Selina Wang

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Tokyo's fiery day traders gear up for year's biggest tech IPO

Jul 14, 2016

Tokyo's fiery day traders gear up for year's biggest tech IPO

Day traders in Tokyo are famous for their love of technology companies, new listings and volatility. So many expect fireworks when messaging app Line Corp., the biggest tech initial public offering of the year, makes its Japan trading debut on Friday.Accounting for about a ...

Drone giant DJI moves beyond selfies to look down on the farm

/ Jun 10, 2016

Drone giant DJI moves beyond selfies to look down on the farm

With its ubiquitous Phantom drones, Chinese manufacturer SZ DJI Technology Co. brought aerial photography to millions. Now, with dozens of competitors biting at its heels, the world’s biggest producer of consumer drones needs to prove that its products are more than just glorified selfie ...

Aug 22, 2014

New fashion trends look to squeeze out skinny pants

It shouldn’t be hard to kill skinny jeans. After all, women love and loathe them in equal measure.Three years ago, clothing merchants tried to snuff out the trend with flares. Now, chains — from mass market Gap Inc. to luxury-leaning Bloomingdale’s — are trying ...

Jul 1, 2014

U.S. sushi prices show New York is on a roll

Sushi restaurants in New York and Greenwich, Connecticut rank among the most expensive locales in the U.S. to buy the Japanese cuisine for the third year in a row.The price of basic sushi at New York restaurants was about 26 percent higher than the ...