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The American Chamber of Commerce in China is the latest business lobby to air its grievances over a series of investigations scrutinizing at least 30 foreign firms, as China seeks to enforce a 2008 anti-monopoly law.
BEIJING— Foreign companies in China feel increasingly targeted for unfair enforcement of anti-monopoly and other laws and might cut investment if conditions fail to improve, a U.S. business group said Tuesday.
BEIJING— An American business group warned Tuesday that foreign companies in China feel increasingly targeted for unfair enforcement of anti-monopoly and other laws and said investment might decline if conditions fail to improve.
Atsushi Morita, appointed head of Sony Computer Entertainment's Japan operations effective Monday, acknowledged the momentum for the PlayStation 4 in Japan wasn't catching up with the West, although its cumulative global sales reached 10 million recently, the fastest pace for any game console.
BEIJING, Sept 1- A Chinese anti-trust regulator said on Monday it has given Microsoft Corp 20 days to reply to queries on the compatability of its Windows operating system and Office software suite amid a probe into the world's largest software company.
NEW YORK, Aug 29- A judge on Friday lifted a suspension on her order directing Microsoft Corp to turn over a customer's emails stored overseas to U.S. prosecutors, but the software company said it would not release any emails while it appeals the ruling.
NEW YORK, Aug 29- A judge on Friday lifted a suspension on her order directing Microsoft Corp to turn over a customer's emails stored overseas to U.S. prosecutors. Preska had delayed enforcement of the government's search warrant so Microsoft could appeal.
Apple Inc. rose. 2 percent to $102.50 with 40,277,500 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 6 percent to $24.99 with 16,881,100 shares traded. Digital Ally Inc. rose 19.0 percent to $18.66 with 15,385,600 shares traded.
Nintendo announced Friday that 12 characters will initially be part of its upcoming toy-game franchise set for release later this year.
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell. 2 percent to $13.13 with 12,325,600 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose. 1 percent to $102.25 with 65,878,700 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 2 percent to $24.85 with 15,423,100 shares traded.
BEIJING, Aug 28- Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday, as the Chinese government conducts an antitrust investigation into the world's largest software company.
Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. fell 2.6 percent to $11.45 with 13,290,700 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose 1.2 percent to $102.13 with 46,357,900 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. was unchanged at $24.80 with 15,324,700 shares traded.
If use a Windows phone, you can finally get access to free Spotify.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Microsoft has been cooperating with investigation. BEIJING, Aug 26- Microsoft Corp's internet browser and media player are being targeted in a Chinese antitrust probe, raising the prospect of China revisiting the software bundling issue at the heart of past antitrust complaints against the firm in the West.
Microsoft has expressed willingness to cooperate with ongoing investigations, Zhang Mao, the head of the State Administration for Industry and Commerce, told reporters at a briefing in Beijing.
Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. rose 10.5 percent to $10.78 with 14,301,300 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose. 2 percent to $101.54 with 39,098,300 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 2 percent to $24.70 with 18,918,400 shares traded.
The all-cash deal will give Amazon an extraordinarily popular streaming video arm—one that could actually rival Google's YouTube.
Sony's PlayStation Network was back online on Monday following a cyber attack that took it down over the weekend.
*Sony's PlayStation Network back up after attack. SAN FRANCISCO/ TOKYO, Aug 25- Sony Corp's PlayStation Network was back online on Monday following a cyber attack that took it down over the weekend, which coincided with a bomb scare on a U.S. commercial flight carrying a top Sony executive.