Thursday, November 26, 2015
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) has released its Black Friday sales plan to boost its customer base starting Thursday in the United States, including an offer for a free One A9 phone when buyers trade in an iPhone for the HTC device.
Sweeping trends towards financial digitization and globalization enable Chinese-English bilinguals with leadership potential and global perspective to become much sought after by banks around Taiwan.
One of the key technologies that could help wean the globe off fossil fuel is probably at your fingertips or in your pocket right now: the battery.
Shareholders have foiled Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing's US$12.4 billion proposal to combine his infrastructure and utility companies, dealing a setback to the billionaire known as "Superman" for his business acumen.
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 1.6 million vehicles for defective air bags supplied by embattled Japanese manufacturer Takata Corp.
Employees at crisis-hit Takata, which was fined earlier this month in the United States for providing inaccurate information on airbag safety devices, warned of evasive practices as early as 2000, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Hewlett-Packard went out with a whimper Tuesday, as the venerable computer-maker issued its final quarterly earnings report as a unified tech conglomerate, showing another drop in sales for most of its business divisions.
The yen and euro got a boost Wednesday as the Turkish downing of a Russian fighter jet sent investors into safer assets on fears about the broader implications of the incident.
Tesla on Tuesday began taking orders for its Model X electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) with a starting price of US$80,000.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
The National Communications Commission (NCC, 國家通訊傳播委員會) said it would consider holding a hearing to examine the purchase of a majority stake in Taiwan's largest privately owned broadcaster, Eastern Broadcasting Company (EBC, 東森電視) by Dan Mintz, head of DMG Entertainment.