* Says Valiant signs MoU with ITI Ltd for supply to defense and paramilitary Source text:http://bit.ly/2jtQJS5 Further company coverage:
BEIJING, Jan 17 China's Baidu Inc said it has appointed a former Microsoft Corp executive as chief operating officer, part of a push into artificial intelligence as earnings from its core search engine business wane.
* Says Misan Parteners Co Ltd has acquired 1.2 million shares of the co, and is holding 5.9 percent stake in the co, from 0 percent stake
TAIPEI, Jan 17 Taiwan stocks rose on Tuesday as investors snapped up recently beaten-down technology stocks such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) and HTC.
* Says it will issue 5th series unregistered and unsecured private convertible bonds to raise 10 billion won in proceeds for operations
No related earnings announcements are currently scheduled within the next 7 days.