close

policy

We would like to invite you to continue a survey you have started. ...

Do you trust your insurer ?

Strongly agree
Agree
Disagree
Strongly disagree
Insurance provides peace of mind
Insurance is purchased only when compulsory
Terms and Conditions (small print) are clear and easily accessible
Insurance jargon (language) stands in the way of fully understanding each policy
Insurance companies try their best to uphold the details of the policy without cutting corners
Reducing risk, cutting costs and profits are more important to an insurance company than the customer
Insurance companies in the region are as professional as in other more developed markets
Gender
Age group
Do you feel your insurance provider works in your interest?
Have you had a rejected claim that you feel was not justified?
Do you trust your insurance provider?
Our Network

Register for our free newsletter

 
 
Latest News

Business of… Nokia

Business of… Nokia

Believe it or not, this Finnish company remains one of the titans of the global mobile phone industry, despite losing ground to the likes of Apple and Google.

1

February 13, 2011 4:10 by



We start, cunningly, at the beginning. Well, not really. Nokia started life as three separate companies back in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, one running pulp mills, one in cables, and one in rubber. Long story short, the three companies were jointly owned from 1922 until 1967, when they were merged to form Nokia Corporation. The new company hand fingers in all the pies, especially in consumer electronics, until the 1990s when it refocused on telecoms. In the 80s the firm was at the forefront of developing mobile phone technologies, including the development of GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications – basically the second generation of mobile technology). In fact, the world’s first GSM call was made in 1991 by the Finnish Prime Minister using a Nokia phone over a Nokia supplied network. The company was positioned to reap the benefits of the imminent mobile communications boom.



Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6

1

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

1 Comment

  1. dijamant on May 25, 2011 11:40 am

    winner lottery

     

Leave a Comment