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Smartphones Score Big With Indian Cricket

Sport gives Chinese manufacturers a boost in market “It’s an invasion of Chinese brands,” an Indian cricket administrator is reported to have remarked last week after Oppo, a Chinese smartphone maker, shelled out $162 million to sponsor India’s national cricket teams for the next five years. While the comment may have been in jest, it […]

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New York wears black and white for panda fundraiser at Waldorf

The guests wore black and white with a purpose at the Waldorf on Wednesday: to raise funds to build a panda pavilion in Central Park.

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iPhone loses sales crown to Oppo’s R9 in China

Apple Inc’s iPhone last year lost the title of the best-selling smartphone in China for the first time in four years, highlighting the mounting challenges it faces from local smartphone vendors, a new report said.

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Foxconn mulls $7b display plant in US

Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker, is considering setting up a display-making plant in the United States in an investment that would exceed $7 billion, company Chairman and CEO Terry Gou said on Sunday.

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China would ‘outlast’ US in trade war

China would outlast the US in a trade war, which is a “distinct possibility” next year after President-elect Donald Trump takes office, a commentator wrote in the $1 billion Pine River China Fund’s investor letter.

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Apple R&D set for Shenzhen

Apple Inc will set up its second China research and development center in Shenzhen next year, to strengthen ties with local manufacturing partners, as the US tech giant struggles with mounting competition and declining smartphone sales.

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