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Lucky 8? $1,000 price tag dampens iPhone enthusiasm in China

Lucky 8? $1,000 price tag dampens iPhone enthusiasm in China

Chinese shoppers, however, are already counting the cost, with the latest model tipped to have a price tag upward of $1,000 - roughly double the average Chinese monthly salary.

Sep 11, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
Apple's $1,000 price tag dampens iPhone enthusiasm in China

Apple's $1,000 price tag dampens iPhone enthusiasm in China

Chinese shoppers, however, are already counting the cost, with the latest model tipped to have a price tag upward of $1,000 - roughly double the average Chinese monthly salary.

Sep 11, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
Apple wins iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus patent case in China

Apple wins iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus patent case in China

The disputes were over the exterior design of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models, which Shenzhen Baili claimed were a copy of their 100C smartphones.

Mar 27, 2017, 12:29 PM IST
Apple says to add two more R&D centres in China

Apple says to add two more R&D centres in China

Apple said it is adding the two new locations after the two previously announced centres in Beijing and Shenzhen.

Mar 17, 2017, 12:43 PM IST
Apple China to offer free battery replacements for faulty iPhone 6s

Apple China to offer free battery replacements for faulty iPhone 6s

Apple China will offer free battery replacements for faulty iPhone 6s that shut down unexpectedly.

Nov 21, 2016, 13:35 PM IST
Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus still available for sale in China

Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus still available for sale in China

Apple Inc said its iPhone 6 and 6 Plus were still available for sale in China after Beijing`s intellectual property regulators barred their sales saying the designs had infringed a patent held by a Chinese company.

Jun 18, 2016, 00:47 AM IST
Apple invests $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing

Apple invests $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing

The investment comes as Apple is trying to reinvigorate sales in China, its second-largest market.

May 13, 2016, 10:48 AM IST
Apple loses China trademark case for ''iPhone'' on leather goods

Apple loses China trademark case for ''iPhone'' on leather goods

Apple Inc has lost a battle for the use of the "iPhone" trademark on leather goods in China after a Beijing court ruled against the world`s biggest technology company in favour of a local firm, state media reported.

May 04, 2016, 15:59 PM IST

Apple refused to provide source code to China

Tech giant Apple Inc has refused to provide the source code of its internet operating system to China despite being asked for in the past two years, the company's top lawyer has told lawmakers amidst criticism of its stance on technology security by US authorities

Apr 20, 2016, 14:03 PM IST

Apple unit underpaid $71 mn in tax in 2013: China

A China unit of U.S. tech giant Apple Inc underpaid taxes in 2013 by 452 million yuan ($71 million), according to a report from the country`s finance ministry, which comes as China toughens its stance on tax payments by foreign firms.

Sep 10, 2015, 18:44 PM IST

Investors rethink stock valuations as China, growth weigh on prospects

Apple Inc`s disappointing earnings matter to more than just the investors who hold its shares.

Jul 23, 2015, 14:54 PM IST

Middle class driving iPhone sales in emerging markets: Tim Cook

Middle class and first time smartphone buyers in emerging markets such as India and China were among the major drivers of iPhone sales in January-March period with the momentum expected to continue, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said.

Apr 28, 2015, 16:05 PM IST

China iPhone sales boost Apple; shares up modestly

Apple Inc beat Wall Street`s revenue and profit forecasts on Monday as it sold more iPhones in China than the United States for the first time, but the company gave no sales figures for its new Apple Watch.

Apr 28, 2015, 11:04 AM IST

Apple wins patent appeal in China

Apple has won an appeal in China over patent rights to voice recognition software such as the iPhone`s "Siri", with a court overruling an earlier decision that had gone against the US technology giant.

Apr 24, 2015, 11:30 AM IST

Apple CEO says had "very open" privacy talks in China: Report

Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook was quoted on Friday as saying he had "very open" talks on privacy and security with a senior Chinese official, days after a web monitoring group linked the government to a hack into Apple`s iCloud service in China.

Oct 24, 2014, 18:22 PM IST

Apple begins storing users' personal data on servers in China

Apple Inc has begun keeping the personal data of some Chinese users on servers in mainland China, marking the first time the tech giant is storing user data on Chinese soil.

Aug 15, 2014, 19:12 PM IST

Apple CEO met China Mobile head, discussed cooperation

Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook on Tuesday met with the head of China Mobile Ltd, the world's largest mobile carrier by subscribers and the only Chinese carrier that doesn't offer iPhones and iPads.

Jul 31, 2013, 17:12 PM IST

Apple faces flak for ‘severe’ worker rights violations in China

Apple said that it is committed to providing safe and fair working conditions throughout its supply chain and will investigate the allegations immediately.

Jul 30, 2013, 16:24 PM IST

Apple to face ‘strengthened supervision’ from Chinese watchdogs

The iPhone maker, which was recently hit by a barrage of negative publicity and court cases in the country, will face ‘strengthened supervision’.

Mar 30, 2013, 14:32 PM IST

Chinese media criticises Apple customer-services

An article in the People’s Daily accused Apple of an “empty and self-praising” response to an earlier critical report on the company by China’s state broadcaster.

Mar 27, 2013, 14:29 PM IST