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MTC Kuwait bids US$ 6.1 billion for Saudi Arabia’s third...

Mobile Telecommunications Company, the mobile phone operator in Kuwait, has bid 22.9 billion riyals ($6.1 billion) for Saudi Arabia's third mobile license. On March 17th, the board of directors of CITC, chaired by Mohammed Jamil Mullah, Minister of Communications and Information Technology,...
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Arthur D. Little China appoints new Managing Director

Dr. Thomas Schiller to head ADL China

Arthur D. Little (ADL), a global management consulting firm, today announces the appointment of Dr. Thomas Schiller, as Arthur D. Little China's Managing Director to lead its growing team in China. Dr. Schiller will be tasked with overall strategy, growth and profitability of ADL China. He will be...
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Strategy

IPTV growth hinges on an open standard

New report urges telecoms players to work collectively to develop an interoperable, affordable, and innovation-friendly global IPTV standard

With the telecoms industry looking to IPTV as its golden ticket to finance large-scale fibre-optic broadband roll-out, a new study by management consultancy Arthur D. Little warns that without a single, global IPTV standard, the industry’s silver bullet could fail to deliver. According to "...
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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Arthur D. Little: In an era of cost-cutting, how can oil...

A new report warns firms against cutting capital investment programmes for short-term financial savings

After a meteoric crash in oil prices over the last nine months, a new report released today by management consultancy Arthur D. Little urges oil companies to look even more closely at the economic viability of their current project portfolio.  Until recently, the high price of oil has driven...
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Integrity & Innovation Drive Value in Public Policy...

With sustainability informing corporate and government agendas, Arthur D. Little highlights how a balanced policy engagement strategy contributes...

What do carbon budgets, access to water, and supply chain labor conditions have in common?  They are all fast moving areas of public policy development, and according to a new report by Arthur D, Little, areas where businesses can create value by contributing to the public debate. Ahead of...
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Arthur D Little Study: Online Gambling – Perspectives on...

Huge growth potential for established telcos 

An increasing number of European countries are putting aside their past reticence and preparing for a controlled opening of their markets to online gambling. The ever increasing number of surfers in countries where there is no online gambling are taking advantage of the offers of foreign websites....
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The global truck and bus industry will experience market...

Latest report from ADL predicts that mastering new powertrain technologies will be critical within the rapidly evolving commercial vehicle market

The impact of the global financial crisis on the truck and bus industry has been profound. However, other forces such as increasing divergence in market requirements and new powertrain technologies are driving major changes in the commercial vehicle (CV) industry, which are fundamentally changing...
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Automotive

Arthur D. Little: New report explores 'The Beginning...

New report questions whether the oil industry will face a more challenging future as  signs point to an earlier than anticipated end to oil’s...

A new report released today by management consultancy Arthur D. Little questions the energy sector’s consensus view that demand for oil will rise ever higher, driven in particular by consumption in the BRIC countries. Instead, it envisions that, as a result of an anticipated public policy shift,...
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M&A needn't spell inefficiency for corporate...

With half of all M&A deals failing, 'Winning the Merger Decathlon' outlines the 10 steps to ensuring mergers generate long-term corporate value

With the global liquidity crisis set to fuel new merger and acquisition (M&A) activity this year, a new report by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little claims that despite the growing experience with mergers over the last seven years, the failure rates stay at a high level.   To...
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Strategy

Arthur D. Little launches The Water Margin: How strategic...

With two-thirds of the world to experience water shortages by 2025, a new report warns businesses: sink or swim

A new report from global management consultancy Arthur D Little warns businesses that a reactive response regarding water management can damage business performance. The report provides several illustrations of how water affects many businesses' financial performance. These include Électricité de...
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