Tuesday, August 12, 2014
The economy has been expanding at a steady pace so far this year, but spectacular full-year growth rates are unlikely despite a more sanguine global outlook.
Monday, August 11, 2014
In response to rapidly escalating housing prices, the Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) announced that it has listed Zhouziyang in Taoyuan's Wugu area under its mortgage control plan to enhance protection for disadvantaged mortgage borrowers.
According to Bloomberg, GoPro's CEO Nick Woodman said in a phone interview that Foxconn (富士康) hasn't made any products for GoPro, since Foxconn's founder and Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) invested US$200 million in GoPro two years ago.
Taiwanese food and beverage businesses have headed to the 2014 World Food Expo (WOFEX 2014) in the Philippines, with strong confidence in their products' quality and advantages of lower costs.
Three young Spaniards in wetsuits plunge into the sea to harvest a culinary delicacy that promises them a way out of troubled financial waters: seaweed.
Despite United Microelectronics Corporation's (聯電, UMC) recent acquisition of Medigen Biotechnology Corp. (基亞生技) shares, Medigen's stock price continued to plummet to NT$213.5.
Sunday, August 10, 2014
China's annual inflation rose 2.3 percent in July, official data showed Saturday, remaining stable and allowing authorities space to further stimulate growth in the world's second-largest economy if needed.
The experimental economic zone on the Chinese island of Pingtan that was set up with the goal of attracting investment from Taiwan may be facing a withdrawal by some Taiwanese businesses because of a policy implementation gap on the Chinese side, a Chinese newspaper reported Friday.
Saturday, August 9, 2014
China's monthly trade surplus leaped to a record US$47.3 billion in July, nearly tripling year-on-year, official data showed Friday, as the world's second-largest economy saw export growth accelerate while imports surprisingly shrank.
A flashy pink version of HTC (宏達電) Corp.'s latest flagship phone, the One M8, will expand color options beyond the already available grey, silver, gold and red when it hits local shelves next Monday, the company said Friday.