Thursday, July 9, 2015
Shares of smartphone camera lens supplier Largan Precision Co. (大立光), the most expensive stock in the local market, fell for the third consecutive session Wednesday after being downgraded by a foreign brokerage.
Amid lingering concerns over its bottom line, shares of Taiwan-based smartphone vendor HTC Corp. (宏達電) fell below the NT$70 mark to a new low Wednesday since the company first went public on the local main board in March 2002, dealers said.
Subway said Tuesday it mutually agreed with Jared Fogle to suspend their relationship after the home of the chain's longtime pitchman was raided by federal and state investigators.
Toyota's highest ranking woman executive until her arrest in Japan on suspicion of drug law violations was released from custody without charges Wednesday.
China's top taxi hailing app Didi Kuaidi announced Wednesday it raised US$2.0 billion in two weeks, after reports said U.S. rival Uber planned to invest US$1.1 billion in the country this year.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Smartphone output by Hon Hai Precision Inc. Co. (鴻海) ranked first in Taiwan in the second quarter of 2015, ahead of ASUSTek Computer Inc. (華碩) in second and and HTC Corp. (宏達電) in third, according to research firm DIGITIMES Research.
Samsung Electronics on Tuesday flagged a second-quarter drop in operating profit that missed analyst estimates after sales of its newest flagship smartphone failed to meet expectations.
British bank HSBC fired six staff after they filmed a mock Islamic State-style execution video during a team-building day out and posted footage online, a spokesman confirmed on Tuesday.
Seritage Growth Properties, the real estate spinoff of Sears Holdings Corp., made its debut Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and estimated that it had raised about US$1.6 billion from the offering.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
To illustrate his vision for a turnaround at recall-slammed Honda, Takahiro Hachigo, the new chief executive, showed video footage set to a light-hearted 50s-style rock music of happy people with Honda products, like a lawn mower and the Asimo walking robot.1 Comment