Monday, April 21, 2014
General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.
Europe's mergers and acquisitions market is rebounding after years in the doldrums, as improving market sentiment is prompting companies to spend piles of cash built up during the financial crisis.
Hidden in the Twittersphere are nuggets of information that could prove useful to crime fighters — even before a crime has been committed.
For years Pakistanis have sweated and cursed through summer power cuts, but now the government plans to harness the sun's ferocious heat to help tackle the country's chronic energy crisis.
Pistachios are already a key ingredient in Turkish baklava, but the country may now have found a new way to exploit the nuts known as “green gold” — by using their shells to heat a new eco-city.
Saturday, April 19, 2014
Securities companies operating in Taiwan posted a total of NT$8.25 billion in net income for the first quarter, a 75-percent increase year-on-year, in line with Taiwan's strengthening stock market.
The government is expected to hike the housing tax to cool down surging realty prices, and local realtors and builders have cast doubts on the new policy.
Google announced its partnership with MiTAC Information Technology Corp (神通資訊科技) yesterday to launch its flagship service Google Cloud Platform.
YFY Corp. (永豐餘) recently revealed that its first NPulp facility in Jiangsu province of mainland China has entered mass production, allowing the firm to pioneer the full utilization of whole-straw pulp to produce environmentally friendly packaging materials.
Local property stocks underperformed against the broader market Friday to close down amid fears that Taipei was developing new measures to curb the constant climb of housing prices in the city, dealers said.