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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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’.

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.

Apple fined by Chinese court for copyright violation

The Beijing No. 2 Intermediate People's Court ordered Apple to pay a total of 1.03 million yuan (165,908 U. S. dollars) to eight Chinese writers and two companies for violating their copyrights.

Chinese firms to make SIMs for iPhone 5

The new Apple phone was launched worldwide Friday, and is not yet available in China.

Apple's market value climbs near $508 bn in opening trade

Apple's market capitalization topped USD 500 billion in opening trading on Wednesday.

Apple allowed to sell iPad till final verdict in China

A local court on Thursday allowed sale of popular mobile device Apple iPad in China, where the US-based tech giant is locked in legal battle over iPad trademark, till a final verdict is given.

Apple faces more trademark problems in China

A dispute over the name of the iPad may not be the only trademark problem facing Apple Inc in China.