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  1. Philips in drive to restructure

    Posted Aug 25th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... selling operations and by not replacing workers who left. The company now has about 170,000 employees worldwide. It reported second-quarter earnings of 42 million euros (HK$357.53 million) ... only continue making products that could distinguish it from rivals, he said, confirming Mr Kleisterlee's comments in the newspaper. Other producers, especially in low-wage countries ...

  2. Philips seeks Asian allies for broadband services

    Posted Sep 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... has taken with broadband service providers that represent more than seven million consumers in Europe. These partners include KPN of the Netherlands, Telefonica in Spain, and Telecom Italia ...

  3. Hutchison raises Thai subsidies

    Posted Oct 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... operators among the country's five mobile firms, which combined have about 30 million users. Hutchison CAT, formerly known as Tawan Mobile Telecom, is a joint venture between Hutchison ... be a 'dark horse' among mobile-phone operators in Thailand. But its lack of coverage outside the central part of the country, the weakness of its CDMA network when it comes to international ...

  4. Competition hots up in mainland's fixed-line market

    Posted Sep 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The mainland's fixed-line monopoly is beginning to see signs of true competition as the country's two telecommunications carriers roll out services on each other's turf. ... Netcom was on a mission to offer telephone services to the 21 provinces that are monopolised by China Telecom. Last year, the central government shook up the country's fixed-line sector ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Nov 25th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... DATACRAFT WINS US$8M MAINTENANCE CONTRACT Hong Kong: Technology services firm Datacraft has won a multi-year, multi-country maintenance contract worth more than US$8 million from Citigroup's technology infrastructure division. The contract is to provide end-to-end support within each country and troubleshooting from Datacraft's STARtrac centre in Singapore. The contract, ...

  6. Software plan may threaten trade ties

    Posted Aug 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... media reports last week about a State Council ruling that all government ministries must purchase only China-made software at their next upgrade cycle. The policy is meant to support ... States-based lobby group, the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA), expressed its opposition to the reported procurement policy change in letters sent last week to ranking officials ...

  7. Software plan threatens trade ties

    Posted Aug 25th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... proponents of the free Linux operating system and local software firms to grow their market. The response has come in the wake of Chinese media reports last week about a State Council ruling that all ... (ITAA), expressed its opposition to the reported procurement policy change in letters sent last week to ranking officials at the Chinese Embassy in Washington and the Chinese Information Industry ...

  8. Lai See

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

    ... clients in Dalian, and offers them broadband connections to their home countries through an international gateway. At least one restaurant in Tokyo has taken advantage of Dalian CP's service ... reported from the swanky function rooms of the Ritz Carlton hotel in Central. For a number of months, observers have noticed what appears to be the onset of a minor earthquake, causing waiters ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kowloon Motor Bus Holdings (KMB) has launched a taxi service joint venture in Beijing, the first such taxi venture in the country. The company said the joint venture with Beijing Public ... contributed 80 million yuan (HK$79.95 million). Jinan Qingqi fined for securities breaches Jinan Qingqi Motorcycle, which reported the mainland's biggest corporate loss last year, has been fined ...

  10. Mainland mobile firms in price war

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

    ... 'While this is an isolated incident for now, it does hint at potential worst-case scenarios across the rest of the country.' Although the mobile carriers are locked in a heated price war, ... half, both China Mobile and China Unicom reported steep declines in effective per minute revenue. At China Mobile, revenue per minute dropped 13.8 per cent to 44.7 fen from 51.9 fen at the end ...




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