Tuesday, August 19, 2014
FamilyMart (全家), the second largest convenience store chain in Taiwan, expects a 15-percent growth in sales of bread and baked goods thanks to
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) might see its sales in China adversely affected by moves by Chinese mobile operators to adjust their cash subsidy policy for handsets, Morgan Stanley said in an analysis released Sunday.
Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC) said Monday it plans to raise SG$3.37 billion (US$2.70 billion) in a rights issue to boost its balance sheet following its takeover of Hong Kong's Wing Hang Bank.
Shin Jong-kyun, the chief executive of Samsung Electronics' mobile business unit, was the highest-paid CEO in Korea in the first half of 2014, according to a report released by local corporate researcher Chaebul.com on Sunday.
Monday, August 18, 2014
Japanese mobile carrier SoftBank's failed bid for T-Mobile marked a rare defeat for its brash billionaire founder, but few expect it to sideline a man intent on building “the world's number-one company.”
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Cisco said Wednesday that it will lay off up to 6,000 workers, or 8 percent of its workforce, as part of a restructuring.
Darren Chang (章啟正), executive chairman of Pacific Department Store Co., Ltd (PDS, 太平洋百貨) and chairman of Grand Pacific Mall in mainland China (GPM, 北京君太百貨), announced on Wednesday that the company is looking to expand its sales prospects by opening two new department stores, one in Taiwan, and one in mainland China.
Shares of Medigen Biotechnology Corp. (基亞生技) extended their losses Friday, falling by the maximum daily decline of 7 percent for the 15th consecutive trading session after its new liver cancer drug failed clinical trials, dealers said.
From Aug. 15-18, one can enjoy specialty coffees from Guatemala at the 2014 Culinary Fair, taking place in the Taipei Exhibition Center Hall 1.
The use of smartphones for Internet connections is more extensive in Taiwan than in any other country in the world, according to the findings of a consumer survey released by Yahoo Inc. on Wednesday.