Thursday, July 30, 2015
South Korea's LG Electronics on Wednesday reported a 45-percent drop in its second-quarter net profit owing to sluggish smartphone sales and unfavorable currency rates.
Twitter shares hit the slide Tuesday as executives warned that the messaging service's path to mainstream popularity would be a long one.
Yelp is getting skewered by investors after the online business review service sank to a second-quarter loss and dimmed its outlook amid a slowdown in its digital advertising sales.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Toyota has fallen behind Volkswagen in the race for the world's biggest automaker title, figures showed Tuesday, as the German giant outsold its Japanese rival in the first half of the year.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
India's largest maker and exporter of gold, Rajesh Exports, announced on Monday it had bought Swiss metal refining giant Valcambi for US$400 million in cash.
Monday, July 27, 2015
The Taiwan unit of Yahoo Inc. announced recently that it has contracted advertising agencies to help them recruit over 100 digital marketing consultants this year as part of efforts to promote its local advertising.
Toshiba's billion-U.S.-dollar accounting scandal has shone a light on a corporate culture in Japan still beset by collusion in its senior ranks, unquestioning employees and poor external controls, experts say.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Acer Inc. (宏碁), the world's largest maker of notebooks running on Google Inc.'s Chrome operating system, forecast Wednesday that its Chromebook sales in Taiwan will grow 10-fold in 2015 on the back of education tenders.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Shares of Wowprime Corp. (王品), a major restaurant chain operator in Taiwan, moved sharply higher Friday morning after the company's board of directors elected a new chairman, a move which raised expectations that the new management will help stabilize the firm's operations, dealers said.