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  1. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    4G seen to widen Asian SMEs' reach

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu in Singapore sophie.yu@scmp.com Higher-speed services promise to give region's small firms access to wider market, analyst says 4G seen to widen Asian SMEs' reach ... said 4G services were already widespread in Australia, Japan and South Korea, while in China and India, the region's two largest markets, operators were fast catching up. China Mobile, ...

  2. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    Greedy Shanghai taxi drivers show the 'evil' side of new technology

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 02:59am by George Chen

    ... but of course those marketing efforts will not last forever. As a result, those who don't use taxi-booking apps find it extremely difficult to hail a taxi on the street in Shanghai. It shows how ...

  3. Business - Economy

    Trade-off between productivity gains and job losses isn't so simple

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 02:06pm by PATRICK LOW

    ... not necessarily damage the electoral prospects of governments. Inflexible labour markets can do more than technology and innovation to keep unemployment high and job opportunities for new labour market ...

  4. Facebook opens HK office as part of Asian push

    Posted Feb 09th 2011, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... vice-president and commercial director for Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and emerging markets, Blake Chandlee, said the Asian market was a critical part of Facebook's future. 'It's exciting for us. Hong Kong is a tremendous market for us,' Chandlee said. 'We're growing all over the world and the Asian region is a big, big part of that.' Facebook has more than 500 ...

  5. News - Asia - HYGIENE

    Japanese high-tech toilets hope to bowl over Western washrooms

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse

    ... cent from a year earlier. But only 14 per cent of that revenue was from overseas sales. Tapping the hotel market has met with some success, while China and other East Asian nations have seen ... such as Sony and Toyota, the Washlet's relative lack of overseas presence comes as a surprise. But when it hit the market in the booming 1980s, the high-tech innovation wasn't an immediate ...

  6. Dell eyes Asian buyers for plasma TVs

    Posted Feb 21st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... such as Hitachi, Samsung Electronics, Sony and Philips Electronics. Mr Amelio said plasma TV sales in Hong Kong, the mainland and other Asian markets were not a priority because Dell's business ... BIEN PEREZ Dell, armed with a strategy that has served it well in the personal computer market, is looking to break into Asia's highly competitive plasma display television market ...

  7. Nortel says economic difficulties will not affect Asian operations

    Posted Feb 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to have 100 million CDMA subscribers and boost its share of the mobile-telephone services market to 15 per cent in three years. 'We've maintained our share [of business] within China ... about long-term support will make some enterprise and carrier customers move to other vendors in the next few months.' Major competitors on the mainland and in other emerging markets ...

  8. BT designs blueprint for Asian expansion

    Posted Jul 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is stymying competition and innovation in Britain's broadband services sector. BT denies the claim, pointing to a clutch of other internet service providers already in the same market. In Asia, ... and will add critical marketing and technical resources. BT International president Francois Barrault said: 'We're very bullish about this strategy.' He said BT's expansion ...

  9. Evidence of growing US demand fires Asian rally

    Posted Jul 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson Asian equity markets gained yesterday after United States Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan's comments about evidence of strengthening demand in the US sparked ... heavyweights, including Motorola and Ericsson, which helped support technology-heavy markets in South Korea and Taiwan. In Japan, stocks of domestic-focused companies were favoured after the government ...

  10. More Asian women clicking into men's virtual domain

    Posted Apr 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sidney Luk Asian women are flocking to the virtual world of online games, destroying the myth that the popular pastime is a male-dominated activity. Research house International Data Corp ... of the gaming population is female, who are attracted to the large number of free online games. 'In those markets, there is a shifting in demographic and gender pattern,' IDC analyst Jun-Fwu ...




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