Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Manufacturing moving from China to US: survey
46 mins ago
Large manufacturers are increasingly moving production back to the United States from China, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group rele...
US billionaire's hedge fund dumps Sony stake
50 mins ago
US billionaire Daniel Loeb, who last year failed in an attempt to spin off a key part of Sony, has sold his shares in the struggling firm, saying "more urgenc...
Hang Seng down by break
51 mins ago
Hong Kong shares fell 0.36 percent Thursday morning as data indicating a pick-up in Chinese manufacturing activity was unable to overcome profit-taking follow...
Nikkei weak by break
1 hr 58 mins ago
Tokyo stocks slipped 0.17 percent on profit-taking Thursday morning following healthy gains in the previous session, while Wall Street provided a negative lea...
Takata shares drop on report of US air bag probe
1 hr 59 mins ago
Shares in Japanese auto parts maker Takata sank 5.57 percent Thursday morning following on a report that US justice officials are investigating the firm ove...
China manufacturing sector grows faster in October: survey
2 hrs 1 min ago
China's manufacturing growth accelerated to a three-month high in October but domestic and foreign demand were tepid, HSBC said Thursday, calling for furth...
Sk Hynix logs all-time high Q3 earnings
2 hrs 2 mins ago
SK Hynix, the world's second-largest memory chip maker, reported Thursday a record high quarterly net profit for the three months to September on strong sale...
Apple computer sells for record US$905K in NY: Bonhams
2 hrs 3 mins ago
One of the first Apple computers ever built sold in New York on Wednesday for US$905,000, leading Bonhams auction house to declare it the world's most expe...
Heineken Q3 sales dip, but toasts 2014 outlook
10-22 18:38
Dutch brewer Heineken on Wednesday reported a slight dip in third-quarter sales on the back of volatile global markets and poor European weather, but said it ...
Boeing and Chinese firm to turn 'gutter oil' into jet fuel
10-22 18:37
US aircraft maker Boeing has set up a facility with a Chinese firm to transform waste cooking oil -- the source of repeated food safety scandals -- into jet f...
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