Thursday, July 23, 2015
The National Communications Commission (NCC) announced the floor price for the second round of 4G spectrum bidding yesterday, with the total amount pegged at NT$14.4 billion.
Taiwanese PC vendor Acer Inc. (宏碁) said Wednesday that it is set to showcase new notebooks and desktop computers running on the Windows 10 operating system at the Taipei Computer Applications Show that will run from July 30 to Aug. 3.
Mining giant BHP Billiton Wednesday reported an increase in iron ore output for the June quarter but a decline in gas production as shale projects were delayed due to weak oil prices.
Industrial giant United Technologies (UTC) slashed its 2015 earnings forecast Tuesday due to the sharp slowdown in China's real estate sector and disappointing aviation parts sales.
BlackBerry Ltd. announced another round of job cuts Tuesday as it deals with weak smartphone sales and pushes ahead with a restructuring plan.
British low-cost airline EasyJet forecast Wednesday that annual profits would rise by almost 14 percent, buoyed by demand for beach holidays in Europe.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO -- Apple's latest financial report shows the iPhone is still the key engine of the company's success. But the impact of its newest product, the Apple Watch, isn't clear.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Yahoo is still limping along as the Internet company prepares to shed the financial crutch that has been propping up its stock during the three-year reign of CEO Marissa Mayer.
The president of Toshiba and seven other executives resigned Tuesday over a US$1.2 billion accounting scandal blamed on their overzealous pursuit of profit that has battered one of Japan's best-known firms.
Smartphone sales may be slowing for some tech companies, but not for Apple. Analysts expect another powerhouse performance from the California tech giant when it reports quarterly financial results Tuesday.