Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into China rose 2.2 percent to US$63.33 billion during the first six months of this year, the government announced Tuesday.
India's inflation slowed to a four-month low in June, data showed Monday, but a weak monsoon could push up food prices and pose headaches for the new government.
Monday, July 14, 2014
Worldwide smartphone shipments will continue growing in 2014, spurred on by the growing promotion of 4G Long-Term Evolution (LTE) networks, a local market information advisory firm said Friday.
Microsoft Corp. launched its 4G-enabled Lumia 930 smartphone in Taiwan Thursday, marking the second Windows phone released in Taiwan since the software giant acquired Nokia's handset division.
The Ministry of Finance's (MOF) plans to initiate consolidation among a number of state-run banks may commence before the end of this year, beginning with a release of Taiwan Business Bank (TBB, 台企銀) shares held by Mega Financial Holdings (兆豐金控), according to reports.
The property market in China is likely to consolidate in the second half of the year, as strong demand and limited supplies will offset the chances of an imminent market collapse, market analysts said on Friday.
Sunday, July 13, 2014
A new HSBC Commercial Banking survey shows Taiwanese businesses that choose renminbi (RMB) to settle their business transactions will move beyond 70 percent in a year, compared with nearly 40 percent currently.
Compal Electronics Inc., one of Taiwan's leading contract notebook computer makers, posted the highest sales in June among its local competitors, market statistics showed Saturday.
Holiway is the first self-owned sports brand in Taiwan and a must-know brand name for fans of skateboarding for its new creation: the skate-free BeeBoard.
PChome Store Inc. launched a large-scale promotional campaign in Taipei's bustling Xinyi District on Saturday, in a bid to capitalize on the expected increase in consumer buying during the upcoming Ghost Festival.