Saturday, November 21, 2015
Facebook is trying to ease the heartache of breaking up.
Friday, November 20, 2015
Ride-hailing service giant Uber yesterday won its case against the Directorate General of Highways (DGH, 公路總局) after the Taipei High Administrative Court overturned previous fines and the highway authority's order for the company to close down.
The Taiwan branch of Microsoft Corp. said Thursday that it will expand the commercial reach of its range of Surface devices in 2016 following their successful entry into the local education sector.
Germany's largest trade union is opening a joint office with the United Auto Workers in Tennessee to promote labor issues at German automakers and suppliers in the southern United States.
Australia on Thursday blocked the sale of one of the world's largest cattle estates to foreign entities, ruling it was not in the national interest with part of the holdings in a weapons testing area.
Mobile payments processor Square had to sell its stock at a deep discount to complete its initial public offering, a concession signaling that investors are becoming wary of once-hot startups that haven't proven they can make money.
The company behind online dating services Tinder, Match and OkCupid will go public at US$12 per share, opting for the low end of its projected price range.
Royal Dutch Shell's planned mega-takeover of British rival BG Group cleared another hurdle Thursday as Australia's competition commission said it would not oppose the move amid gas market concerns.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
MediaTek Inc. (聯發科), Taiwan's leading integrated circuit designer, is expected to see its position in the world's IC industry fall in 2015 from a year earlier in terms of sales, in the wake of slowing global demand for smartphones, according to market information advisory IC Insights.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) offered a one-day promotion for a "buy one, get one free" deal in the United States Tuesday as part of its weekly incentives targeting the Thanksgiving shopping season.