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HK$60m of contraband electronics seized from ship on Pearl River Delta

Acting on intelligence, officers intercepted the ship, known as a river trade vessel, shortly after it set off from Black Point in Tuen Mun for Humen in Guangdong on Thursday. They escorted the vessel to the River Trade Terminal in Tuen Mun, where X-rays revealed illicit goods hidden in three containers on board.

Sunday, 19 May, 2013, 5:51am

Going with the movies: Sony shares soar after rebuff

Loeb's Third Point hedge fund asked Sony, which had seen its market value shrink almost 90 per cent from its peak, to sell as much as 20 per cent of its entertainment business in an initial public offering, and focus on its struggling electronics division. The entertainment business was not for sale, Sony replied whereupon the company's shares rose by the largest amount in more than four years.

16 May 2013 - 4:27am

Samsung throws 10.4b yen lifeline to Sharp in push for OLED technology

The investment by Samsung Electronics in struggling television-maker Sharp signals the South Korean company is accelerating a shift towards higher-end sets using OLED technology as it tries to widen the gap with rival Sony.

8 Mar 2013 - 7:02am

Suning joins reorganisation crowd

I recently wrote that 2013 could well become the year of the reorganisation for China's vibrant Internet sector, as many of the nation's top companies look to make their increasingly complex operations more efficient.

22 Feb 2013 - 12:12pm

Contract electronics manufacturing set for modest growth in 2013

With mainland China as the hub of global production, the electronics contract manufacturing industry is forecast to post moderate revenue growth this year as it reaches a record US$404.5 billion.

14 Feb 2013 - 4:53am

Proview staves off Hong Kong delisting

Proview International has avoided delisting from the Hong Kong stock exchange, following a review of the company's proposed initiative to jump-start its operations.

24 Jan 2013 - 4:58am

Foxconn arm flags profits warning as customer demand falls

Foxconn International Holdings (FIH), part of Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industries, has flagged a profit warning for the full year of 2012, continuing its losses from the first half.

24 Jan 2013 - 4:58am

What's the big idea? Three products to watch

Canon EOS 6D

4 Jan 2013 - 9:57am

The tech that will trend in 2013

If 2012 was all about tablets and smartphones, 2013 will see the technology at the core of our favourite gadgets - the touch screen - leak into a host of other products, but also get surpassed by gesture tech and even 'smart glasses' that make the web wearable.

4 Jan 2013 - 9:56am

Suning to raise HK$5.54b in first public bond sale

Suning Appliance, the mainland's biggest electronics retailer by market value, is raising 4.5 billion yuan (HK$5.54 billion) in its first public bond sale as it seeks to challenge e-commerce giants with its own web venture.

20 Dec 2012 - 3:19am