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Lenovo plans to list on Science and Technology Innovation Board

Lenovo Group plans to list on Science and Technology Innovation Board

(ATF) Lenovo Group told the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Tuesday evening (Jan 12) its board has approved the possible issuance of China Depository Receipts, plus an application for CDR listing and preliminary recommendations.Under the proposal, Lenovo intends to issue new common shares, which will account for no more than …

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China buying Taiwanese phone and PC displays in latest shift from US

China buying Taiwanese phone, PC displays in latest shift away from US

(ATF) Taiwan, a global hub for high-tech hardware manufacturing, has already become a refuge from the Sino-US trade dispute and a new place for Chinese buyers to source semiconductors as Beijing and Washington spar over access to US technology.Now China is giving Taiwanese tech firms another boost as they shun …

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Foxconn to make iPads, MacBooks in Vietnam

Foxconn to make iPads, MacBooks in Vietnam

Foxconn is moving some iPad and MacBook assembly to Vietnam from China at the request of Apple, a person with knowledge of the plan has revealed, as the US firm diversifies production to minimise the impact of a Sino-US trade war.The development comes as the outgoing administration of US President …

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Why Taiwan is booming as the world economy sinks

Why Taiwan is booming as the world economy sinks

TAIPEI: While the world economy is forecast to fall this year, PC maker Acer has reported a net income milestone for the third quarter. The $80 million profit on revenue of $2.8 billion was a 94% year-on-year increase, the highest in a decade. Acer is a bellwether for its homeland …

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