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Toshiba stock listing status downgraded, deeper losses flagged

Toshiba stock listing status downgraded, deeper losses flagged

Published 23/06/2017

The logo of Toshiba Corp is seen behind cherry blossoms at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Japan April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Crisis-wracked Toshiba Corp suffered further indignities on Friday, estimating bigger losses for the past financial year and getting demoted to the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

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Apple adds Virgin to U.S. carrier lineup as Virgin ditches Android

Apple adds Virgin to U.S. carrier lineup as Virgin ditches Android

Published 23/06/2017

A customer views the new iPhone 7 smartphone inside an Apple Inc. store in Los Angeles, California, U.S., September 16, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Apple Inc will soon start selling wireless plans from Virgin Mobile USA, the first new carrier offered by the iPhone maker's since 2013, the companies said on Wednesday.

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Republicans debating remedies for corporate tax avoidance

Republicans debating remedies for corporate tax avoidance

Published 18/06/2017

U.S. President Donald Trump walks from Maine One as he returns to the White House in Washington, U.S., June 16, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

President Donald Trump and Republican leaders in Congress will soon confront a complex challenge for tax reform: how to limit U.S. corporate tax avoidance schemes that take advantage of low tax rates in foreign countries.

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Japan govt-led bid for Toshiba chip unit to include SK Hynix: sources

Japan govt-led bid for Toshiba chip unit to include SK Hynix: sources

Published 14/06/2017

Employee walk past the logo of SK Hynix at its headquarters in Seongnam, South Korea, April 25, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A Japanese government-led consortium bidding for Toshiba Corp's chip business will include South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix Inc, sources familiar with the matter said – a move likely to add firepower to the group's bid in the hotly contested auction.

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Big investors, unfazed by techs` roller coaster, buy `FANG` stocks

Big investors, unfazed by techs` roller coaster, buy `FANG` stocks

Published 13/06/2017

FILE PHOTO: The Apple logo is seen on a computer screen in an illustration photo taken in Bordeaux, France, February 1, 2017. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau/File Photo

Large investors, whose high exposure to large-cap technology stocks boosted their returns during the first quarter of the year, are doubling down on their investments even as stocks like Apple Inc (AAPL.O) and Facebook Inc (FB.O) stumble.

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Western Digital to raise Toshiba chip offer in last-ditch bid: source

Western Digital to raise Toshiba chip offer in last-ditch bid: source

Published 10/06/2017

FILE PHOTO: A Western Digital office building is shown in Irvine, California, U.S., January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo

Western Digital Corp (WDC.O) plans to raise its offer for Toshiba Corp's (6502.T) prized semiconductor unit to $18 billion or more, a person familiar with the matter said, in a last-ditch effort to clinch a deal both companies consider vital.

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Apple`s Cook tells MIT graduates: temper technology with humanity

Apple`s Cook tells MIT graduates: temper technology with humanity

Published 09/06/2017

Apple CEO Tim Cook waves after speaking during Commencement Exercises at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S., June 9, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday warned graduates at MIT, a pioneer in fields like computers and robots, about technology's dehumanizing aspects and urged them to infuse its development with their own values.

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Toshiba unconvinced by Western Digital`s last-ditch chip bid

Toshiba unconvinced by Western Digital`s last-ditch chip bid

Published 09/06/2017

The logo of Toshiba Corp is seen behind cherry blossoms at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Japan April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Toshiba Corp (6502.T) said on Friday it was not convinced by Western Digital Corp (WDC.O) CEO Steve Milligan's effort to win its backing for the U.S. tech firm's revised bid for the Japanese conglomerate's highly prized chip unit.

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Exclusive: Toshiba aims to name buyer of $18 billion chips business on June 15

Exclusive: Toshiba aims to name buyer of $18 billion chips business on June 15

Published 08/06/2017

A logo of Toshiba Corp is seen on a printed circuit board in this photo illustration taken in Tokyo July 31, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao

Toshiba Corp (6502.T) aims to name a winner for its prized semiconductor business next week, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, as a row with one of the bidders over the sale appeared to escalate.

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Exclusive: Apple makes iPhone screen fixes easier as states mull repair laws

Exclusive: Apple makes iPhone screen fixes easier as states mull repair laws

Published 07/06/2017

A broken Apple iPhone repaired by a third party service provider is seen at Apple's display repair laboratory in Sunnyvale, California, U.S., May 19, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

Hey Siri, where can I get my cracked iPhone screen fixed?

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