Tuesday, March 4, 2014
A delegation led by Taiwan's Tourism Bureau will attend the world's largest travel fair in Berlin in March to promote Taiwan's tourist attractions to European travelers.1 Comment
Shares in Taiwan pulled back on Monday in line with most stock markets around the region as investors were left jittery by the tense situation in Ukraine, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Monday, gaining NT$0.014 to close at NT$30.369. Turnover totaled US$713 million during the trading session.
Monday, March 3, 2014
The vast majority of college graduates who participated in a recent survey said they wanted to go straight to work, while less than 10 percent of them said they wanted to pursue further education, according to the results of a survey released Sunday.
A U.S.-based pop culture travel guide, Jaunted, said last week that Taiwan is one of the easiest options for travelers to Southeast Asia, based on three major advantages.1 Comment
Sunday, March 2, 2014
MediaTek Inc., one of Taiwan's leading integrated circuit designers, said Saturday that it will kick off commercial production of its first 64-bit octa-core system-on-chips (SoCs) for the 4G long term evolution (LTE) network use in the fourth quarter of this year.
A Facebook Inc.-led data center certification laboratory will be officially unveiled in Taiwan later this month, according to Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI).
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Transportation Minister Yeh Kuang-shih (葉匡時) during a radio interview yesterday said that the Taoyuan Aerotropolis Project is the most important project of the next 40 or 50 years, noting that if the project fails, “Taiwan might as well say goodbye.”3 Comments
The worldwide 3D printer market is expected to grow to 100,000 units in 2014 on simmering consumer demand, the government-sponsored Taiwan Industrial Economics and Knowledge Research Center (IEK) said recently.
An improving job market outlook for Taiwan will support consumer confidence and the country's economic growth momentum in 2014, according to an analysis by British banking group Standard Chartered Bank.