Saturday, August 2, 2014
Muslim visitors to Japan are expected to reach one million a year by 2020, triple the 2013 level, as it further opens up to tourists, a specialist travel firm said Friday.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Local private investment totaled NT$666.5 billion in the first half of 2014, while Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電) made the largest contribution among all companies, said the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Local business revenues totaled NT$1.2337 trillion in June, representing a 4.1-percent growth, and marked the 10th consecutive month of growth, according to a report released by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) yesterday.
Taiwan's main trade promotion body is expecting to “see good results” for Taiwanese exporters at the annual Expo Mariano Roque Alonso in Paraguay, which opened on July 12.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
JP Morgan Securities has raised its price target for Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海精密), the world's largest contract electronics maker, to NT$130 (US$4.33) from NT$100 on optimism over Hon Hai's recently unveiled transformation plan.
Singapore's trade-reliant economy unexpectedly contracted in the second quarter, the government said Monday, as weak global demand weighed on the key manufacturing sector.
Singapore on Monday launched a jobs website favoring citizens and permanent residents in response to mounting complaints that foreigners are stealing professional jobs from locals.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The 2014 Taiwan-Japan Procurement Meeting was held on July 8 as part of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council's (TAITRA) efforts to match Japanese buyers with local manufacturers.
Memory module maker ADATA Technology Co. (威剛) yesterday expressed an upbeat outlook for the second half of this year, citing the arrival of the traditional high season in addition to expected surge in demand for DRAM and NAND Flash products.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Tuesday as buying rotated to the financial sector amid hopes that companies in the sector were more profitable in the first half of the year, dealers said.