Thursday, March 13, 2014
Indian budget airline SpiceJet has placed an order for 42 Boeing 737 MAX planes in a deal worth US$4.4 billion, the companies announced in a joint statement on Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Shares of Taiwan-based smartphone vendor HTC Corp. (宏達電) moved sharply higher Tuesday morning on optimism over initial preorder sales of its newly unveiled middle-end model — the Desire 816 — in China, dealers said.
Google Inc. is planning to double the number of engineers in its Chrome operating system research center in Taiwan this year, as part of the U.S. search engine's biggest recruitment project in the country, a Google executive said Tuesday.
Chunghwa Telecom Co. (中華電信) was the top carrier among Taiwan's three largest telecom service suppliers in February in terms of earnings per share (EPS), according statistics compiled by the companies.
Tech titan Microsoft — which has struggled to keep pace with Sony and its PlayStation 4 — is pinning its hopes on a new action video game, ironically named “Titanfall.”
The collapse of Japan's MtGox Bitcoin exchange is spilling into U.S. bankruptcy court as the company scrambles for legal cover after losing digital currency valued at US$473 million.
EBay is urging shareholders to support its directors and reject the pair put up by billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn.
The CEO of American Airlines says his company is getting US$381 million from selling takeoff and landing rights at New York's LaGuardia Airport and Reagan National Airport outside Washington.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
McDonald's restaurants in Taiwan will hand out more Egg McMuffins free of charge this year as part of its annual campaign to encourage people to get up early and start the day with a good meal.
HTC (宏達電) Corp. declined to comment yesterday on a media report that it will roll out its newest flagship smartphone model faster than last year, but said it remains committed to better availability of the phone as planned.