Thursday, October 23, 2014
Harley-Davidson's third-quarter profit fell nearly 8 percent on a planned reduction of motorcycle shipments for the quarter.
Prominent Dallas businessman Samuel Wyly has filed for bankruptcy protection as he and the estate of his brother face up to US$400 million in penalties after being found liable for hiding stock holdings overseas.
Hopes for fresh stimulus from the European Central Bank (ECB) and China's steady growth bolstered Asian stocks Wednesday after the S&P 500 had its best day of the year. European markets drifted lower.
The euro rebounded modestly in Asia on Wednesday after it dropped in New York on reports that the European Central Bank (ECB) could expand its bond-buying program.
Oil prices slipped Wednesday after enjoying a recent upturn in line with a global equities rebound, while analysts said investors will now be keeping an eye on the U.S. Federal Reserve's next policy meeting.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
New big-screen iPhones helped propel Apple's profit and revenue in the last quarter, as the California tech giant smashed earnings expectations.
Australia's foreign investment watchdog has approved an Asian consortium's AU$1.34 billion (US$1.18 billion) bid for Goodman Fielder, the food manufacturer said Tuesday.
Taiwan High Speed Rail Corp. (THSRC,台灣高鐵) plans to restructure its finances and reduce its debt burden built up from years of losses, the company said Tuesday.
Chang Hwa Bank (彰化銀行) yesterday staged a board of directors meeting that resulted in an adjustment in the company's boardroom composition.
Chunghwa Telecom Co., Taiwan's largest telecom operator, signed an agreement Tuesday with leading carriers in Asia to build a multi-terabit submarine cable system that will provide direct fiber connectivity to five countries in the Trans-Pacific region.