Nokia is a Finnish multinational communications and information technology corporation with headquarters in Keilaniermi, Espoo,
Its principal products are mobile telephones and portable IT devices. It also offers internet services including applications, games, music, media, and messaging, and free-of-charge digital map information and navigation services.
Nokia has a joint venture with Siemens, Nokia Siemens Networks, which provide telecommunications network equipment and services. Brief discription
■ Nokia has around 122,000 employees across 120 countries, sales in more than ISO countries and annual revenues of around E38 billion.
Nokia was the world's largest manufacturer of mobile phones of
2011, with global device market share of 23% in the second quarter. ●
By 2010, after dominating the mobile world for more than a decade, Nokia no longer has things all its own way. In the allimportant smartphone market, competitors such as the iPhone and Android-based devices have posed a serious challenge
Aims and objectives
(I)To win In smartphones by partnering with Microsoft to deliver industry-leading smartphones using the Windows
Phone operating system;
(2) Connect the next billion" to the Internet and information, bringing customers with limited economic means the full benefits of mobile communications; and
(3)To continue to invest in future disruptions — technology, business and process areas that have been identified to have profound influence to the industry to ensure that it is positioned as a leader in the next era of computing innovation and remain ahead of the competition.
Mobile telephone industry forecasts
a Worldwide Mobile Market Forecasts 2009-2013, which reveals that over half the world now uses a mobile phone and predicts that 80% of the world's population equating to 5.8 billion people - will be doing so by the end of 2013. a