Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The local solar energy sector took a beating Monday morning after the U.S. Department of Commerce announced over the weekend preliminary anti-dumping tariffs on Taiwan's solar energy products, dealers said.
Irish low-fare airline Ryanair, which hit a weak patch last year, reported a strong recovery but downward pressures on fares, in a quarterly results statement on Monday.
Sohu.com Inc., operator of a popular Chinese Internet portal, says it lost US$45 million in the latest quarter while revenue rose 18 percent to US$400 million.
Samsung Electronics said Monday it would postpone the roll-out of its new smartphone based on Tizen, a home-grown operating system aimed at breaking away from Google's Android system.
Monday, July 28, 2014
Boeing Co. CEO Jim McNerney has apologized for saying the aerospace giant's employees were “cowering” during his tenure, a comment one union official called “a new low” in the company's relationship with workers.
HSBC, Deutsche Bank and Canada's Bank of Nova Scotia have been accused of conspiring to fix the price of silver in a U.S. lawsuit filed in federal court in New York.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
Audio technology veteran Bose Corporation on Friday sued Beats Electronics over patented technology for canceling noise in earphones.
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Facebook stock jumped to record highs Thursday as strong earnings from the leading social network sparked fresh buying.
As Apple reportedly placed a big-ticket order for new iPhone units recently, local companies involved in the supply chain — Apple-concept companies — are expected to see stronger sales in the third quarter.
Shares of TPK Holding Co. (宸鴻科技) took a dive Friday morning after the touch panel maker gave cautious guidance for the third quarter of the year, which is usually a peak period for the global electronics business, dealers said.