Alcatel

  • Alcatel-Lucent plans layoff, to cut 10,000 jobs worldwide: Reports 08-10-2013 09:40 AM

    Paris: Telecom equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent plans to reduce its staff by 10,000 as part of a cost-cutting drive to save 1 billion euros ($1.4 billion) by 2015, Les Echos and Le Figaro newspapers reported on their websites on Monday. The group, which employs 72,000 staff worldwide, will axe 15,000 posts...
  • After Microsoft deal, Nokia aims to tie up with Alcatel: Sources 26-09-2013 10:29 AM

    New York: Nokia is discussing internally whether to approach French rival Alcatel-Lucent about a tie-up, part of the Finnish company's review of how it can grow after the planned sale of its handset business to Microsoft Corp, several people close to the matter said. No formal talks are underway with...
  • First Firefox OS-based smartphone to be launched on Tuesday for $99 01-07-2013 04:58 PM

    New Delhi: Mozilla announced that the regional launches of the first Firefox OS smartphones will begin soon. Deutsche Telekom and Telefonica will release the first Firefox OS devices - the Alcatel One Touch Fire and the ZTE Open. In a tweet, Telefonica has announced that the ZTE Open, one of...
  • BT planning to sell its stake in Tech Mahindra 16-02-2011 05:33 PM

    Mumbai: British Telecom is in talks with hardware telecom companies to sell its 24.4 per cent stake in Tech Mahindra, reports CNBC-TV18’s Kritika Saxena quoting sources. It is learnt that Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson and Siemens are in the fray. Sources add that the stake sale may be in two tranches, selling...
  • Alcatel Lucent sees 4G coming to India soon 13-09-2010 12:44 PM

    Tianjin: Telecom equipment maker Alcatel Lucent said some telecom carriers in China and India could put out bids for building of 4G trial networks as early as year-end, as they rush to upgrade existing networks or get into the wireless business. China Mobile, the world's largest carrier by subscribers, has...