Friday, May 29, 2015
Shares of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海), the world's largest contract electronics maker, briefly hit a recent intraday high Thursday morning amid optimism toward its fundamentals, with the peak season for the high tech sector approaching in the second half of this year, dealers said.
Altek Corp. (華晶科), Taiwan's largest digital camera contract maker, unveiled a new mini wireless camera Thursday that enables live broadcasting, aimed at social media users who love to check in their locations or share photos on Facebook.
Vietnamese budget airline VietJet launched a promotional campaign Thursday, offering 50,000 tickets for travel to Vietnam at discounted rates or free of cost.
In an attempt to bridge the education gap between cities and rural areas, Capital Securities Corp. (群益) has launched an education and welfare campaign, donating books and offering lessons in remote elementary schools.
In a clash of rival makers of fitness trackers, Jawbone is suing Fitbit and a group of employees who quit Jawbone to work for Fitbit, saying they stole trade secrets, business plans, market research, and other information.
The rival group to the United Auto Workers (UAW) union at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee brands itself as local, independent and free of outside influence or political agenda.
General Motors said Wednesday it will offer Android Auto and Apple CarPlay in more of its Chevrolet models next year, as tech firms seek to expand their reach in the auto world.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
The 1111 Job Bank (1111人力銀行) has established a dating website called 1111 Love (1111光棍網) to help singles find their better half.
The mobile division of Japan's Sony Corp. launched its newest Xperia Z flagship smartphone in Taiwan on Wednesday, aiming to unseat Samsung Electronics Co. as the top vendor in the country's high-end Android phone market.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海精密) Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) said that the Taiwanese manufacturing company will fully participate in the "Made in China 2025" plan, a 10-year action plan created to advance China into a world manufacturing power.