Friday, April 18, 2014
Gap Inc. announced Wednesday it plans to more than triple sales in China in three years as it seeks to grab a bigger piece of the overall US$1.4 trillion global clothing market.
Sony says it has sold 7 million units of PlayStation 4 worldwide since its launch last year and admitted it can't make them fast enough, in a welcome change of fortune for the Japanese consumer electronics giant.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
China Development Financial (CDF, 開發金控) announced yesterday that after its acquisition of Cosmos Bank (萬泰銀行) in July, the company's net asset value will exceed NT$800 billion.
Yahoo is still prospering from its lucrative investments in Asia while the Internet company's listless advertising sales are picking up, if ever so slightly, under CEO Marissa Mayer.
Swiss bank Credit Suisse says its net profit fell 34 percent in the first quarter, more than expected, as bond-market woes hurt earnings at its investment banking business.
A trade group for wireless providers said Tuesday that the biggest mobile device manufacturers and carriers will soon put anti-theft tools on the gadgets to try to deter rampant smartphone theft.
Microsoft's new Windows system for smartphones addresses many of the shortcomings in previous versions.
Chevrolet's smallest SUV is heading to its biggest markets.
Spanish telecoms firm Telefonica and U.S. investment giant Blackstone launched a mobile telephone advertising venture on Wednesday, challenging internet giants such as Google and Facebook in a multibillion-dollar market.
Failed Bitcoin exchange MtGox was placed in administration by a Japanese court on Wednesday, with an order for bankruptcy expected to be issued soon, its administrator and chief executive said.