Thursday, September 24, 2015
Groupon Taiwan, a group-buying website, notified its patrons Wednesday that unused coupons can be fully refunded, one day after it suspended operations in Taiwan.
Chinese companies have agreed with Boeing to buy 300 jets and build an aircraft assembly plant in China in deals signed during Chinese leader Xi Jinping's visit to the United States, the official Xinhua news agency said Wednesday.
At least 35 people were injured Wednesday when a packed commuter train slammed into the back of another at a station in the Indonesian capital Jakarta during rush hour, an official said.
India cleared on Tuesday a US$2.5 billion deal to buy 37 military helicopters from aviation giant Boeing, on the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States.
The assistant chairman of China's top securities regulator has been sacked amid a corruption probe, official media said Tuesday, after months of declines in the country's stock markets.
The Tourism Bureau's "2015 Taiwan Culinary Promotion Campaign" will open a new chapter today, as the bureau's mascot OhBear will take the Taiwan Tour Bus to Hsinchu for an one-day trip, to serve as store managers and interacting with locals and tourists.
Production output fell 5.46 percent in August on the back of underperforming exports, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) reported yesterday.
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering's (ASE, 日月光半導體) Chairman Jason Chang (張虔生) made a visit to Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL, 矽品精密) Chairman Bough Lin (林文伯) yesterday, expressing his position against SPIL's plans to exchange stocks with Hon Hai (鴻海), according to local media reports.
Shares in Taiwan closed below the 8,200 point level Wednesday amid lingering concerns over volatility in the global equity markets and worries over a slowdown in the Chinese economy, the second-largest in the world, dealers said.
The next round of the Taiwan-United States Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) talks will be staged in Taipei on Oct. 1, Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) said yesterday.