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The Economic Times
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and others lead $200 million funding round in SnapdealNEW DELHI/BENGALURU: Ontario Teachers Pension Plan, one of the world's largest
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and others lead $200 million funding round in Snapdeal
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW DELHI/BENGALURU: Ontario Teachers Pension Plan, one of the world's largest pension funds and Singapore-based investment entity Brother Fortune Apparel, have led a $200 million (Rs 1,367.6 crore) funding round in Jasper Infotech, which owns and... Read more
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dna
PM Modi hails 'Make in India' but some corporates ask uncomfortable questionsThousands of people and mascots of lions swarmed the weekend opening of a "Make
PM Modi hails 'Make in India' but some corporates ask uncomfortable questions
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
Thousands of people and mascots of lions swarmed the weekend opening of a "Make in India" drive to attract foreign direct investment, pitched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "the biggest brand that India has ever created". The week-long event,... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi urged to make reality match 'Make in India' hypeMUMBAI: Thousands of people and mascots of lions swarmed the weekend opening of
PM Narendra Modi urged to make reality match 'Make in India' hype
The Economic Times / Posted 5 hours ago
MUMBAI: Thousands of people and mascots of lions swarmed the weekend opening of a "Make in India" drive to attract foreign direct investment, pitched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "the biggest brand that India has ever created". The week-long... Read more
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Reuters
Modi urged to make reality match 'Make in India' hypePrime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the inauguration ceremony of the 'Ma
Modi urged to make reality match 'Make in India' hype
Reuters / Posted 6 hours ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the inauguration ceremony of the 'Make In India' week in Mumbai, India, February 13, 2016. Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the inauguration ceremony of the 'Make In India' week in Mumbai, India,... Read more
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dna
Sharp in talks with Foxconn, other firms to sell stake in Indian armJapan-based Sharp Corporation is in talks with two companies, including a Foxco
Sharp in talks with Foxconn, other firms to sell stake in Indian arm
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
Japan-based Sharp Corporation is in talks with two companies, including a Foxconn group firm, to explore possibility of stake sale in its Indian arm. "Sharp Corporation has been holding negotiations with several companies regarding our initiatives... Read more
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TechCrunch
What New Mobile Hardware To Expect At MWC 2016Mobile World Congress, the biggest tradeshow specifically focused on mobile, ki
What New Mobile Hardware To Expect At MWC 2016
TechCrunch / Posted 22 hours ago
Mobile World Congress, the biggest tradeshow specifically focused on mobile, kicks off in just over a week’s time in Barcelona so here’s a quick rundown of some of the big hardware-focused announcements we’re expecting to land during the best part of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Artificial intelligence could leave half the world unemployed, says expertMachines could put more than half the world’s population out of a job in the ne
Artificial intelligence could leave half the world unemployed, says expert
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Machines could put more than half the world’s population out of a job in the next 30 years, according to a computer scientist who said on Saturday that artificial intelligence’s threat to the economy should not be understated. Expert Moshe Vardi... Read more
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The Financial Express
Snapdeal raises Rs 335 crore from Singapore firmThe funding raised on January 29 was revealed in a document filed by the compan
Snapdeal raises Rs 335 crore from Singapore firm
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
The funding raised on January 29 was revealed in a document filed by the company with the Registrar of Companies. The company declined to comment on the story. (Reuters) Online e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal has raised Rs 335 crore in Series J... Read more
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PC Advisor
The Apple Watch 2 could be able to adjust your iPhone alert volume intelligentlyThe Apple Watch 2 could be able to adjust your iPhone alert volume... The Appl
The Apple Watch 2 could be able to adjust your iPhone alert volume intelligently
PC Advisor / Posted yesterday
The Apple Watch 2 could be able to adjust your iPhone alert volume... The Apple Watch may have only started appearing on wrists less than a year ago, but that hasn't stopped the Apple Watch 2 rumour mill from churning. We first set eyes on the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Key projects announced under Make in IndiaThe government’s ‘Make in India’ programme has driven a lot a project announcem
Key projects announced under Make in India
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The government’s ‘Make in India’ programme has driven a lot a project announcements and investment commitments since September 25, 2014, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled it to revive the country’s ailing manufacturing sector. Under the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Make in India - The story so farMake in India week is all set to begin tomorrow. Here's a look at what the prog
Make in India - The story so far
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Make in India week is all set to begin tomorrow. Here's a look at what the programme is all about and its achievements so farMake in India week is all set to begin tomorrow. Here's a look at what the programme is all... Read more
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The Economic Times
India is new battlefield for Chinese and American investorsNEW DELHI: When Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip, one of Indian internet first success
India is new battlefield for Chinese and American investors
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: When Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip, one of Indian internet first success stories, was looking to build a war chest recently, several events were playing out in parallel. Rival online travel agency Goibibo, backed by the deep-pocketed South... Read more
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The Economic Times
India, new battlefield for China and USANEW DELHI: When Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip, one of Indian internet first success
India, new battlefield for China and USA
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: When Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip, one of Indian internet first success stories, was looking to build a war chest recently, several events were playing out in parallel. Rival online travel agency Goibibo, backed by the deep-pocketed South... Read more
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The Economic Times
Meet Jeff Garzik, the bitcoin developer making money from blockchainHis startup Bloq charges customers $3,000-$5,000 a month to develop new feature
Meet Jeff Garzik, the bitcoin developer making money from blockchain
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
His startup Bloq charges customers $3,000-$5,000 a month to develop new features for blockchain software and have access to 24*7 customer support. PricewaterhouseCoopers has agreed to sell Bloq's services to its clients, Garzik said. "That opens up... Read more
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Duke University
Will Robots Steal Our Jobs?Prior to the first Democratic debate last year, CNN.com ran a feature in which
Will Robots Steal Our Jobs?
Duke University / Posted 3 days ago
Prior to the first Democratic debate last year, CNN.com ran a feature in which celebrities posed hypothetical questions to the candidates. Actor-turned-entrepreneur Ashton Kutcher asked a question that has been on my mind (and the minds of many... Read more
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The Economic Times
Andhra Pradesh, Telangana to make up 50% of mobile and components manufacturing in India by 2020HYDERABAD: According to the Fast Track Task Force (FTTF) under the Department o
Andhra Pradesh, Telangana to make up 50% of mobile and components manufacturing in India by 2020
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
HYDERABAD: According to the Fast Track Task Force (FTTF) under the Department of Electronics and Information Technology, the twin states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana will contribute to 40-50% of the mobile handsets and components manufacturing in... Read more
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TechCrunch
India’s Paytm Is Raising Another $400M To Build Out Its New Payment BankThe news comes at the same time that we’ve also heard of some potential consoli
India’s Paytm Is Raising Another $400M To Build Out Its New Payment Bank
TechCrunch / Posted 4 days ago
The news comes at the same time that we’ve also heard of some potential consolidation plays. Paytm has been in early talks with Flipkart, India’s e-commerce leader, over how the two could work together more closely to compete better against not only... Read more
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dna
State's first electronics policy ready ahead of Make in India weekTo tap the growing global and domestic market for electronics and attract Elect
State's first electronics policy ready ahead of Make in India week
dna / Posted 4 days ago
To tap the growing global and domestic market for electronics and attract Electronic System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) players to transform Maharashtra into a manufacturing hub, the state government has formulated its first electronics... Read more
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dna
Creating real wealthThe ‘Make in India’ launch on September 25, 2014, was a perfect gift on my 80th
Creating real wealth
dna / Posted 4 days ago
The ‘Make in India’ launch on September 25, 2014, was a perfect gift on my 80th birthday, especially since I have spent 54 years in manufacturing high-tech products. In retrospect, I realise what a struggle it has been all along! Manufacturing... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Dirty price you pay for your electronicsThermomix, Dyson, HTC: The ethical problem with our electronics | DailyTelegrap
Dirty price you pay for your electronics
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Thermomix, Dyson, HTC: The ethical problem with our electronics | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Dick Smith had moved from a D grade to a B, according to the... Read more
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Perth Now
Dirty price you pay for your electronicsDick Smith had moved from a D grade to a B, according to the report. IT IS the
Dirty price you pay for your electronics
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
Dick Smith had moved from a D grade to a B, according to the report. IT IS the dirty price we pay for our electronic goods. But while products like the Thermomix and curved televisions and shiny fridges may make our lives easier, it comes at a high... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan Display forecasts January-March loss as Apple orders sag ‹ Japan TodayJapan Display Inc says it will swing to an operating loss in January-March, as
Japan Display forecasts January-March loss as Apple orders sag ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
Japan Display Inc says it will swing to an operating loss in January-March, as client Apple Inc books slowing sales of its iPhone and while the costs of keeping up with rivals in smartphone screen technology rise. The display maker forecast a... Read more
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Officer.com
CES 2016 Police Law EnforcementCES has traditionally held a stereotype in my eye. If some high tech device nee
CES 2016 Police Law Enforcement
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
CES has traditionally held a stereotype in my eye. If some high tech device needs a camera, if some battery powered uni-tasker needed a place to get a ton of attention, if a I needed to have a reason to resent the size and resolution of my television... Read more
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Wired News
Andy Rubin Unleashed Android on the World. Now Watch Him Do the Same With AIA couple of years ago, Andy Rubin—the celebrated creator of Android and until r
Andy Rubin Unleashed Android on the World. Now Watch Him Do the Same With AI
Wired News / Posted 5 days ago
A couple of years ago, Andy Rubin—the celebrated creator of Android and until recently the head of Google’s mobile Internet efforts—helped his wife, Rie, build a bakery in a decommissioned train station in Los Altos, California. They called it... Read more
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asianage
Foxconn Sharp takeover almost finalTaiwan’s Foxconn is aiming to finalise a deal to acquire Japan’s Sharp Corp by
Foxconn Sharp takeover almost final
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Taiwan’s Foxconn is aiming to finalise a deal to acquire Japan’s Sharp Corp by the end of the month, after the two firms reached a consensus on most points, Foxconn Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou said. Foxconn, known formally as Hon Hai Precision... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
The Environmental, Social & Economic Ramifications of Apple's Outsourcing to China Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that Apple gets around U.S. labor standards and la
The Environmental, Social & Economic Ramifications of Apple's Outsourcing to China
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 6 days ago
Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that Apple gets around U.S. labor standards and laws by outsourcing production to China? - Josie Walsh, New York, NY Westport, CT -... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan Display says will swing to January-March op loss as Apple orders sagTOKYO: Japan Display Inc on Monday said it would swing to an operating loss in
Japan Display says will swing to January-March op loss as Apple orders sag
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
TOKYO: Japan Display Inc on Monday said it would swing to an operating loss in January-March, as client Apple Inc books slowing sales of its iPhone and while the costs of keeping up with rivals in smartphone screen technology rise. The display maker... Read more
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The Economic Times
Japan Display says will swing to January-March op loss as Apple orders sagTOKYO:Japan Display Inc on Monday said it would swing to an operating loss in J
Japan Display says will swing to January-March op loss as Apple orders sag
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
TOKYO:Japan Display Inc on Monday said it would swing to an operating loss in January-March, as client Apple Inc books slowing sales of its iPhone and while the costs of keeping up with rivals in smartphone screen technology rise. The display maker... Read more
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The Register
Foxconn to slurp Sharp for US$5.6 BEELLIONFoxconn's CEO Terry Gou says Sharp will be slurped into the Chinese manufacture
Foxconn to slurp Sharp for US$5.6 BEELLION
The Register / Posted 6 days ago
Foxconn's CEO Terry Gou says Sharp will be slurped into the Chinese manufacturer's maw by the end of February. According to Reuters, executives of the two companies have reached a consensus about the main details of the ¥659 (US$5.6 billion)... Read more
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The Economic Times
Snapdeal may pick up 10% in on-demand home services platform Zimmber for Rs 50 croreNEW DELHI | BENGALURU: Jasper Infotech, which owns and operates Snapdeal, is in
Snapdeal may pick up 10% in on-demand home services platform Zimmber for Rs 50 crore
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
NEW DELHI | BENGALURU: Jasper Infotech, which owns and operates Snapdeal, is in the final stages of talks to invest in on-demand home services platform Zimmber and has placed several other investment proposals to its board. New Delhi-headquartered... Read more
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Calcutta News
Sharp takeover deal to be finalized soon, says Foxconn chief TOKYO - Taiwanese manufacturing and supply firm Hon Hai Precision Industry Co
Sharp takeover deal to be finalized soon, says Foxconn chief
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
TOKYO - Taiwanese manufacturing and supply firm Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., trading as Foxconn Technology Group, is likely to acquire Japan's Sharp Corporation with the deal... Read more
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The Columbian
Foxconn chief fights for SharpThe chairman of Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology Group took a step forward in the ho
Foxconn chief fights for Sharp
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
The chairman of Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology Group took a step forward in the hotly contested battle for control of Japan’s Sharp Corp., saying his company has become the preferred negotiating partner for a bailout of the struggling consumer... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple possibly working with Energous on extended range wireless charging for future iPhones – MacDailyNews“Amid rumors that Apple is working on extended range wireless charging capabili
Apple possibly working with Energous on extended range wireless charging for future iPhones – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 8 days ago
“Amid rumors that Apple is working on extended range wireless charging capabilities for future iPhones, there has been some speculation that Apple has partnered with Energous to implement the technology,” Juli Clover reports for MacRumors. “Energous... Read more
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Ny Teknik
Foxconn redo ta över SharpFoxconnchefen Terry Gou träffade företrädare för Sharp på fredagen och sade eft
Foxconn redo ta över Sharp
Ny Teknik / Posted 8 days ago
Foxconnchefen Terry Gou träffade företrädare för Sharp på fredagen och sade efter mötet att de båda parterna är överens på de flesta punkterna. Foxconn ska enligt uppgift investera 45 miljarder kronor i Sharp vilket gör affären till en av de största... Read more
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Reuters
Sharp shows Japan Inc may be more open to foreign interestTOKYO If Sharp Corp's (6753.T) rescue plans are anything to go by, Japan's insu
Sharp shows Japan Inc may be more open to foreign interest
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
TOKYO If Sharp Corp's (6753.T) rescue plans are anything to go by, Japan's insular technology sector is finally opening up to foreign investors, spurred by a shift in political thinking and a drive for improved corporate governance. Battered by... Read more
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PC Advisor
Apple expected to launch the smaller iPhone 5se on 15 March 2016 4-inch iPhone 5se release date, specification and size rumoursiPhone 5se (iPh
Apple expected to launch the smaller iPhone 5se on 15 March 2016
PC Advisor / Posted 9 days ago
4-inch iPhone 5se release date, specification and size rumoursiPhone 5se (iPhone 6c/iPhone mini) UK release date, specification and size rumours: Apple expected to launch on 15 March... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
It's A Deal: Foxconn Is Buying SharpTaiwanese manufacturing and supply firm Hon Hai Precision Industry Co, or more
It's A Deal: Foxconn Is Buying Sharp
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
Taiwanese manufacturing and supply firm Hon Hai Precision Industry Co, or more readily known as "Foxconn," will acquire Japan's Sharp Corporation for $5.5 billion, Reuters reports. The deal is expected to close by the end of this month and the amount... Read more
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iol.co.za
Foxconn, Sharp close to a dealOsaka - Taiwan's Foxconn is aiming to finalise a deal to acquire Japan's Sharp
Foxconn, Sharp close to a deal
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Osaka - Taiwan's Foxconn is aiming to finalise a deal to acquire Japan's Sharp by the end of the month, after the two firms reached a consensus on most points, Foxconn Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou said. Foxconn, known formally as Hon Hai... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Sharp looks set to sign buyout deal with FoxconnThe Japanese firm has reportedly favoured Foxconn's offer over a government-sup
Sharp looks set to sign buyout deal with Foxconn
Computer Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
The Japanese firm has reportedly favoured Foxconn's offer over a government-supported bailout. Until this week, a state-backed fund, the Innovation Network Corp of Japan (INCJ), appeared to be the frontrunner in signing a deal with Sharp. People... Read more
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TheStreet.com
European stocks higher as miners riseLONDON ( The Deal) -- European markets traded higher Friday, following an initi
European stocks higher as miners rise
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 days ago
LONDON ( The Deal) -- European markets traded higher Friday, following an initial dip in Frankfurt after a sharp drop in German factory orders in December. Other markets hung fire pending the outcome of the U.S. nonfarm payroll figures to be released... Read more
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The Manila Times
Toshiba share price hits more than 36-year lowFebruary 5, 2016 8:02 pm TOKYO: Toshiba shares dived to a more than 36-year lo
Toshiba share price hits more than 36-year low
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
February 5, 2016 8:02 pm TOKYO: Toshiba shares dived to a more than 36-year low on Friday after the scandal-hit firm widened its annual loss forecast to a whopping $6.0 billion, while a strong yen... Read more
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iol.co.za
Foxconn ups pressure on SharpTokyo - Foxconn Technology Group Chairman Terry Gou is stepping up pressure on
Foxconn ups pressure on Sharp
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Tokyo - Foxconn Technology Group Chairman Terry Gou is stepping up pressure on Sharp to quickly accept his proposed bailout of the Japanese consumer electronics company, a day after Sharp’s chief executive officer said he planned to take another... Read more
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Reuters
Foxconn says agreed with Sharp on most points of takeover dealThe logo of Foxconn, the trading name of Hon Hai Precision Industry, is seen on
Foxconn says agreed with Sharp on most points of takeover deal
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
The logo of Foxconn, the trading name of Hon Hai Precision Industry, is seen on top of the company's headquarters in Tucheng, New Taipei city, December 24, 2013. OSAKA, Japan Foxconn should be able to reach a deal to acquire Sharp Corp over the next... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Foxconn says agreed with Sharp on most points of takeover dealOSAKA, Japan: Foxconn should be able to reach a deal to acquire Sharp Corp over
Foxconn says agreed with Sharp on most points of takeover deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
OSAKA, Japan: Foxconn should be able to reach a deal to acquire Sharp Corp over the next two to three weeks, after the two firms reached a consensus on most points at a meeting on Friday, Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou said. Foxconn, known... Read more
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asianage
Foxconn to buy Sharp, proposes $2.5 billionFoxconn is considered as the world's most prominent electronics manufacturer.
Foxconn to buy Sharp, proposes $2.5 billion
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
Foxconn is considered as the world's most prominent electronics manufacturer. Japan’s oldest electronics firm Sharp is making huge losses. Foxconn is considered as the world's most prominent electronics manufacturer which is known for production of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Foxconn CEO meeting with Sharp execs on FridayTAIPEI/TOKYO:Foxconn Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou is in Osaka to meet exec
Foxconn CEO meeting with Sharp execs on Friday
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
TAIPEI/TOKYO:Foxconn Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou is in Osaka to meet executives of Japan's Sharp Corp, a Sharp spokesman said, one day after the struggling electronics maker said it was focusing on the Taiwan firm's takeover bid over a rival... Read more
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Digi Times
Sharp to finalize Foxconn or INCJ bailout within 1 month Vicky Chou, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 4 February 2016] Sharp h
Sharp to finalize Foxconn or INCJ bailout within 1 month
Digi Times / Posted 9 days ago
Vicky Chou, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 4 February 2016] Sharp has denied a media report indicating that its board members have decided to give Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai... Read more
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Japan Today
Foxconn CEO in Osaka to meet with Sharp execs ‹ Japan TodayFoxconn Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou was in Osaka Friday to meet executive
Foxconn CEO in Osaka to meet with Sharp execs ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 days ago
Foxconn Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou was in Osaka Friday to meet executives of Japan’s Sharp Corp, a Sharp spokesman said, one day after the struggling electronics maker said it was focusing on the Taiwan firm’s takeover bid over a rival offer... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Toshiba dives to 35-year low as Tokyo shares turn lower Published: 5 February 2016 12:01 PM One of Japan's best-known firms, Toshiba
Toshiba dives to 35-year low as Tokyo shares turn lower
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Published: 5 February 2016 12:01 PM One of Japan's best-known firms, Toshiba which makes everything from rice cookers to nuclear reactors has taken huge charges in the wake of an embarrassing... Read more
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Market Watch
How Sharp embodies Japan's zombie problemIf the Bank of Japan wonders why its monetary magic is gone, officials can find
How Sharp embodies Japan's zombie problem
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
If the Bank of Japan wonders why its monetary magic is gone, officials can find answers in the battle over Sharp. On Jan. 29, Haruhiko Kuroda tapped his wand and conjured up yet another surprise. At first, Governor Kuroda's trick involving negative... Read more
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