Monday, September 15, 2014
Wowprime Corporation (王品集團) held a press conference yesterday afternoon to apologize for a “misunderstanding” with the Taichung City Government's Health Bureau regarding its use of lard oil, as well as over its brand Famonn Coffee's (曼咖啡) use of tainted oil in its tomato vegetable soup.
Taiwan-based HTC Corp. edged out Samsung Electronics Co. of South Korea to return to being Taiwan's largest smartphone manufacturer based upon units in the second quarter of this year, according to data released by research house IDC.
With a possible record-breaking stock offering, Chinese online giant Alibaba is set to boost its role as a global company with a massive expansion potential.
Apple's proud announcement that its new iPhone could be used to buy goods in a single swipe left customers non-plussed in Japan, where mobile contactless payments have been normal fare for a decade.
Samsung said Sunday it had requested a state investigation of senior executives from its South Korean rival LG for allegedly destroying its products at stores in Berlin, renewing a bitter feud between the electronics giants.
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Shui-Mu International Co., a distributor of A.S.O brand shoes in Taiwan, is scheduled to launch an initial public offering on the Taiwan stock exchange (TWSE), the TWSE said Saturday.
Apple's website was swamped Friday in what appeared to be a record-setting buying binge fueled by smartphone buyers' desire for large-screen iPhones.
Rockstar Games on Friday announced that the latest installment of its crime-themed blockbuster video game “Grand Theft Auto” will hit PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles in November.
British bank HSBC has agreed to pay US$550 million to resolve U.S. claims that it misled U.S. mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky mortgage securities it sold them before the housing market collapsed in 2007.
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Shares of Largan Precision Co. came under heavy pressure Friday morning amid concerns over the company's average selling prices (ASP) as Apple Inc.'s new iPhones are still using 8-megapixel camera lenses, which have a lower profit margin, dealers said.