Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  Equities  >  Nasdaq  >  QUALCOMM, Inc.    QCOM

SummaryQuotesChartsNewsAnalysisCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsSector news 

QUALCOMM, Inc. : Qualcomm, Cherie Blair Foundation for Women and the Foundation for Women’s Education and Vocational Training Work Together to Bring the Mentoring Women in Business Program to Malaysia

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
02/27/2012 | 12:25pm CET

Barcelona, Spain and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - February 27, 2012 - Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), through its Wireless Reach™ initiative, the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women and the Foundation for Women's Education and Training today announced a collaborative project to support women entrepreneurs in Malaysia. The project aims to enhance women's skills and knowledge in the areas of business and technology by leveraging the Mentoring Women in Business Program developed by Cherie Blair Foundation for Women, which combines mentoring with technology to offer cross-border support to unlock the potential of women entrepreneurs.

Through this collaboration, women entrepreneurs mainly from Selangor, Kedah and Perlis, Malaysia who previously took part in Information Communication and Technology (ICT) training with the Foundation for Women's Education and Vocational Training, will use 3G-enabled smartphones and laptops to connect and engage with a community of skilled business professionals and entrepreneurs from around the world.

"Many women in developing and emerging economies have the ideas and ambition needed to become successful entrepreneurs, but are held back by barriers such as lack of access to technology and information, market opportunities, business skills and self-confidence," said Cherie Blair, founder of Cherie Blair Foundation for Women. "We are looking forward to expanding this program in Malaysia in order to help women entrepreneurs develop, grow and maintain their own successful businesses."

E-mentoring provides women from underserved areas with access to technology training and a platform to network and share information with other like-minded entrepreneurs, as well as access to information and dedicated mentors who have the business, marketing and technical skills to advise them on their business goals.

"Qualcomm proudly supports the Mentoring Women in Business Program by providing technical and project management, as well as the support of our employees as mentors," said Shawn A. Covell, vice president of Wireless Reach for Qualcomm. "By leveraging the latest wireless technology, women entrepreneurs in Malaysia will have access to information and a global network to help maximize their potential, improve their professional opportunities and succeed in their ventures."

"Mentoring has been proven to provide women entrepreneurs with not only the knowledge, but also the boost of confidence, necessary to improve the performance of their business," said Mariamah Jaffar, president of the Foundation for Women's Education and Vocational Training. "We are thrilled that this project will work to provide underprivileged women in Malaysia with skills and access to a community that can enable them to be self-reliant and improve their socio-economic status through entrepreneurship."

About the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women
The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women provides women with the skills, technology, networks and access to finance that they need to become successful small and growing business owners, so that they can contribute to their economies and have a stronger voice in their societies. www.cherieblairfoundation.org
Twitter: @CherieBlairFndn @eMentor4Women
Facebook: www.facebook.com/cherieblairfoundation

About the Foundation for Women's Education and Vocational Training
The Foundation for Women's Education and Training, or YPVWM, provides trainings to women on the skills and knowledge needed to set up businesses, income-generating activities, and self employment, thus empowering them to take the lead and make decisions as they endeavor to improve their economic status and social well-being.
www.ypvwm.org.my
Facebook: www.facebook.com/ypvwm

About Qualcomm and its Wireless Reach Initiative
Qualcomm believes access to 3G and next-generation mobile technologies can improve people's lives. Qualcomm's Wireless Reach initiative is a strategic program that brings wireless technology to underserved communities globally. By working with partners, Wireless Reach invests in projects that foster entrepreneurship, aid in public safety, enhance the delivery of health care, enrich teaching and learning and improve environmental sustainability. For more information please visit www.qualcomm.com/wirelessreach.

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) is the world leader in 3G and next-generation mobile technologies. For more than 25 years, Qualcomm ideas and inventions have driven the evolution of digital communications, linking people everywhere more closely to information, entertainment and each other. For more information, visit Qualcomm's website, OnQ blog, Twitter and Facebook pages.

###

Qualcomm is a registered trademark of Qualcomm Incorporated. Wireless Reach is a trademark of Qualcomm Incorporated. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
Latest news on QUALCOMM, INC.
01:31p QUALCOMM : Begins Commercial Sampling of World's First 10nm Server Processor and..
11:32a HUAWEI CULTURE : Technologies Transfers Patents to Qualcomm
12/06 QUALCOMM : Ericsson trial LTE for IoT
12/05 QUALCOMM : Announces Intent to Support New Amazon Web Services Greengrass Platfo..
12/05 QUALCOMM : testing solution to ‘line of sight’ drone limit
12/05 APPLE IPHONE SUPPLIER WAR : Qualcomm and Intel Battle for Modem Biz
12/02 71 iit-madras students get pre-placement offers
12/01DJMARKET SNAPSHOT : Dow Closes At Record High, Nasdaq Slumps On Weak Technology St..
12/01 NASDAQ 100 MOVERS : Qcom, tsco
12/01 QUALCOMM : Samsung sued by KAIST over FinFET patent infringement
More news
Sector news : Communications & Networking - NEC
12/01DJFitbit Set to Acquire Smartwatch Maker Pebble
11/30 Siemens hires Cisco manager to add high-tech acumen to board
11/17 CISCO : profit forecast misses estimates, shares slip
11/16DJERICSSON CEO : See 2017 Mobile Telecom-Equipment Market Shrinking 2%-7%
11/15DJGeneral Electric to Buy Two Tech Startups
More sector news : Communications & Networking - NEC
News from SeekingAlpha
12/05 10 Dividend Growth Stock For December 2016
12/04 QUALCOMM : $32 Billion In Cash And 3.3% Dividend Yield
12/03 Income Investors Have Done Well In 2016
12/02 MICROSOFT : Requiem For A Smartphone
12/02 Mizuho Securities issues confidence in semiconductors amid pullback
Advertisement
Financials ($)
Sales 2017 23 844 M
EBIT 2017 8 153 M
Net income 2017 5 242 M
Finance 2017 8 550 M
Yield 2017 3,17%
P/E ratio 2017 17,76
P/E ratio 2018 16,30
EV / Sales 2017 3,82x
EV / Sales 2018 3,44x
Capitalization 99 616 M
More Financials
Chart QUALCOMM, INC.
Duration : Period :
QUALCOMM, Inc. Technical Analysis Chart | QCOM | US7475251036 | 4-Traders
Full-screen chart
Technical analysis trends QUALCOMM, INC.
Short TermMid-TermLong Term
TrendsNeutralBullishBullish
Technical analysis
Income Statement Evolution
More Financials
Consensus
Sell
Buy
Mean consensus OUTPERFORM
Number of Analysts 29
Average target price 72,8 $
Spread / Average Target 8,0%
Consensus details
EPS Revisions
More Estimates Revisions
Managers
NameTitle
Steven M. Mollenkopf Chief Executive Officer & Director
Derek K. Aberle President
Paul E. Jacobs Executive Chairman
George S. Davis Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Matthew S. Grob Chief Technology Officer
More about the company
Sector and Competitors
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
QUALCOMM, INC.32.76%99 616
CISCO SYSTEMS, INC.8.01%147 230
TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM..-42.10%18 097
MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC20.12%13 646
HARRIS CORPORATION22.53%13 233
JUNIPER NETWORKS, INC.-2.43%10 242
More Results