Covid-19 Surge in Asia Threatens Manufacture of Ceramic Bits in iPhones and PlayStations

The biggest maker of the tiny critical component shuts a factory for week, highlighting the role of the “rice” of electronics.

U.S. and Europeans Parley in Pittsburgh on Tech, Trade and China

The high-level meeting on Wednesday is an effort to smooth over...

Consumer Confidence Continues Slide on Covid-19, Inflation Worries

A september survey showed a pullback in consumers’ intentions to make...

Home-Price Growth Hit Record in July

The Case-Shiller index rose 19.7% in the year that ended in...

Evergrande Bondholders Mull Next Steps in Wake of Missed Payment

Foreign investors in the Chinese property giant’s debt face the challenge...