AGREEMENT ENSURES MOBILE TELECOM INTER-NETWORK CONNECTION
China Mobile and China Unicom, the only two mobile
telecom operators in China, today signed an agreement to ensure the
SEMICONDUCTOR STOCKS LEAD TECHS HIGHER
Most tech stocks closed higher
today after U.S. jobs data pointed to slower U.S. economic growth, raising hopes
that the Federal Reserve's streak of interest-rate hikes may be nearing an end.
The technology-heavy Nasdaq composite index rallied in late afternoon trading,
CE TRIO TO DEFINE SET-TOP BOX FOR DATACASTING
Consumer electronics giants
Matsushita, Sony, and Toshiba will jointly propose technical specifications for
data-broadcasting services using receivers equipped with hard-disk drives.
ONLINE AUCTION OPENS IN SHANGHAI
An on-line auction website was officially opened in
China's largest industrial and commercial city of Shanghai today, attracting the
participation of over 10 businesses.
QUALCOMM SUFFERS SETBACK
Investors were anxiously
awaiting news from a key June jobs report due this morning. This report is expected to have a major impact on the direction of
today's markets. Tha tech-heavy Nadsaq closed up 97 points yesterday. Tech
INTERNET USERS IN GREECE TO INCREASE SHARPLY