Sharp

Foundation: 1912

Headquarters: Sakai city, Osaka

President: Jeng-Wu Tai

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Sharp Corporation is a Japanese multinational corporation that designs and manufactures electronic products. Since 2016, it has been a subsidiary of Taiwan-based Foxconn Group. Its annual income is in the range of US$20 billion.

News Timeline

2020

November

-Sharp begins selling its FG-800 series Covid-19 face masks which use a special material (related to its LCD panels) that create little reflection or fogging.

September

-Sharp reveals that it plans to market a cheaper next-generation 5G smartphone model early the next year that is expected to have a cost of around ¥40,000 to consumers.

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