Technology

Toyota, SoftBank fund, Denso invest $1 billion in Uber

Apr 19, 2019

Japan's top automaker Toyota, auto parts maker Denso and internet company SoftBank's investment fund are investing $1 billion in car-sharing Uber's technology unit, Uber ATG

Asian stocks sink after Wall Street declines

Apr 18, 2019

Asian stocks sink after Wall Street declines despite encouraging Chinese economic data

Head of Foxconn announces Taiwan presidential bid

Apr 17, 2019

Terry Gou, the head of the world's largest contract assembler of consumer electronics, including Apple's iPhones, says he plans to run for president of Taiwan

Foxconn head stepping back, mulling presidential run

Apr 16, 2019

The head of Foxconn Technology Group is planning to step away from day-to-day operations at the world's largest electronics provider and says he is mulling a run for president of Taiwan

China, Japan tout 'recovered' ties amid global uncertainty

Apr 14, 2019

Japan's foreign minister says China and Japan have the opportunity to "take charge of the economic field" during a time of worldwide uncertainty

China exports rise in March, rebounding from slump

Apr 12, 2019

China's exports rise 14.2% percent in March; sales to US also up despite Trump tariffs

China says trade talks with US 'moving forward'

Apr 11, 2019

China says trade talks with the U.S. are "moving forward" after nine rounds of consultations aimed at ending a standoff that has shaken financial markets and darkened the world economic outlook

More Indonesians join cases against Boeing after CEO apology

Apr 9, 2019

More families of victims of the Lion Air crash in Indonesia are suing Boeing after its chief executive apologized and said a software update for the MAX 8 jet would prevent further disasters

S. Korea launches 5G smartphone networks ahead of schedule

Apr 5, 2019

South Korea's telecommunications carriers have turned on super-fast 5G mobile internet networks abruptly ahead of schedule in an attempt to ensure the country becomes the first in the world to launch the services

Asian shares waver following lackluster Wall St session

Apr 4, 2019

Shares are mixed in Asia after modest gains on Wall Street