Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Japanese chip giant Tokyo Electron and U.S. rival Applied Materials said Monday they have agreed to cancel a merger after competition regulators rejected the multi-billion-U.S.-dollar deal.
Monday, April 27, 2015
He operated from a modest suburban London home he shared with his parents, far from the city's glamorous financial center. He used off-the-shelf software anyone can buy.
Ferdinand Piech, chairman of the board of Volkswagen AG and a major figure in the German auto industry, has stepped down after clashing with other board members over his criticism of the company's CEO.
New York is increasingly becoming chain store city.
APEX Flight Academy (台灣安捷飛航訓練中心) was recently joined by Australian Ansett Aviation Training to establish a world-class pilot training center in Taiwan, the inauguration of which is scheduled for the end of 2015, according to APEX.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE, 臺灣證券交易所) and Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX, 臺灣期貨交易所) recently cooperated with four financial institutions to aid under-privileged children though charity donations.
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Shanghai and Tokyo shares were hit by profit-taking Friday but most other Asian markets rose after a positive U.S. lead as the Nasdaq broke a 15-year-old record high.
The U.S. dollar was flat against the yen on Friday after weak data muddied the waters over the timing of a U.S. interest rate hike, while the euro struggled on concerns about cash-strapped Greece.
Oil prices slipped on profit-taking in Asia Friday, unwinding sharp gains in the previous session fueled by concerns unrest in the Middle East could hurt supplies from the crude-rich region, analysts said.
Friday, April 24, 2015
Shares fell in Europe on Thursday, sapped by doubts over the Greek bailout plan and gloomy manufacturing data from the region.