Thursday, July 23, 2015
A Chinese drone user, surnamed Yang, was interrogated by Xinyi police yesterday afternoon, with officers wanting to look at the tourist's mobile devices.
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Shares of Taiwanese suppliers to Apple Inc. came under pressure Wednesday after the U.S.-based consumer electronics giant reported lower-than-expected sales of iPhones for the quarter ending in June and gave a disappointing outlook for the
Apple's latest quarterly profit leapt as people around the world snapped up big-screen iPhones but its shares slipped as analysts had expected even more.
Microsoft booked an US$8.4 billion charge in the fourth quarter, swallowing a bitter pill by writing off the Nokia phone business it bought just over a year ago. It narrowly beat analysts' depressed expectations for a quarter that also saw a steep decline in personal computer sales even as it prepares to launch its latest operating system, Windows 10.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
ATHENS - The Greek government said Tuesday that it wants to see a final deal on its international bailout hammered out by August 20, as it presented parliament with more draft legislation on the cash-for-reforms agreement.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Apple's latest financial report shows the iPhone is still the key engine of the company's success. But the impact of its newest product, the Apple Watch, isn't clear.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Yahoo is still limping along as the Internet company prepares to shed the financial crutch that has been propping up its stock during the three-year reign of CEO Marissa Mayer.
The Taipei Shilin District Court ordered the detention of a 27-year-old man, Kuo Yen-chun (郭彥君), who is accused of launching a random knife attack at a Taipei Metro station, injuring four people on Monday.
The Chinese Communist Party's expulsion of a former top aide to ex-President Hu Jintao for corruption is a political move reinforcing Xi Jinping's power, analysts said Tuesday.
The Taoyuan International Airport Corporation has been working relentlessly on the establishment of the airport's Terminal 3, and in a bid to have more locals participate in and understand the construction as well as the entire project, the Ministry of Transportation and
The president of Toshiba and seven other executives resigned Tuesday over a US$1.2 billion accounting scandal blamed on their overzealous pursuit of profit that has battered one of Japan's best-known firms.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
A French teenager born with HIV has been in remission for 12 years after stopping her medication, a world first that renews hope for the prospect of early treatment, researchers said Monday.