Saturday, November 22, 2014
European aerospace giant Airbus is poised to sign a contract to deliver 50 long-haul carriers to U.S. Delta Airlines in a deal worth US$14 billion at catalogue prices, sources told AFP on Thursday.
Blockbuster military shooter video game “Call of Duty” has blasted past US$10 billion in lifetime sales, propelled by demand for the latest installment in the 11-year-old franchise.
U.S. regulators announced Thursday that children products maker Graco is recalling nearly five million strollers in North America over a defect that can cause finger injuries, including amputation.
U.S. private equity firm Blackstone said it would buy the residential real estate arm of General Electric's (GE) property unit in Japan for more than 190 billion yen (US$1.6 billion), as the country's land prices slowly recover from an asset bubble burst.
Friday, November 21, 2014
Seven years after holding 48 percent of Fusheng Group, Oaktree Capital is said to have hired an investment bank to begin a sale process to unload its investment in the world's largest golf club head maker.
An increasingly competitive market and a sluggish economy have been cited by brewers as reasons for the declining sales of some of their flagship beer brands this summer.
Embattled auto supplier Takata will be under the microscope Thursday when a Senate panel opens a probe into the Japanese company's dangerously defective airbags, installed in millions of cars worldwide.
Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's Web browser in the U.S., signaling Yahoo's resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the most lucrative part of the Internet's ad market.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Shares of Altek Co. (華晶科) yesterday surged 7 percent, the maximum allowable intraday movement on the TAIEX on rumors that the company may supply dual-camera modules for Apple's iPhone 7 handset to be released far in the future.