Monday, December 9, 2013
Greece's parliament on Saturday approved a tough budget for next year, aimed at ending the country's deep recession, despite continued differences on fiscal policy with the country's international creditors.
Sunday, December 8, 2013
As crowd swarmed during the 2013 Information Technology Month exhibition over the weekend, major brands reported substantial increase in sales compared with a year ago.
The Taiwan Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (TEEMA) suggested yesterday that Taiwan and China work together to build co-branded smartphones to carve out a bigger share of the global market for the devices.
Four of conglomerate Formosa Plastics Group's (FPG) subsidiaries reported an almost 6 percent year-on-year increase in consolidated sales as a whole for the 11 months of this year, group sources said.
Taiwan-based Evergreen Marine Corp. ranks as the fifth largest shipping company in the world in terms of volume of shipping containers owned, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) reported Friday.
China Airlines (CAL), Taiwan's largest air carrier, was selected as an ideal brand for 2014 by consumers in Taiwan, a study published by the Chinese-language Management Magazine in its December edition showed.
Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. trader Matthew Taylor was sentenced Friday to serve nine months in prison and pay US$118 million in restitution to his former employer after he pleaded guilty to pursuing an unauthorized US$8.3 billion futures trade in 2007.
Apple used freshly deployed iBeacon sensors to virtually — and personally — accompany iPhone, iPad or iPod-toting shoppers through its U.S. stores on Friday.