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HSBC first-half pretax profit rises 4.6 percent, second quarter…

HSBC first-half pretax profit rises 4.6 percent, second quarter…

Published 06/08/2018

HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA.L) said on Monday its pretax profit rose 4.6 percent for the first half of the year, as [more…]

TSMC says third-quarter revenue hit by computer virus

TSMC says third-quarter revenue hit by computer virus

Published 05/08/2018

TAIPEI (Reuters) - A computer virus outbreak has hit third-quarter results at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd, the world’s largest contract chipmaker, the company said [more…]

France’s Atos boosts U.S. presence with Syntel acquisition

France’s Atos boosts U.S. presence with Syntel acquisition

Published 23/07/2018

(Reuters) - French IT services company Atos (ATOS.PA) is boosting its North American operations with a $3.4 billion cash deal to buy Michigan-based IT services [more…]

India’s TCS first-quarter profit rises 24 percent, beats estimates

India’s TCS first-quarter profit rises 24 percent, beats estimates

Published 10/07/2018

(Reuters) - India’s biggest software services exporter, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, posted a better-than-expected rise of about 24 percent in first-quarter net profit, helped by [more…]

Hitting cancer early: AstraZeneca’s bid to outmaneuver rivals

Hitting cancer early: AstraZeneca’s bid to outmaneuver rivals

Published 06/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - AstraZeneca (AZN.L) suffered its biggest daily share price drop a year ago after a key cancer drug trial failed amid feverish speculation [more…]

HTC’s June sales slump 68 percent, biggest drop in over two years

HTC’s June sales slump 68 percent, biggest drop in over two years

Published 06/07/2018

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp said its sales fell nearly 68 percent in June, its biggest slump in more than two years, [more…]

LG Electronics says second-quarter profit likely up 16.1 percent,…

LG Electronics says second-quarter profit likely up 16.1 percent,…

Published 06/07/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s LG Electronics Inc on Friday said operating profit likely rose 16.1 percent in April-June, albeit weighed down by higher marketing [more…]

Samsung Electronics profit growth slows on smartphone weakness

Samsung Electronics profit growth slows on smartphone weakness

Published 06/07/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) estimated on Friday earnings grew at the slowest pace in more than a [more…]

Norway’s REC Silicon lays off workers at U.S. plant, blaming trade war

Norway’s REC Silicon lays off workers at U.S. plant, blaming trade war

Published 02/07/2018

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway’s REC Silicon (REC.OL), a supplier of silicon materials to the solar industry, said on Monday it would reduce nearly 40 percent [more…]

European firm Arianespace to miss 2018 satellite launch target

European firm Arianespace to miss 2018 satellite launch target

Published 27/06/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Arianespace expects its satellite launches in 2018 to fall short of a record target, hobbled partly by a data glitch that sent [more…]