Nokia Wants To Become The World’s Largest Internet Company

New multimedia smartphones to profoundly change the range and also the image of Nokia: we find ourselves on the threshold of a new era of mobile communications, which promoted is., said by the fast growth of the Internet and mobility CEO Olli-Pekka Kallasvu. Nokia becoming ever stronger the services provider: announced the Finns indicates that buyers of Nokia mobile phones in the future a year universal can download music from the range of the US group in unlimited quantities. You

had so that by the second half of the year 2008 on access to millions of songs. It will also offer software to retrieve Internet radio stations from all over the world on future mobile phones. About the pricing policy for the planned Internet services, Nokia was silent still out.   given of expected as particularly strong growth in smartphones the company has screwed its profit expectations for the coming years upwards. He expects even stronger industry growth. 2008 is now with total sales of 1.1 billion cell phones and a increase of ten percent over the current year calculated.   held 2010 you expect now already for 2009 to exceed the number of world’s 4 billion mobile phone users. As was to be expected in Asia, the Middle East and Africa further above-average growth rates of 15 percent, Nokia Europe, North America and Latin America sees just under ten percent. Nokia increased the forecast for the own rate of return of 15 to 16 to 17 percent for the coming two years. Despite This announcement, the Helsinki Nokia shares dropped until the afternoon by 4.5 percent to 26.34 euro. As a reason, analysts called that new market objectives are still not aggressive enough. World market share of Nokia’s mobile phones is just under 40 percent. Get that Finns of competition of Apple’s multimedia phone iPhone in the Smartphone and in the coming year also by the Google platform Android, for which the Internet giant an alliance formed with numerous equipment manufacturers and mobile phone company has.   for little profitable joint venture Nokia Siemens Networks aiming group management in Helsinki faster growth compared to the overall industry for 2008 and the following year a profit margin of 10 percent of. (DPA/UL) » Nokia buys Twango image Internet service