers, but although it is popular with well-heeled Chinese customers, the iPhone is losing market share to lower-priced smartphones from Samsung and others. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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