Nokia bags 4G rollout contract from Idea for 3 circles

Nokia bags 4G rollout contract from Idea for 3 circles

Finnish telecom gear maker Nokia today said it has bagged a contract from Idea Cellular to roll out 4G in three circles and also to expand the infrastructure for 3G and 2G networks

Nokia to cut thousands of jobs following Alcatel deal

Nokia to cut thousands of jobs following Alcatel deal

Telecom network equipment maker Nokia is planning to cut thousands of jobs globally, including 1,400 in Germany and 1,300 in its native Finland, as part of a cost-cutting programme following the acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent earlier this year.

WhatsApp to discontinue on BlackBerry, Nokia devices by 2017: Report

WhatsApp to discontinue on BlackBerry, Nokia devices by 2017: Report

Popular mobile messaging service WhatsApp will drop support for BlackBerry and Nokia devices by 2017 in order to push the Facebook-owned app's growth, media reports said on Monday.

Nokia planning to 'dramatically' raise investment in 5G tech

Nokia planning to 'dramatically' raise investment in 5G tech

Finnish telecom giant Nokia has said 5G will happen faster than expected and it is planning to dramatically increase its investments in the new technology.

Smartphone shipments hit record high in 2015: Report

Smartphone shipments hit record high in 2015: Report

South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung remained the top smartphone maker, shipping 85.6 million units in the final quarter and 324.8 million for the year.

Nokia gains control of Alcatel-Lucent

Nokia gains control of Alcatel-Lucent

Finland`s Nokia said on Monday it has gained control of French rival Alcatel-Lucent following its 15.6-billion-euro ($17 billion) all-share offer and the two telecom equipment makers would combine on January 14.

Windows Phone is not dead! Microsoft's 'breakthrough' Surface Phone is coming

Windows Phone is not dead! Microsoft's 'breakthrough' Surface Phone is coming

The Windows Phone future appears to be more uncertain now than it was when Lumia was a Nokia product.

Nokia shareholders approve Alcatel-Lucent merger

Nokia shareholders approve Alcatel-Lucent merger

Shareholders in Finnish telecom group Nokia approved the company`s acquisition of French-American rival Alcatel-Lucent at an extraordinary general meeting in Helsinki on Wednesday.

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.

Nokia signs deals worth 910 mn euros with China Mobile

Nokia signs deals worth 910 mn euros with China Mobile

Finnish telecoms group Nokia today announced it had inked a slew of deals worth a billion dollars to sell equipment and services to China Mobile.

Nokia to give billions back to shareholders as sales dip

Nokia to give billions back to shareholders as sales dip

Revenue in the period was down 2 percent from a year earlier at USD 3.34 billion due to lower demand in North America and Europe. Net profit fell 20 percent to USD 168 million, partly due to shifts in currency values, as well as higher interest and tax expenses.

Nokia announces new team post Alcatel-Lucent merger

Nokia announces new team post Alcatel-Lucent merger

Finnish telecom gear maker Nokia on Wednesday announced appointment of executives who will head various units after completion of Alcatel-Lucent's merger, with officials from Nokia dominating the merged entity.

US regulator clears Nokia acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent

US regulator clears Nokia acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent

Finnish telecom group Nokia announced Monday it has received all US regulatory approvals needed for its proposed acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent, taking a step closer towards creating the world's biggest supplier of mobile phone network equipment.

Leaked! Nokia C1 Android smartphone's specs

Leaked! Nokia C1 Android smartphone's specs

While renders did leak a few days ago, these are live photos that give us our first look at the C1.

Alcatel-Lucent chief defends 14-mn-euro payout

The head of telecoms equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent rejected government pressure Monday to renounce bonuses which could see him receive around 14 million euros (USD 15.7 million) as part of its buyout by rival Nokia.

Nokia agrees on China joint venture with Huaxin

Nokia agrees on China joint venture with Huaxin

Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia on Friday said it has agreed to create a joint venture in China with state-owned Huaxin, following Nokia`s proposed takeover of Alcatel-Lucent.

Microsoft introduces Nokia 222 feature phone

Microsoft on Tuesday introduced the Nokia 222 and Nokia 222-dual SIM feature phones that promises to help users connect to the internet in the easiest of ways possible.

Nokia sells HERE maps unit to German carmakers for 2.8 billion euros

Intelligent mapping systems are the basis on which self-driving cars linked to wireless networks can perform intelligent functions such as recalculating a route if data about a traffic jam or an accident is transmitted to the car.

Nokia set to roll out MTNL network expansion plan

Ending the deadlock over supply of equipment to upgrade state-owned MTNL's network, Nokia Networks has accepted 'security' clauses put forth by the PSU major.