Thursday, March 19, 2015
Combined revenue at Taiwan's top three integrated circuit (IC) foundries will fall slightly in the first quarter of 2015 due to inventory adjustments by major clients, according to research firm Digitimes Research.
South Korea's jobless rate rose to a five-year high in February as more college graduates and cash-strapped retirees flooded the increasingly tight job market, state data showed Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
The Internet of Things (IoT, 物聯網) will be the main driver of economic growth in the world between 2015 and 2016, and related output value is projected to grow from US$2.7 trillion in 2015 to US$7.1 trillion in 2020, bringing benefits to multiple players in the supply chain, according to Merrill Lynch.
In a report released on March 12, semiconductor market research company IC Insights predicted that the global IC (integrated circuit) market could grow 7 percent this year.
Stocks in Taiwan closed higher after volatile trade Tuesday as the market took a wait-and-see attitude ahead of the conclusion of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) policy meeting on Wednesday.
Students interested in working for German companies with operations in Taiwan after they graduate should apply now to participate in an internship program, the organizers said on Tuesday.
The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Tuesday, shedding NT$0.045 to close at NT$31.667.
A 21.7-kilometer elevated railway project being built in Taichung City is expected to be in service by the end of the year, the Railway Reconstruction Bureau under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications, said on Tuesday.
The premier yesterday urged the Legislature to pass the Cabinet's cross-strait relations supervision act, calling it critical for rekindling trade development with China.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Foreign carmakers in China rushed to make amends on Monday after being targeted by state television in a ritual naming and shaming of firms for alleged misconduct toward consumers.