Friday, September 4, 2015
Mega International Commercial Bank (兆豐商銀), the banking flagship of Mega Financial Holding Co. (兆豐金), said Thursday that it is scheduled to open a branch in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in early 2016, eyeing an increase in business opportunities in the Middle East.
Swiss agrochemicals giant Syngenta on Thursday moved to placate shareholders after it rejected a massive takeover bid by Monsanto, announcing it would sell its vegetable seed business and buy back US$2.0 billion worth in shares.
The new Malaysia Airlines Bhd. (MAB) has hired only 9,000 of its employees on permanent contracts. Another 4,000 employees of MAB are on short-term contracts.
Steven Spielberg's DreamWorks film studio plans to part ways with Disney when their distribution tie-up ends in a year's time, an industry source told AFP on Wednesday.
Tesla will begin producing the "lower cost" Model 3 in two years, Elon Musk, the founder of the luxury electric carmaker said Wednesday.
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海), the world's largest contract electronics maker, is planning to work with the SK Group, a leading South Korean conglomerate, to offer financial services in the Indian market.
Microsoft Corp. launched a foldable keyboard in Taiwan Wednesday, continuing a cross-platform push as part of the software giant's new strategy to focus on productivity.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is going to give birth to twins while trying to deliver a long-promised turnaround at the struggling Internet company. As she did after having a son nearly three years ago, Mayer plans to take a brief break from her Yahoo job instead of 16 weeks of paid leave.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said Wednesday that Taiwan's semiconductor sector will record a higher growth rate than the global industry this year and contribute significantly to the domestic economy.