Telemarketing blacklist on the rise as ‘digital black market’ grows

Telemarketers are increasingly being targeted by a new digital black market in which they can be blocked from accessing the lucrative telemarketing market.According to data from research firm Telemarketa, the proportion of telemarketors using the service rose from 5.1 per cent in 2016 to 6.6 per cent last year, and the proportion using the black […]

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How to build tele marketing campaigns on the fly

Telemarketing firm TeleMarketing has launched an online tool called TeleMarketer Blocks that allows marketers to block their competitors’ telemarketing pitches.The tool lets users easily see which telemarketers are offering pitches in their market, as well as block their own pitches, to make sure they don’t get overwhelmed.The service is available for free on the company’s […]

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What to do when your telco is experiencing a power outage: TelAviv and TelAviva explain their response

A TelAvivation employee who was unable to get through to his employer after a power failure has now started a petition demanding the telco take action against the telecom operators responsible for the outage.“It was like a game changer,” said the employee who is not named in the petition.“This is not something that has happened […]

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Tata telco says it will focus on improving its voice and data business

Tata Telco said it will continue to focus on its voice-over-IP (VoIP) and its mobile communications business.Tata Telco’s CEO Ravi Shankar Prasad made the announcement at the launch of its new Tata Direct line of credit, a bank-backed investment vehicle for the telco.Tadas new Direct line will allow the telcos to leverage existing banking and […]

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Telstra and Telemarketing.com.au to merge

Telstra will acquire Telemarketings.com Australia for $200 million in cash and shares, according to the company’s latest financial results released on Friday.Telstra and Telmark acquired Telemarketers Australia, a telecommunications-related digital agency, in 2014 for $1.7 billion, and in July 2018 bought the company for $8.8 billion.The acquisition, which is expected to close in the third […]

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Kampuchea: The market is booming, but will we have enough to sustain the economy?

The markets in the Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia are booming, and yet they are struggling to sustain their economies, with GDP growth slowing from 6.9% in 2016 to 3.9%.Many economists say the Philippines and Indonesia need to invest in infrastructure and jobs to boost their economies.But with the economic slowdown, economists say, the markets will […]

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