Saturday, October 10, 2015
The sum of the nation's retirement funds -- the Labor Pension Fund and the Labor Retirement Fund -- topped the NT$2 trillion mark at the end of August, the Ministry of Labor (MOL, 勞動部) reported recently.
Taiwan-based HTC Corp. (宏達電) remained the fifth largest smartphone vendor in the U.S. market even though its market share fell slightly, according to U.S.-based market information advisory firm comScore Inc.
U.S. mining giant Freeport-McMoRan has won assurances on its future in Indonesia, allowing it to move forward with plans to invest US$18 billion in the world's biggest underground mine, the company and government officials said.
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German police swooped on Volkswagen's headquarters on Thursday, carrying away files and hard disks as the investigation into a massive pollution cheating scandal expanded on both sides of the Atlantic.
The creative director for Gap's Banana Republic brand is stepping down after 18 months in that role.
Netflix is raising the price of its Internet video service by US$1 for new customers in the U.S., Canada and some Latin America countries to help cover its escalating costs for shows such as "House of Cards" and other original programming.
Global bond guru Bill Gross sued PIMCO on Thursday, accusing a "cabal" at the bond firm he co-founded of forcing him out to grab a bigger slice of its profits.
Southwest Airlines Co. showed off a new US$156 million Houston airport concourse, a big part of its plan to expand international flights.