GCL-Poly Energy Holdings Ltd., the world’s biggest maker of polysilicon, is considering investing HK$1.8 billion ($232 million) in Same Time Holdings Ltd., which may add solar-power investment to making printed circuit boards.
All Nippon Airways Co., the biggest operator of Boeing Co. 787s, repaired three damaged circuit boards last year on Dreamliners, the aircraft that was grounded worldwide this year after lithium-ion batteries caught fire.
Steve Jobs, who built the world’s most valuable technology company by creating devices that changed how people use electronics and revolutionized the computer, music and mobile-phone industries, died. He was 56.
For eight years, the former Taroko Textile Corp. factory in Hsinchu County, Taiwan, has been empty, a victim of the migration of manufacturing to the mainland. Now, as China’s supply of cheap labor wanes, work is returning.
Asian stocks rose this week, with the benchmark index posting its longest weekly winning streak since March, after China’s Premier Wen Jiabao said there’s more room to adjust monetary policy and U.S. economic reports signaled strength in the world’s largest economy.