Tuesday, November 24, 2015
The founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is in talks to buy a stake in the publisher of Hong Kong's South China Morning Post newspaper, Bloomberg News reported Monday.
The U.S.-headquartered Hyatt Hotels Corp. is expected to bring more of its hotel brands to Taiwan after opening its first and now only hotel -- the Grand Hyatt -- in Taipei in 1990.
A German department store said Sunday that it's putting eight Israeli wines back on the shelves after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused it of boycotting Israeli goods.
Viagra-maker Pfizer and Allergan, the maker of Botox, said Monday they will merge to create the world's biggest pharmaceutical group in a deal worth around US$160 billion.
Monday, November 23, 2015
U.S. print media reported yesterday that the head of DMG Entertainment, which is affiliated with a publicly traded company in China, has reached an agreement to buy Taiwan's biggest broadcaster for US$600 million.
Ford workers narrowly approved a new four-year contract, wrapping up five months of negotiations between the United Auto Workers (UAW) union and Detroit automakers.
Austin Kiplinger, the longtime chairman and editor-in-chief of a financial publishing company that bore his name, has died, his son said. He was 97.
An outbreak of E. coli linked to Chipotle that originated in the Pacific Northwest of the U.S. has spread south and east and has now infected people in six states.
Sunday, November 22, 2015
Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal widened Friday after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said the German automaker used software to cheat on pollution tests on more six-cylinder diesel vehicles than originally thought.
CTBC Bank (中信銀), the banking arm of CTBC Financial Holding Co. (中信金), will make inroads into the Malaysia market by setting up a foothold in Kuala Lumpur.