Topic: Orascom Telecom Holding SAE
North Korea is now manufacturing its own smartphones, according to a report recently released by the country's Korean Central News Agency.
North Korea's 3G cellular network is up and running, as proven by a warm "hello" sent out through Twitter. 3G service is new to North Korea, but its own citizens cannot use it.
South Korea and the US start new war games Monday, just days after the South dropped propaganda leaflets about Middle East revolutions over North Korea.
02/28/2011 09:20 am
In carrying out the policies of repressive regimes, multinational telecommunications companies can violate international standards for human rights. Joining a global network committed to ethical uses of technology would help these corporations uphold, rather than undermine, those rights.
02/22/2011 01:21 pm
Egypt has counted on North Korea for military aid. The biggest mobile phone company in the Middle East is also one of North Korea's largest investors.
02/07/2011 10:16 am
At a United Nations conference in Sweden Thursday, Iraq appealed for debt forgiveness to boost development.
05/30/2008 01:00 am