Friday, May 22, 2015
For sale online to a wealthy Chinese buyer: historic Italian villa, starting price US$16.4 million, immigration possible.
Streaming leader Spotify on Wednesday announced an expansion into video and original content, reaching beyond music as the company faces challenges to its dominance and strives to turn a profit.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Tigerair Taiwan, a joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines and Singapore's Tiger Airways, said Wednesday that it will launch flights between Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Okinawa June 29 to capitalize on increasing interest in travel between the two countries.
Japanese auto parts giant Takata agreed to double a recall of U.S. cars with potentially deadly airbags to a record of nearly 34 million vehicles, officials said, sending the firm's shares plunging in Tokyo on Wednesday.
Britain's Marks and Spencer on Wednesday revealed the first increase in annual profits in four years in a turnaround under chief executive Marc Bolland, partly thanks to "outstanding" food sales.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
A federal appeals court has upheld a jury's finding that Samsung illegally copied some patented features in Apple's iPhone, but it sided with Samsung on one point that could reduce the US$930 million in damages the South Korean company had been ordered to pay.
Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto and Mongolia agreed a multi-billion-U.S.-dollar expansion of a vast copper and gold mine, officials said Tuesday, ending a two-year dispute as Ulan Bator seeks to restore its foreign investor appeal.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on Monday denounced as baseless a lawsuit by French apparel company Kering Group, whose luxury brands include Gucci, which accused it of selling fake products.
The head of Renault-Nissan on Monday said there was "no reason" to change a long-standing partnership between the two companies after the French government's controversial move to hike its stake in Renault.
Monday, May 18, 2015
Taiwan's Thunder Tiger Corp. (雷虎科技) on Sunday opened a flagship store in the newly launched Syntrend Creative Park (三創) in Taipei, showcasing its latest products.