Taiwan’s smartphone sales decline

Shipments of smartphones by Taiwan-based brand vendors and handset ODMs showed a surprise fall. According to the beancounters at Digitimes Research smartphone sales from Taiwan fell 35 per cent on year to 12.36 million units in the third quarter of 2016. ( read original story ...)

China arrests 101 suspects involved in telecom frauds

Chinese police have arrested 101 suspects, including 25 Taiwanese from Cambodia, for their alleged role in transnational-telecom crimes involving USD 2.94 million, officials said on Friday. Of the suspects, 76 were from the mainland and 25 from Taiwan and ... ( read original story ...)

HTC's October sales hit 2nd-highest in 2016

TAIPEI--Sales generated by Taiwan's leading smartphone brand HTC Corp. (宏達電), in October hit the second-highest level so far this year, but still fell more than 12 percent from September, when the biggest revenue figure for 2016 was recorded. ( read original story ...)