According to sources at regional retail channels, handset sales in Taiwan are anticipated to ramp up and surpass 500,000 units in October when Apple’s new iPhones and Samsung’s new foldable models hit store shelves.

Thai oil and gas conglomerate, PTT Group’s board of directors gave the go-ahead for PTT Mining of Hong Kong (PTTML), a coal mining business, to be transferred to Indonesia-based PT Astrindo Nusantara Infrastruktur Tbk (Astrindo), an investment company focused on integrated energy infrastructure, for US$ 471 million on August 2, 2022.