Saturday, February 6, 2016
LinkedIn shares plunged as much as 28 percent in after-hours trading Thursday after the company reported better-than-expected results for the fourth quarter but provided a weak forecast for 2016.
Tribune Publishing, the troubled owner of the Chicago Tribune and other newspapers around the country, said it received a US$44.4 million cash infusion from a Chicago investor who has a stake in its rival newspaper the Chicago Sun-Times.
Friday, February 5, 2016
Sharp Corp. said Thursday that cooperating with Hon Hai Precision Industry (鴻海) would yield a synergistic effect, but declined to state that the Taiwanese company's rescue plan has been chosen, as reported in the media.
People planning to visit the newly opened Mitsui Outlet Park in New Taipei City's Linkou District over the Lunar New Year holiday are advised to take either buses or a free shuttle service, as the outlet will close its parking lot between noon and 6 p.m. every day during the holiday, local transport authorities said Thursday.
Royal Dutch Shell said fourth-quarter earnings tumbled 44 percent as the collapse in oil prices took its toll on another European oil company.
Amazon is declining comment on reports it may be planning to open more bookstores.
Johnson & Johnson, continuing its long quest for a Type 1 diabetes cure, is joining forces with biotech company ViaCyte to speed development of the first stem cell treatment that could fix the life-threatening hormonal disorder.
Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the world's most profitable airlines, will retire this May. His right-hand man, airline president Ed Bastian, will take over as CEO, the Atlanta-based airline said Wednesday.
If you're running an older version of Windows, you might suddenly find Microsoft's Windows 10 upgrade already downloaded on your machine.