Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Shares in Taiwan took a dive Tuesday after the rally seen a session earlier as Taiwanese suppliers to Apple Inc. came under pressure, dragging down the bellwether electronics sector, dealers said.
Berlin's gigantic IFA consumer electronics fair opens this week, with the shadow of Apple looming large even if the iconic U.S. brand traditionally snubs the event.
Goldman Sachs stands to lose money on a multi-million euro loan it made to one of Portugal's largest banks a month before it collapsed, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Budget carrier Tigerair Taiwan (台灣虎航), a joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines and Singapore's Tiger Airways, said Monday that it expects to obtain approval to launch flights within two weeks, moving closer to becoming Taiwan's first domestic low-cost carrier.
From the start, little has been typical about Tesla Motors' plan for a US$5-billion factory to make batteries for a new generation of electric cars.
Foreign nationals who want to buy Alibaba Group shares in the Chinese e-commerce giant's U.S. public offering will need to get comfortable with an unusual business structure.
The shipbuilding and engineering units of South Korea's Samsung group said Monday they would merge, as the family-run giant gears up for generational ownership succession.
Dutch brewing giant Heineken on Monday announced selling Mexican-based packaging business Empaque to U.S.-based Crown Holdings in a deal worth more than one billion dollars.
Monday, September 1, 2014
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. will announce a new after-care service this week for customers in its home market with “very important person (VIP)” offerings.
A time few could imagine during the not-too-distant glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos will close this weekend and a third will shut down in two weeks.