Sharp Corp (6753.T)
20 Jun 2019
* Gou likely to retain influence through Liu -source
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TAIPEI, May 13 The world's largest contract
manufacturer Foxconn is poised to nominate the head of
its chip business as chairman to succeed Terry Gou, who plans to
run in Taiwan's presidential election, two people with direct
knowledge of the matter said.
* Plans to buy back preferred shares worth 100 bln yen
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TOKYO, May 9 Japan's Sharp Corp, an
Apple Inc supplier, said on Thursday it expects its
operating profit to rise 18.8 percent this year, but well below
TOKYO, May 8 Sharp Corp will re-enter
the U.S. TV market later this year, the Japanese electronics
company said on Wednesday, adding it had effectively regained
the licence for its own TV brand sold to China's Hisense Group
four years ago.
TAIPEI, March 29 Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn
reported a smaller than expected fall in quarterly
profit, despite warning signs from key customers including Apple
Inc that demand for tech electronics is softening.
BEIJING/TOKYO, March 28 Sony Corp is
closing its Beijing smartphone plant, a spokesman said on
Thursday, as the Japanese electronics giant cuts costs in an
attempt to make the money-losing handset business profitable
from next year.
TOKYO, Jan 30 Japanese electronics maker Sharp
cut its full-year outlook, citing U.S.-China trade
frictions and weaker demand from a major unnamed client.
* Foxconn has sought to enter chip business
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