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  1. US threatens the world with weapons of mass inspection

    Posted Jul 01st 2003, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... customers. It also means those goods, because they are lower risk, would only undergo random inspection, a process now deemed inadequate by Mr Markey and his nervous compatriots in the US. There is another reason why United, Northwest and Delta have been less than vociferous about the new legislation: according to a local cargo executive for a US firm, American carriers already inspect all ...

  2. Services giant uses Games to build brand

    Posted Jun 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Olympics has become the most important brand-building campaign in Asia for information technology services firm Atos Origin. The European consulting and services giant hopes to raise its profile ... States-based rivals such as IBM Global Services, EDS and Accenture. Paris-listed Atos Origin's efforts at regional brand building have come in the wake of its Euro1.3 billion (HK$12.2 billion) ...

  3. Services giant uses Games to build brand

    Posted Jun 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... BIEN PEREZ It may be four years away, but the 2008 Beijing Olympics has become the most important brand-building campaign in Asia for information technology services firm Atos Origin. ... brand building have come in the wake of its?1.3 billion (HK$12.2 billion) acquisition of another IT services company, SchlumbergerSema. With this merger, Atos Origin more than doubled its size ...

  4. Tom.com builds on mainland publishing deal

    Posted Nov 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sidney Luk Tom.com has launched an aggressive expansion plan in the mainland after announcing yesterday it had set up its first Sino-foreign joint venture with a state-owned publisher. The multimedia investment firm said it had formed Beijing Sanlian Shij ...

  5. Sony builds edge on design

    Posted Aug 19th 2003, 12:00am by Carolyn Ong

    ... Sony is keeping people interested in buying its personal digital assistants (PDAs) by improving design constantly. Remember the old Clie NZ90 with its slick, rotating display, charcoal-black chassis and built-in camera? Sony does it again with the Clie PE ...

  6. Building a bridge between virtual and real lives

    Posted Apr 19th 2005, 12:00am by Stuart Biggs

    ... Stuart Biggs The internet's rise to near ubiquity has brought with it a new lexicon and influenced social behaviour, a fact not lost on a new generation of entrepreneurs who regard interaction over the Web as natural as a drink at the bar. Local star ...

  7. Vietnam gives HTIL right to build 3G network

    Posted Feb 19th 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... Georgina Lee The Vietnamese subsidiary of Hutchison Telecommunications International Ltd (HTIL) has won approval to build a US$650 million 3G network, which it will run jointly with Hanoi Telecom. Vietnam's Ministry of Planning and Investment granted the company a 15-year licence to build and operate the CDMA2000 network, HTIL said in a statement yesterday. Vietnamese ...

  8. Nokia builds on design heritage to reinvent style

    Posted Dec 06th 2004, 12:00am by Danyll Wills, Richard Warren, Will Clem

    ... Reports by Will Clem, Richard Warren and Danyll Wills FINNISH ARCHITECT and designer Alvar Aalto began to make a name for himself about 80 years ago and the fascination with Scandinavian design can be traced directly back to his work designing furniture, vases and buildings. The heritage of this era seems to have landed squarely at the door of Nokia. From wood-pulp to rubber ...

  9. MTRC seeks the rights to building site ID system

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

    ... Kong's construction laboratories to use it when they test building materials. The MTRC used the technology in its Penny's Bay Rail Link project in April. Quality Control Consultancy, one ... through savings in labour costs. The MTRC is planning to extend the use of the technology to pre-cast concrete and steel bar testing. 'It can block potential illegal activities in building ...

  10. Anti-corruption committee targets Olympic projects

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Stephen Seawright

    ... China's image. With the Games more than three years away, there have already been two corruption scandals. The former deputy chief of the Beijing Transport Bureau- which is in charge of building ... National Audit Office found 109 million yuan earmarked for sports infrastructure and athlete training had been siphoned off to build new apartments for officials. Corruption is widespread in China, ...




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