A tourist woman takes a photo of her friend in front of Karasumori Shinto shrine in Tokyo's Shimbashi business district on Sunday, Jan. 15.
Former Foreign Minister James Huang (黃志芳) has been named chairman of Taiwan's main trade promotion body, the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), the Executive Yuan said Saturday.
Chinese exports fell more than expected in December, data showed Friday, deepening concerns about the trade outlook for the world's number-two economy as Donald Trump prepares to take office.
The brightly decorated 3-D cinema in this town outside Beijing is showing the latest Chinese and Hollywood films, to row after row of empty red seats. So few people come to watch films here that the theater manager rents out the halls to traveling sales companies or music teachers.
Huang Chih-yi, general manager of Taiwan Lottery Co., Ltd., poses with a series of new scratchcards issued for the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday at a press conference in Taipei on Friday, Jan. 13. Huang said his company had not only boosted the winning ratios for the new tickets but also hiked the winning bonuses for top prizes., 1 Comment
Nintendo unveiled its new Switch game console Friday, which works both at home and on-the-go, as it tries to offset disappointing Wii U sales and compete with Sony's big-selling PlayStation 4.
South Korea's central bank has trimmed its forecast for the country's growth in 2017 partly due to the fallout from a massive influence-peddling scandal.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電), the world's largest contract chipmaker and a major supplier to Apple Inc., Thursday announced record-high revenue and net profit for the fourth quarter of last year.
Taiwan-based consumer electronics manufacturer HTC Corp. (宏達電) on Thursdayv officially announced its latest flagship smartphone, the U Ultra, which houses a new artificial intelligence (AI) virtual assistant called HTC Sense Companion.
South Korean authorities said Wednesday that a Samsung scion will be questioned as a suspect in a bribery case in the massive influence-peddling scandal that led to the impeachment of the country's president.