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Taiwan’s TSMC to boost capital expenditure to record US$28 billion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) said over an earnings call on Thursday (Jan. 14) that it will raise its capital spending this year to as much as US$28 bi...

Johnson Electric reports Business and Unaudited Financial Information for the Third Quarter of Financial Year 2020/21

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 14 January 2021 - This news release is made by Johnson Electric Holdings Limited ("Johnson Electric" or the "Company" and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group") ...

NTSB says vehicle battery fires pose risks to 1st responders

DETROIT (AP) — Electric vehicle fires pose safety risks to first responders and guidelines from manufacturers about how to deal with them have been inadequate, according to U.S. investigators. ...

Edmunds: 5 new trucks and SUVs to look for in 2021

Every new year ushers in a new batch of cars, trucks and SUVs from just about every automaker. Some of these new models create little more than passing interest, while others threaten to burn out the ...

Foxconn ventures into Chinese electric vehicle market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn is making inroads into China’s electric vehicle (EV) market with joint ventures and investment in relevant technologies. ...

South Korean Startup bitsensing Introduces the Smallest Radar for a Health Monitoring System at CES 2021

The mini Healthcare Radar, mini-H, Creates a Safer and More Convenient Monitoring System for Telehealth LAS VEGAS, NV - Media OutReach - 13 January 2021 - bitsensing, a South Korean radar technology s...

Ford takes 2 of 3 North American vehicle of the year awards

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co.'s new electric Mustang Mach E is the North American Utility Vehicle of the Year, and the company's F-150 pickup won truck honors from a group of auto journalists. ...

Edmunds compares 2021 Mazda CX-5 and Nissan Rogue SUVs

The immense popularity of small SUVs means that every manufacturer competing in this space has to bring its A-game. To that end, Nissan is hitting the reset button with its fully re...

Late sales rebound helps US automakers avoid 2020 disaster

DETROIT (AP) — Sales of new vehicles in the U.S. fell 14.6% last year, but a second-half rebound from a coronavirus-related plunge in the spring kindled optimism for a recovery later this year. ...

Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot shareholders to vote on merger

MILAN (AP) — The marriage of carmakers PSA Peugeot and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is built on the promise of cost-savings in the capital-hungry industry, but what remains to be seen is if it will be ab...

Cuts likely as Fiat Chrysler-PSA tie-up nears approval

MILAN (AP) — While running Nissan’s North American operations from 2009 to 2011, Carlos Tavares had a reputation for closely watching costs with little tolerance for vehicles or ventures that didn’t m...

EU and China agree on investment deal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The European Union and China agreed to an investment deal on Wednesday (Dec. 30) that looks to give European firms greater access to Chinese markets. The deal was negot...

Edmunds: The Chevrolet Corvette vs. the Porsche 911

The Chevrolet Corvette and the Porsche 911 are closer competitors than they’ve ever been before. Both cars were redesigned for 2020, with big changes for the Corvette and small but effective evolution...

EU and China approve major investment deal

The EU on Wednesday agreed a multi-billion-euro investment deal with China amid criticism about the country's human rights record. Senior EU officials and leaders, including German chancellor Ang...

Holiday sales tick up as shoppers invest in their homes

NEW YORK (AP) — Retail sales increased a modest 3% during a longer holiday season this year, as homebound shoppers spent more on furnishing and food but less on clothing and jewelry, according to figu...