Thursday, July 24, 2014
The Sudanese man with an armful of battery-powered wall clocks pushes one through the taxi's open window. His head follows.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Electrical appliance group Philips reported a setback in its switch to focus on healthcare technologies on Monday, revealing that overall net profit slumped by nearly a quarter in the last three months.
Monday, July 21, 2014
Beyond the donkeys on a potholed road in southern Ethiopia, is an unexpected sight — vineyards bursting with merlot, syrah and chardonnay grapes ripening in the African sun.
BlackBerry surprised Wall Street by posting financial results that beat analysts' expectations.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Africa needs to first rely on internal investment if it is to achieve the infrastructure developments it urgently needs, the president of Senegal said Sunday at a regional summit.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) reported worse-than-expected unaudited consolidated revenue Tuesday for May after two consecutive months of gains.
Monday, June 2, 2014
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC,台積電), the world's largest contract chip maker, was honored Friday for excellence in promoting a balance between work and life, enabling employees to be as good at “producing” babies as making chips in 2013.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
The United States lifted all remaining restrictions on direct assistance to Madagascar Tuesday in light of successful elections and installation of a new government five years after a 2009 coup.
Monday, May 19, 2014
Libya's economy has taken a heavy hit since rebels blockaded export terminals last summer, slashing all-important oil revenues, but it has enough reserves to weather the storm for now, analysts and politicians say.
The future may be bitter for chocolate lovers unless cocoa producers step up their output dramatically to satisfy an expected surge in demand from emerging market countries, an industry executive warns.