Sunday, July 19, 2015
Google's stock roared out of a long slumber Friday to produce the biggest shareholder windfall in U.S. history as investors rewarded the Internet company for promising to curb its spending on risky projects.
Yahoo on Friday formally notified U.S. regulators that it is spinning off its stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to an independent new company called Aabaco Holdings.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
HSBC and China Airlines (CAL) have launched new co-brand credit cards, the holders of which are given privileges traveling with the Taiwan-based aircraft carrier, according to the companies.
A four-day festival on railroad lunch boxesthat opened Friday is hoping to not only promote the food served on Taiwan's trains but also appeal to nostalgia for an era when eating on the train was considered a treat.
Shares in Taiwan closed flat Friday amid cautious sentiment during the ongoing earnings season as investors feared that the bellwether electronics sector will report disappointing results for the second quarter, dealers said.
Tigerair Taiwan, a joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines and Singapore's Tiger Airways, said Friday it will increase its services on the Taoyuan-Tokyo route during the autumn peak travel period.
After years of big spending on risky projects that CEO Larry Page proudly hails as "moonshots," Google may be launching into a new orbit of financial discipline.
Google Inc. revealed Thursday that one of its self-driving car prototypes was involved in an injury accident for the first time.
Sweden's AB Volvo has posted second-quarter net income of 5.2 billion kronor (US$610 million), up from 2.5 billion kronor a year earlier as the truck maker delivered more vehicles in Europe and North America and benefited from a decline in the Swedish currency.
When eBay and PayPal split up on Friday, they'll face different challenges than they did as a combined company.