STOCKHOLM/HELSINKI Nokia's new chief executive Pekka Lundmark said he will take time to re-acquaint himself with the Finnish telecom equipment maker as he works toward setting a strategy, as the company jostles for position in the highly political 5G race.
STOCKHOLM/HELSINKI, Aug 7 Nokia's new chief
executive Pekka Lundmark said he will take time to re-acquaint
himself with the Finnish telecom equipment maker before setting
a strategy, as the company jostles for position in the highly
political 5G race.
HELSINKI British motor insurer Hastings has agreed to be bought by Finland's Sampo and South Africa's Rand Merchant Investment (RMI) in a cash deal valuing it at 1.66 billion pounds ($2.2 billion), the insurers said on Wednesday.
HELSINKI/STOCKHOLM Finnish telecom network equipment maker Nokia reported an unexpected rise in second-quarter underlying profit on Friday as it took on less low-margin business particularly in China, sending its shares up 13% in early trade.
HELSINKI Finland's government said on Thursday it will lift coronavirus-related restrictions on leisure travel to and from neighbouring Baltic and Nordic countries, but excluded Sweden, prompting indignation in Stockholm.
Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia is seeing a pick up in orders as its broadband clients race to upgrade networks to meet higher user demand during the COVID-19 pandemic, a company executive said.
HELSINKI Sari Baldauf took over as chairwoman of telecoms equipment maker Nokia on Wednesday, succeeding Risto Siilasmaa who chaired the Finnish firm for eight years.