Latest Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo Stories

10,000 Jobs To Be Cut At Nokia As It Struggles In Smartphone Market
2012-06-14 10:53:11

In a move to slash costs and streamline operations, Finland-based Nokia announced today the cutting of 10,000 jobs worldwide by the end of next year, including research and development projects in Ulm, Germany, and Burnaby, Canada.

2011-02-07 12:21:08

Nokia's E7 smartphone will make its debut this week as the world's largest phone maker tries to recover ground it has lost to Apple and Google.

2010-09-14 12:01:23

Nokia unveiled new smartphones this week in order to try and compete with Apple's iPhone and Research in Motion's BlackBerry.

2010-09-10 13:59:29

Stephen Elop, a Canadian Microsoft executive with Silicon Valley credentials, has been hired by Nokia to replace its chief executive officer in order to compete better with Apple in the smartphone market.

2010-09-10 01:04:00

ESPOO, Finland, September 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nokia's (NYSE: NOK) Board of Directors has appointed Stephen Elop President and Chief Executive Officer of Nokia as of September 21. Elop currently heads Microsoft's Business Division.

2010-05-11 06:30:00

ESPOO, Finland, May 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- To increase competitiveness and deliver a stronger and more differentiated consumer experience, Nokia will introduce a simplified company structure for its devices and services business comprised of three units: Mobile Solutions, Mobile Phones and Markets.

2010-05-06 12:10:00

HELSINKI, Finland, May 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Annual General Meeting of Nokia (NYSE: NOK) Corporation held on May 6, 2010 (the AGM) resolved to distribute a dividend of EUR 0.40 per share for 2009. The dividend ex-date is May 7, 2010 and the record date May 11, 2010.

2010-05-06 07:49:00

HELSINKI, Finland, May 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nokia (NYSE: NOK) has built a solid foundation for future success, CEO Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo told shareholders Thursday. "By combining services with devices, Nokia is in a stronger position to grow and create more value for our shareholders," Kallasvuo said.

2010-01-28 06:22:00

ESPOO, Finland, January 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nokia (NYSE: NOK) announced today that its Board of Directors has resolved to convene the Annual General Meeting on May 6, 2010 and that the Board and its Committees will submit the below proposals to the Annual General Meeting. - Proposal to pay a dividend of EUR 0.40 per share - Proposals on the Board composition and remuneration - Proposals to authorize the Board to repurchase and issue shares - Proposal to amend the...

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