Thursday, November 26, 2015
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 1.6 million vehicles for defective air bags supplied by embattled Japanese manufacturer Takata Corp.
Employees at crisis-hit Takata, which was fined earlier this month in the United States for providing inaccurate information on airbag safety devices, warned of evasive practices as early as 2000, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Hewlett-Packard went out with a whimper Tuesday, as the venerable computer-maker issued its final quarterly earnings report as a unified tech conglomerate, showing another drop in sales for most of its business divisions.
The yen and euro got a boost Wednesday as the Turkish downing of a Russian fighter jet sent investors into safer assets on fears about the broader implications of the incident.
Tesla on Tuesday began taking orders for its Model X electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) with a starting price of US$80,000.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
The National Communications Commission (NCC, 國家通訊傳播委員會) said it would consider holding a hearing to examine the purchase of a majority stake in Taiwan's largest privately owned broadcaster, Eastern Broadcasting Company (EBC, 東森電視) by Dan Mintz, head of DMG Entertainment.
The increasing occurrence of terrorist attacks should have limited impact on the global aviation market, according to EVA Airways, one of Taiwan's leading international carriers.
The Taiwan International Algae Research Fund (TIARF) was launched Tuesday to facilitate the exploration of marine resources and advance research into fields related to algae biodiversity.
EVA Airways, one of Taiwan's leading international carriers, finalized its orders of 26 widebody jets on Tuesday with Boeing, which is Taiwan's largest ever commercial airplane purchase.
Taiwan's largest convenience store chain, 7-Eleven, said Tuesday it will work with local shopping website MyDay to have online purchases from overseas delivered to its 5,000-plus outlets around Taiwan.