Saturday, January 30, 2016
Toyota is planning to raise its half stake in minicar maker Daihatsu to full ownership, a move both sides said was aimed at becoming globally more competitive.
Poor Barbie. She had plastic surgery to become more socially acceptable. But a lot of her critics still don't like her.
Friday, January 29, 2016
Terry Gou (郭台銘), founder and chairman of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海), is expected to visit the headquarters of Japan-based Sharp Corp. for last-ditch talks to acquire the financially troubled Japanese electronics firm, Japan's Sankei Shimbun reported Thursday.
Alibaba is hoping its better-than-expected third quarter results help reassure investors worried about the state of the mainland Chinese economy.
The bloom may be off Apple's iPhone, at least for now. So now the pressure is on the iconic Silicon Valley company to come up with its next big thing.
Facebook is growing at an exceptional pace as it enters adolescence, propelling it into a better position to challenge Google as the Internet's most powerful company.
It won't be long before Facebook's 1.6 billion users have more ways to quickly express their feelings on the world's largest social network.
Samsung Electronics reported Thursday a bigger-than-expected decline in fourth quarter earnings as its mainstay smartphone and semiconductor businesses suffered from weakening global demand for consumer electronics.
Boeing Co. shares slid to their lowest levels in 2 1/2 years on Wednesday after the company reported lower fourth quarter profit and gave a disappointing forecast for earnings and airplane deliveries in 2016.
Wireless equipment maker Ericsson said Wednesday that an improvement in business in China despite the market turmoil there helped its fourth quarter profit jump nearly 70 percent.