Friday, February 13, 2015
Popular clothing brand Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) held a fashion party as a warm-up for the opening of its first ever store in Taiwan on Wednesday.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Beef chop suey is not considered internal organs and therefore, it is unreasonable to prohibit its import, said Economics Minister John Deng (鄧振中), who is currently visiting Washington, D.C.
Taiwan's three science parks posted record-high revenue of NT$2.35 trillion last year, led by the integrated circuits (IC) industry, the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST, 科技部) said yesterday.
Shares of Innolux Corp. (群創) rose sharply Wednesday morning after the flat panel maker reported a more than 50 percent sequential increase in net profit in the fourth quarter of 2014 on strong demand for large-sized screens, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Wednesday, gaining NT$0.062 to close at NT$31.564 as traders parked their funds in the U.S. currency ahead Greek debt negotiations later this week, dealers said.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Wednesday as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電) got a boost from a higher-than-expected cash dividend proposal, attracting strong foreign institutional buying, dealers said.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC, 台積電) sales surged 69.4 percent to NT$87.12 billion in January, the highest gross when compared with the same month in past years.
Local small- and medium-sized enterprises' (SME) knowledge in adopting 4G technology is valuable and may be exported to emerging markets, suggested Vice Premier Chang San-cheng (張善政).
Taiwanese chip designer MediaTek Inc. (聯發科) could gain a bigger share this year of the high-end smartphone chip market due to a better product mix, according to research by a European brokerage.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. confirmed Tuesday that it has named Idris Mootee, the CEO of Toronto-based design firm Idea Couture Inc., as its new chief marketing officer after the post had been left vacant for seven months.