Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Vodafone has been served with a 250 million euro (US$343.26 million) lawsuit for allegedly breaching its contracts and causing harm to a Greek retail partner, the Financial Times reported late on Sunday.
Carrefour's plan to buy a portfolio of 127 shopping malls in France, Spain and Italy, from real estate group Klepierre will not impact the French retailer's debt ratio, Chief Executive Georges Plassat said on Monday.
Monday, December 16, 2013
A U.S. federal judge on Friday approved an estimated US$5.7 billion class action settlement between merchants and Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. over credit card fees despite objections from thousands of retailers who complained it was inadequate.
China Airlines (CAL) has won first place in the airline category of Management Magazine's 2014 Consumer Brand Survey. This is the fifth consecutive year China Airlines has won the award, according to CAL.
Taiwan-based Innolux Corp. remained the largest LCD panel supplier to Chinese TV brands in October, thanks to adjustments in its product sizes, according to a research report from NPD DisplaySearch.
Global notebook computer shipments from top-tier manufacturers are forecast to grow higher than expected in the fourth quarter as the corporate market becomes increasingly active, according to new research from British banking group Barclays Plc.
Major Japanese insurer Sompo Japan Insurance will acquire privately owned British firm Canopius for 100 billion yen (US$970 million) in a bid to expand its overseas business, a report said Sunday.
South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries said Sunday that its consortium with French firm Sidem had won a US$1.4 billion deal to build a power plant and a desalination facility in Kuwait.
Sunday, December 15, 2013
Farmers from Kaohsiung City's Ciaotou and Tzukuan Districts yesterday demanded that the government hand out a severe punishment to Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE, 日月光) for polluting the Hou-chin River.