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Nokia appoints Sandeep Girotra designated head for India

Nokia appoints Sandeep Girotra designated head for India

Finnish telecom gear maker Nokia Monday said Sandeep Girotra would become the Head of India as part of the planned merger of the company and Alcatel-Lucent.

Only 45% 3G-capable devices used for 3G service: Nokia

Only 45% 3G-capable devices used for 3G service: Nokia

Around 25 percent devices connected on mobile networks in the country are 3G enabled, out of which, only 45 percent smartphones are used for the high-speed Internet service, showed a study by Nokia Networks.

I-T department slaps fresh tax notice on Nokia India

I-T department slaps fresh tax notice on Nokia India

The Finnish telecom firm, however, wants the fresh demand to be included in the ongoing negotiations between India and Finland to resolve the Rs 2,000-crore tax dispute.

Microsoft rebrands Nokia stores

The change of brand follows the Microsoft-Nokia deal in which Washington-based firm acquired the handset business of Finland-based Nokia for USD 7.2 billion.

Nokia withdraws plea from HC for urgent sale of its Chennai unit

Nokia India on Tuesday decided to withdraw from the Delhi High Court its plea for urgent sale of its Chennai mobile manufacturing unit which was frozen over a tax dispute.

Essar pulls out of race to buy Nokia's Chennai mobile plant

Nokia's Chennai plant is under freeze over an estimated Rs 10,000 crore tax dispute with the Income Tax department.

HC agrees to urgent hearing of Nokia plea to sell Chennai unit

The tax dispute between Nokia India and Income Tax department, which has raised a claim of Rs 10,000 crore on the telecom firm, would be taken up by the Delhi High Court for an urgent hearing next week.

Microsoft starts Nokia re-branding, with India store

US-based software giant Microsoft has got down to re-branding Nokia stores worldwide, with India being the first country to get off the block.

HC appoints Ernst & Young India as valuer for Nokia's plant

The Delhi High Court Monday appointed Ernst & Young India Pvt Ltd as valuer for Nokia India's Chennai mobile making plant, frozen over an alleged Rs 10,000 crore tax dispute with the Income Tax department.

Nokia may be allowed to sell Chennai mobile plant

Government may allow Finnish telecom firm Nokia to sell its Chennai plant with a condition that the money realised will be kept in escrow account till final verdict is out on its Rs 21,000 crore tax dispute.

Electronics dept for steps in Budget to revive Nokia plant

In a bid to improve investor sentiment, the electronics department has suggested to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley that some measures be taken to revive the Nokia plant in Chennai.

HCL Info stock surges after contract with Nokia India

Stocks of HCL Infosystems rose by over 3.5 percent as Nokia India, now subsidiary of Microsoft Mobile, signed a fresh 3-year contract with the IT services and product distribution company to sell its mobile devices.

Nokia India renews sales agreement with HCL Infosystems

Nokia India, now subsidiary of Microsoft Mobile, has signed a fresh 3-year contract with IT services and product distribution company HCL Infosystems to sell its mobile devices.

Stalemate continues at Foxconn plant; employees plan stir

Stalemate between representatives of Foxconn India and employee union continued on Friday at the fifth round of tripartite talks held in the presence of Labour department officials at Sriperumbudur near here.

Nokia exit brings Tamil Nadu back to drawing board

It may have taken years for Tamil Nadu to emerge as a major industrial hub, but it's just one deadly blow served by global giant Nokia's exit that has sent it back to the drawing board to regain its lost glory.

Nokia seeks lifting of asset freeze by I-T authorities

The company in a statement said that several "prospective buyers" have been approaching it and the asset freeze is impeding the process.

Nokia plant closure: EU blames TN govt for 'lack of support'

European Union on Monday put the blame on "lack of support from the state" for loss of jobs arising from suspension of Nokia's plant near here, a charge rejected by the Tamil Nadu government.

Reinvented Nokia committed to growth in India: Officials

Bullish on India, Nokia is ramping up its operations in the country, focusing on its three businesses of network infrastructure, location intelligence and advanced technologies, top executives of the Finnish telecom and IT conglomerate said.

Finland raises Nokia tax dispute ahead of President's visit

Hours before the arrival of President Pranab Mukherjee here, Finland Tuesday raised the issue of the tax row Nokia has with India, saying their company was facing a "great problem" and "other consequences" were possible due to lack of clarity and stability of rules.

Former Nokia India head P Balaji to join Vodafone India

Former Nokia India head P Balaji will be joining country's second largest telecom firm Vodafone India as its regulatory and external affairs director next month.