telecommunications companies

Content creators can help curb piracy: E&Y;

November 20th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) The entertainment world, social media and electronics manufacturers coming together on the same page and using technology can help curb piracy of intellectual property ... Read more...

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Etisalat appoints Ahmad Julfar as group CEO

August 24th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 24 (IANS/WAM) Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar has been appointed as the new group chief executive officer of the UAE's Etisalat company, it was announced Wednesday.The appointment comes as ... Read more...

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Number of Chinese 3G users surpasses 50m

February 26th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has said that three years after the establishment of third-generation (3G) networks by China's three major telecommunications companies, the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Internet access a legal right in Finland

July 1st, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) Finland Thursday became the first country in the world to make internet access a legal right for all its citizens. Every Finn will now have the right to access ... Read more...

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Former official of the Republic of Haiti pleaded guilty to money laundering

March 13th, 2010 - 2:53 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) – A former official of the Republic of Haiti’s state-owned national telecommunications company pleaded guilty to a money laundering conspiracy, prosecutors said Friday.Robert Antoine, 62, of Miami and ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Miami businessman pleads guilty to foreign bribery scheme

February 20th, 2010 - 5:31 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) – A Miami, Florida businessman pleaded guilty on Friday to engaging in monetary transactions involving property derived from a scheme to bribe former Haitian government officials, prosecutors announced.Jean Fourcand, ... Read more...

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FCC Chairman makes statement regarding two Contatel deaths and Haitian relief efforts

January 18th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski made a statement Sunday on Haitian assistance efforts and the death of two Conatel staff members.“Yesterday, the FCC was pleased to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

US stocks mixed ahead of earnings reports

October 8th, 2009 - 8:32 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 8 (DPA) US stocks posted mixed results Wednesday as Wall Street braced for the start of the third-quarter earnings season in the US. Financial firms posted gains, but telecommunications companies ... Read more...

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US stocks rally on merger deals

September 29th, 2009 - 6:23 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 28 (Xinhua) US stocks rallied Monday as investors take the merger-and-acquisition deals as a sign of economic recovery. Xerox said Monday it is buying the business processing company Affiliated Computer ... Read more...

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Obama invoking ’state secrets’ privilege just as Bush did

April 14th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): President Barack Obama's most liberal supporters are dismayed and disgusted because his administration is invoking the "state secrets" privilege just as former President George W. Bush did ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russia will finance 2014 Winter Olympics, assures Putin

February 1st, 2009 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 31 (DPA) Russian Prime Minister, Vladimir Putin, has assured the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that his government remains fully committed to financing the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi despite ... Read more...

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Six Pakistanis arrested in Spain on charges of aiding terror groups

January 21st, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Madrid, Jan 21 (ANI): Six Pakistani nationals have been arrested on suspicion of tax fraud and investigation is going on whether they diverted funds to Islamic terror groups A foreign news agency ... Read more...

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277 illegal websites closed down in China in last 11 days

January 16th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 16 (ANI): An eye-opening report revealed that China''s Internet authorities have closed a total of 277 websites, alleged to contain pornography, within last 11 days.The campaign has extended ... Read more...

Posted in World |

`No money till you keep your word, fans tell Obama

July 5th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 5 (ANI): Stop giving money to Barack Obama! Don't volunteer for him! That's the biting message from some unhappy precincts of Obama Nation. A New York Obama backer disenchanted ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Britain-India undersea cable system to be launched in 2010

May 9th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by admin
London, May 9 (IANS) Bharti Airtel and 15 other leaders of the global telecommunications industry have signed a deal to build the first direct, high-bandwidth optical-fibre undersea cable system from Britain to ... Read more...

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BSNL signs contract for Convergys to lower IT costs and launch convergent services

April 22nd, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by admin
Cincinnati, Apr 22 (ANI/Business Wire India): Convergys corporation (NYSE: CVG), a global leader in relationship management, announced today that Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has signed a multi-year licensing, support, and ... Read more...

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UAE telecom operator sets up software unit in India

March 5th, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 5 (IANS) United Arab Emirates' leading telecom services provider Etisalat has entered the software solutions and mobile applications market in India. The company has set up a new subsidiary in ... Read more...

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U.S. convergence giant Stoke sets up base in India

February 25th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, Feb.25 (ANI -Business Wire India): Stoke, Inc., a leading developer of multi-access convergence gateways for network operators, has announced the opening of its subsidiary Stoke Networks Private Limited, and the appointment ... Read more...

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