Monday, January 26, 2015
MediaTek Inc., Taiwan's leading fabless semiconductor company, announced Sunday that its MT6975 smartphone chip has received certification in record time by China Mobile.
Gasoline and diesel prices in Taiwan will increase slightly on Monday, following a small rise in international oil prices last week, CPC Corp., Taiwan said Sunday.
The global economic outlook just got brighter after this week's big stimulus from the European Central Bank, leading policymakers from around the world said Saturday.
XYZprinting Inc. (三緯國際), a unit of the Taiwanese electronics conglomerate New Kinpo Group (新金寶), on Thursday set a goal of becoming the world's largest maker of three-dimension (3D) printers this year.
A large majority of Taiwanese who make purchases on mobile devices spend more than NT$1,000 a month, according to a survey conducted by the government-sponsored Institute for Information Industry (III, 資策會).
The daily quota for Chinese tourists visiting Taiwan under the Free Independent Traveler (FIT) program will likely be raised to 5,000 from the current 4,000 before the March 5 Lantern Festival, according to the Tourism Bureau.
Yung Ching Realty (永慶房屋), one of the leading estate agents in Taiwan, said Wednesday that it will continue to recruit new employees, even though the local property market is showing signs of slowing down.
Sunday, January 25, 2015
McDonald's isn't lovin' it, and it's going to do something about it.
The production value of Taiwan's light-emitting diode (LED) industry is expected to grow at a double-digit pace in 2015 as local suppliers are looking into not only lighting but many other applications to boost shipments, according to the Taiwan LED Lighting Industry Association (TLLIA).
Taiwan's industrial production hit a record high in 2014 due to the rising popularity of mobile communications devices, which gave a boost to the local electronics sector, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).