Monday, May 18, 2015
Getac Technology Corp. (神基科技), the world's second-largest rugged computer maker, said Thursday that its rugged PC growth will outperform the industry this year thanks to the addition of new clients.
At Design x Innovation of Chinaplas 2015, BASF is bringing to China for the first time its 1865 concept bike, a modern interpretation of its 19th-century namesake, according to a press release from BASF.
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had warned foreign officials that Athens would not be able to pay the 750 million euros (US$845 million) due this month to the International Monetary Fund, Greek newspapers said Sunday.
Inotera Memories Inc. (華亞科), one of Taiwan's leading dynamic random access memory (DRAM) chip suppliers, said that growth momentum in the world's DRAM market will start to pick up in the third quarter.
Jet.com has yet to launch its online retail site to the public, but has already drawn attention as a would-be game-changer that could take on Internet giant Amazon.
Evergreen Marine Corp. (長榮海運), the largest container shipper in Taiwan, said Friday that it will work with two Chinese counterparts to launch shipping services between China and Indonesia later this month.
Ajinomoto, a Japan-based manufacturer of seasoning, processed food and beverage products, has adopted a basic concept of "localization" for its affiliated operations throughout ASEAN to promote local strengths and enhance the company's understanding of local consumers' needs.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Wistron Corp. (緯創), one of Taiwan's leading contract electronics makers, said Friday that its net profit for the first quarter rose more than 24 percent from a quarter earlier thanks to a fall in operating costs.
Shares of Quanta Computer Inc. (廣達), the world's largest contract notebook computer maker, moved higher Friday morning after the company reported improved gross and operating margins for the first quarter, dealers said.
Friday, May 15, 2015
Shares of property developers in Taiwan came under pressure Thursday morning after the Executive Yuan raised the capital gains tax rates in a tax reform scheme targeting the skyrocketing local home market, dealers said.