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Microsoft Devices Group expands affordable smartphone portfolio with the Nokia X2 KARACHI: Microsoft Devices Pakistan unveiled the Nokia X2, the newest addition to the expanding Nokia X family of affordable Smartphones designed to introduce the “next billion” people to the mobile Internet and cloud services. The Nokia X2 represents the rapid evolution of the Nokia X family, delivering an enhanced experience across apps, hardware and the user interface. The Nokia X2 offers stunning design, a more visually striking Fastlane, more Microsoft services, and upgraded specifications including a 4.3-inch Clear Black display, front-facing camera for video calling and 5MP rear camera with autofocus and flash. At a suggested retail price of just PKR 15,400, the Nokia X2 is a compelling choice for a new generation of smartphone buyers.Like the Nokia X, the new Nokia X2 provides access to a world of Android apps and popular Microsoft services, while allowing people to switch between their favorite apps with the Fastlane feature. The Nokia ...


Danske Bank shares hit six-year high after raised outlook COPENHAGEN: Danske Bank A/S has raised its 2014 net profit forecast after posting its best quarterly result since the start of the global financial crisis in 2008, sending its shares up 4.5 percent to a six-year high.Denmark's largest lender said it now expected to earn between 10 billion Danish crowns ($1.8 billion) and 13 billion in net profit in 2014, against a previous forecast of hitting the higher end of a 9 to 12 billion ...

Excess cash drop lifts money market rates, short-term yields eyed LONDON: Euro zone money market rates edged higher on Thursday and were expected to rise further in coming days, potentially driving up short-term government bond yields, after a drop in excess cash in the bloc's banking system.The euro overnight interbank lending rate moved back up to the top end of its recent trading range on Wednesday, analysts said, while forward rates imply it will almost double by the European Central Bank meeting in September."The market ...

Nokia's fortunes brighten on heavy network spending HELSINKI: Nokia surprised investors with strong quarterly earnings and raised its full-year profit margin forecast as network operators install more powerful systems to cope with surging mobile data traffic.The Finnish company sold its once-dominant phone business to Microsoft in April, leaving it more reliant on a mobile network equipment business that shrank by 8 percent in the April-to-June quarter.Much of the decline was due to foreign currency fluctuations and divestments and Nokia said it expected ...

Danske Bank raises profit outlook as income rises COPENHAGEN: Denmark's biggest bank, Danske Bank, on Thursday raised its full-year net profit guidance citing rising income as it posted its strongest quarterly result since the country's housing market collapsed in 2008."Our progress thus far in 2014 shows that we are on track to create a more customer-focused, cost-effective and competitive bank," chief executive Thomas Borgen said in a statement.The bank expects annual net profit to be between 10 billion and 13 billion kroner (1.3-1.7 ...

Nokia reports renaissance, shares jump PARIS: Finnish telecom equipment group Nokia jumped back into profit in the second quarter, it reported on Thursday, boosted by restructuring after it lost its leading position in handsets and sold its phone division to Microsoft.The group reported a net profit for the quarter of 2.51 billion euros ($3.38 billion), from a loss of 226 million euros at the same time last year, and surprising the market with an unexpectedly rapid recovery based on network ...

Standard Chartered stands by chief executive LONDON: Standard Chartered bank stood behind its top management on Thursday after a report pointed to a possible boardroom shake-up at the bank which is focused on emerging markets."The board of Standard Chartered notes rumours in some media outlets on succession planning for the group chief executive, and chairman," said a statement issued to the London stock market. "The board wants to be absolutely clear that it is united in its support of both (chief ...


 



 
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