Saturday, June 27, 2015
Apple said Thursday that it is removing games from its online app store that feature the Confederate flag in "offensive or mean-spirited ways."
Friday, June 26, 2015
Terry Gou (郭台銘), chairman of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (also known as Foxconn) said during a shareholders meeting yesterday that the company's fortunes and "opportunities" lay in continuing to direct capital flows into emerging markets including China, India, and Southeast Asia.2 Comments
Monsanto Co. reported better-than-expected earnings results for the third quarter on Wednesday as executives of the huge agricultural business continued to make a case for a US$45 billion takeover of Swiss competitor, Syngenta AG.
Toyota and Nissan, Japan's two top automakers, on Thursday said they will recall more than three million more cars globally because of concerns over air bags involved in eight deaths worldwide.
Whole Foods supermarkets have been routinely overcharging customers by overstating the weight of prepackaged meat, dairy and baked goods, New York City's consumer chief said Wednesday.
Five years ago, General Motors revealed an all-new compact car in the U.S. that was designed to enter a market that GM ignored for decades.
Online hotel reservation site Booking.com announced Thursday it is revising its contested pricing rules that prohibit European hotels it lists from adjusting their rates on other sites.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Dressed in red shorts and a captain's hat, Richard Branson on Tuesday announced that Virgin Cruises will sail its first ship out of PortMiami in 2020.
Shares of Largan Precision Co. (大立光), which supplies smartphone camera lenses to Apple Inc., extended their momentum Wednesday morning after the stock hit a new closing high a day earlier, dealers said. The buying largely reflected expectations that Apple will upgrade its camera equipment in the next-generation iPhone and place more orders with Largan, which specializes in high-end camera lens production, they said.
Ikea's U.S division is raising the minimum wage for the second year in a row as the Swedish ready-to-assemble furniture chain looks to improve its relations with workers and reduce worker turnover.