Thursday, November 20, 2014
HSBC Taiwan was presented with the “Best Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award" in the Taiwan Banking and Finance Best Practice Awards ceremony (傑出金融業菁英獎) held on Nov. 14.
Nokia is back in the fray.
Facebook on Tuesday launched FB Techwire, billed as a showplace for technology talk shared by influential sources.
South Korea's Samsung scrapped Wednesday a merger between two major units, citing the spiraling cost of buying back stock from shareholders opposed to the deal.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
In a bid to fend off rumor and suspicion, the government will not accept the NT$3 billion “donation” that Ting Hsin International Group (頂新國際集團) promised to make a month ago, especially as Ting Hsin's purported sale of tainted oil is still involved in judicial procedures, Cabinet spokesman Sun Lih-chyun (孫立群) said yesterday.
There will only be a few hundred, and they won't be cheap, but Toyota is about to take its first small step into the unproven market for emissions-free, hydrogen-powered vehicles.
Pfizer said Monday that it will partner with German drug and chemical maker Merck in developing potential cancer drugs in a hot new medication class that harnesses the body's immune system to fight cancer.
Samsung Electronics has announced plans to slash the number of smartphone models it issues next year by up to one-third as it tries to cut prices in the face of intense Chinese competition.
Solar energy company SunEdison is adding some wind-fueled power to its business with a deal worth up to US$2.4 billion.
EasyJet's annual profits climbed on the back of rising passenger numbers and sales, the no-frills British airline said Tuesday.