Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Toyota has fallen behind Volkswagen in the race for the world's biggest automaker title, figures showed Tuesday, as the German giant outsold its Japanese rival in the first half of the year.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
India's largest maker and exporter of gold, Rajesh Exports, announced on Monday it had bought Swiss metal refining giant Valcambi for US$400 million in cash.
Monday, July 27, 2015
The Taiwan unit of Yahoo Inc. announced recently that it has contracted advertising agencies to help them recruit over 100 digital marketing consultants this year as part of efforts to promote its local advertising.
Toshiba's billion-U.S.-dollar accounting scandal has shone a light on a corporate culture in Japan still beset by collusion in its senior ranks, unquestioning employees and poor external controls, experts say.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Acer Inc. (宏碁), the world's largest maker of notebooks running on Google Inc.'s Chrome operating system, forecast Wednesday that its Chromebook sales in Taiwan will grow 10-fold in 2015 on the back of education tenders.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Shares of Wowprime Corp. (王品), a major restaurant chain operator in Taiwan, moved sharply higher Friday morning after the company's board of directors elected a new chairman, a move which raised expectations that the new management will help stabilize the firm's operations, dealers said.
Friday, July 24, 2015
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海) moved up one notch to 31st on the 2015 Fortune 500 list of the largest companies in the world, while three other Taiwanese enterprises reentered the rankings this year.
Taiwan-based HTC Corp. (宏達電) took first place in terms of sales volume of smartphones sold in Taiwan in June, industrial sources said Thursday.
New York City and Uber struck an eleventh-hour deal that backs off, for now, placing a cap on the number of cars the ride-hailing company can have on the streets of the nation's largest city.