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Apple lobbies for India incentives as it plans iPad assembly

Apple is angling to participate in a new scheme to boost India’s exports of computer products, part of what government and industry sources say are plans to bring iPad tablet...

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Apple to launch first online store in India next week

Apple will launch its first online shop in India on the 23rd of September, coinciding with the country’s festive season that rakes in a number of their greatest revenue for r...

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Apple, other US goods from China held up at Indian ports

Apple, Cisco and Dell products are among the goods from US companies being caught up in India’s border tensions with China, as Indian ports hold up imports from China.

Platform News: Xiaomi

Xiaomi and Oppo turn to expensive smartphone imports for Indian market as plants struggle

China’s Xiaomi and Oppo are importing some smartphone models into India as their local plants struggle to get back to production levels needed to meet demand that built up du...


Apple supplier Foxconn’s profit down 24% in last quarter of 2019

Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn reported a 23.7% fall in profit in the last three months of 2019 on Monday as it braces for the impact from the coronavirus pandemic that...

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SoftBank’s founder ends Twitter absence over coronavirus worries

SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son may not be the most prolific Twitter user, but he has ended a three-year absence on the platform to express concern about the coronavirus outbreak, t...


Coronavirus to dent Foxconn’s consumer electronics revenue in first quarter

Foxconn has warned that revenue would drop 15% in businesses including consumer electronics and enterprise products in the first quarter, but that it would recover thereafter as pr...