Saturday, March 7, 2015
Apple will replace AT&T on the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the managers of the index announced early Friday.
BenQ Corp. (明基) of Taiwan said Friday that it remained the second largest projector supplier in the world in 2014, holding that spot for the sixth consecutive year in rankings compiled by market information advisory firm Futuresource Consulting.
Apple supplier Japan Display said Friday it would spend US$1.4 billion on a new smartphone and tablet screen factory, in a move that may be a response to growing demand from the U.S. iPhone maker.
U.S. online retail giant Amazon has set up shop on the business-to-consumer platform of Alibaba as it seeks a greater presence in the massive Chinese market.
Chinese conglomerate Fosun International announced Friday it had bought a five percent stake in UK-based tour operator Thomas Cook in its latest foray into the travel market.
Friday, March 6, 2015
Citigroup has always valued its employees' feelings, especially those of its female staff, who are all too often faced with both workplace and domestic issues – burning the candle at both ends.
Fast-food giant McDonald's announced Wednesday it would stop serving chicken raised with antibiotics that are important to human health, as worries grow over resistance to crucial drugs.
Uber Technologies is buying digital mapping specialist deCarta in a deal that may help the rapidly growing ride-hailing service lessen its dependence on navigation services from Google and Apple, an imposing pair of potential rivals.
French nuclear group Areva confirmed Wednesday record net losses in 2014 of 4.8 billion euros (US$5.3 billion) after it was forced to absorb costs linked to delays to its flagship next-generation reactor.
Thursday, March 5, 2015
HTC Corp.'s (宏達電) newest flagship smartphone was acclaimed by U.S.-based Time magazine shortly after it was unveiled at the annual Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona, Spain.