Rich countries trash Asia with high-tech waste

Rich countries trash Asia with high-tech waste

Developed IT countries are exporting huge quantities of hazardous electronics waste to Asia where they are processed in operations that...

March 4th, 2002 David Legard

Accenture to cut 1,500 more jobs

Accenture to cut 1,500 more jobs

Consulting firm Accenture Ltd. said it is laying off 1,500 workers, or two per cent of its global workforce, and...

August 20th, 2001 Linda Rosencrance

Softbank establishes Asian venture fund with Cisco

Softbank establishes Asian venture fund with Cisco

Softbank Corp., Asia's largest Internet investor, announced Thursday it has formed a new venture fund aimed at companies building the...

January 25th, 2001 Martyn Williams

Study: Net usage in Asia catching up with U.S.

Study: Net usage in Asia catching up with U.S.

Household Internet penetration in Singapore and Taiwan is catching up with the U.S., Hong Kong users lead the world in...

January 11th, 2001 Terho Uimonen

B2B cited as next net shakeout sector

B2B cited as next net shakeout sector

The next big Internet shakeout will occur among vendors of business-to-business (B2B) electronic commerce products and services, says Mark Daniell,...

October 31st, 2000 David Legard