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Apple supplier bullish on 2020 as China 5G phone demand kicks in

(Dec 27): Taiyo Yuden Co, a Japanese maker of ceramic capacitors used in smartphones, sees increasing demand for its components next year as China pushes ahead with the fifth generation of cellular technology.


Apple cuts outlook as Chinese slowdown hits demand for iPhones

(Jan 3): Apple Inc cut its revenue outlook for the first time in almost two decades citing weaker demand in China, triggering a slump for Asian suppliers and a wave of lower price targets on Wall Street.

Broker's Calls

New Apple iPhones unlikely to move the needle for telcos

SINGAPORE (Oct 1): UOB Kay Hian is maintaining its “overweight” rating on the telecommunications sector in Singapore despite the launch of the new range of Apple iPhones – the XS, XS Max and XR.


OCBC launches first standalone mobile payments app

SINGAPORE (May 30): OCBC Bank has announced the launch of its first standalone mobile payments app, OCBC Pay Anyone, which is now available for download at the Apple and Google Play mobile app stores.

Singapore is 6th most expensive country for tech gadgets

SINGAPORE (Dec 14): Thinking of buying an Apple iPhone for Christmas? Don’t do it in Singapore.
OCBC Pay Anyone with Siri and iMessaging

OCBC enables peer-to-peer payment via Apple’s Siri and iMessage

SINGAPORE (Oct 28): Need to send money to a friend? Just tell Siri.