Sales of desk and laptop computers declined last year, extending a slide started in 2012, according to figures released on Wednesday by two market trackers.
Airbus on Wednesday said it had outstripped its own delivery expectations in 2016, closing the gap with Boeing, and beat its U.S. archrival on orders.
Canada's Pacific Coast province of British Columbia on Wednesday approved the expansion of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline from the Alberta oil sands that would allow oil exports to Asia.
Taiwan-based PC vendors Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) and Acer Inc. (宏碁) saw their PC shipments fall in 2016 as the global market weakened, recording a consecutive year-on-year drop since 2012, according to U.S.-based market information advisory firm Gartner., 1 Comment
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電), the world's largest contract chip maker, on Thursday posted a record high net profit for the fourth quarter of last year, citing strong sales in communications and computer devices in the global market.
A joint plan between Far Eastone Telecommunications (遠傳電信) and Morgan Stanley's private equity arm to acquire Taiwan's largest cable TV operator China Network Systems (CNS, 中嘉網路) has reportedly failed, as new reports of a new buyer have emerged.
Honda Motor Co. is recalling 772,000 additional Honda and Acura vehicles in the U.S. for defective front passenger seat air bag inflators made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp.
South Korean authorities said Wednesday that a Samsung scion will be questioned as a suspect in a bribery case in the massive influence-peddling scandal that led to the impeachment of the country's president.
European stocks rose Wednesday, with London striking another record pinnacle on the sliding pound and rebounding commodity prices.
The Mexican peso sank to another historic low on Tuesday in the wake of an unpopular gasoline price hike and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's latest protectionist threats against automakers.