Friday, March 27, 2015
Yelp launched Wednesday in Taiwan, in an expansion of the Asian presence of the popular consumer business review service.
Toyota on Thursday announced plans to overhaul production to slash development costs, with a top executive describing the shakeup as crucial to navigating “sudden and drastic changes” in the auto sector.
Facebook is trying to mold its Messenger app into a more versatile communications channel as smartphones create new ways for people to connect with friends and businesses beyond the walls of the company's ubiquitous social network.
Wells Fargo will close its home lending servicing office in Milwaukee and eliminate 1,000 jobs, saying fewer homeowners are falling behind on payments and seeking help keeping their homes.
Indian-owned luxury car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover announced a 600-million-pound (US$894 million) investment in advanced car manufacturing in the UK on Thursday.
The world's largest oil services company, Schlumberger Ltd., has agreed to a penalty of more than US$232 million and one of its subsidiaries will plead guilty to trade sanctions violations, the U.S. Justice Department announced Wednesday.
Payday lenders are facing new federal regulations aimed at preventing low-income borrowers from being buried by high fees and rising debt loads.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
H.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods, creating one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world with annual revenue of about US$28 billion.
Shares of Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海), the world's largest contract electronics maker, bucked losses on the broader market as investors hoped it would resume talks on acquiring a stake in Japan's Sharp Corp. (夏普), dealers said on Wednesday.
Apple Inc. led Taiwan's smartphone marketin sales volume and sales value and had the best-selling single model for the fifth consecutive month in February, according to statistics released Wednesday by industry sources.