Taiwan's consumer confidence index (CCI) fell in August, reflecting public concerns over the economy, National Central University (NCU) said Monday.
Minister of Economic Affairs Lee Chih-kung (李世光) said Taiwan was suited for smart manufacturing development because of its solid foundation in manufacturing, as well as its partnership with Germany, which is known for industry 4.0 development.
The exhibition Touch Taiwan 2016 held in Taipei is showcasing cutting edge panels and monitors including the world's highest definition 8K4K panel.
Taiwan's industrial production dropped unexpectedly in July, ending two months of consecutive gains, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) Tuesday.
The disposable income gap between the highest and lowest income-earning households widened slightly in 2015, with the top 20 percent earning 6.06 times what the bottom 20 percent made, according to government statistics released Friday.
Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) employees prepare to lay the final stretch of the round-island fiberoptic cable network at a tunnel on the Suhua Highway yesterday.
A review committee endorsed by the Cabinet to study the Taiwan Power Company (Taipower, 台電) identified 10 deficiencies within the national grid, including black-box operation, a lack of will to develop green energy, and an operation bogged down by interest groups.
Shares in Taiwan closed little changed on thin turnover Wednesday due to a lack of incentives for investors to trade, dealers said.
In possibly another sign of strained cross-strait ties, sales of Mato pomelos during the run-up to this year's Mid-Autumn Festival have fallen 90 percent, according to a Tainan City farmers' association.
FIH Mobile Limited, a subsidiary of Hon Hai Precision Industry (鴻海), will open a manufacturing facility in India's Maharashtra state before the end of the year.