Friday, April 3, 2015
The first flight to Tokyo by Tigerair Taiwan, a budget carrier joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines and Singapore's Tiger Airways, arrived at Narita International Airport in Japan at around 11 a.m. local time on Thursday.
TPK Holding Co. (宸鴻), one of Taiwan's leading touch panel suppliers, has raised more than US$380 million in funds overseas, with market analysts speculating that the fund-raising is aimed at expanding production to secure more orders from Apple Inc.
Taiwanese enterprises have come under mounting threat of targeted attacks on their computer networks, FireEye, Inc. said Thursday, citing 2014 data placing Taiwan in the third place, behind South Korea and Hong Kong, on the volume of advanced persistent threat (APT) activities in the Asia-Pacific region.
Taiwan's Kavalan Distillery has won the "Tasting Panel Magazine Distillery of the Year" award at the 2015 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, the organizer said.
Taiwan's Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) has raised its 2015 annual shipment target for smartphones to 30 million units, the second revision within a month, on high expectations for the China market.
Turkish Airlines will increase the seating capacity on its Taipei-Istanbul route from late October when it introduces larger aircraft on its daily flights between the two cities, an official from the airline said Wednesday.
Acer Inc. (宏碁) CEO Jason Chen (陳俊聖) has joined Sean Maloney, a former Intel Corp. executive, on an inaugural bicycle ride across America for stroke and heart disease awareness.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) has unveiled "the world's first" smart socks that enable text message alerts and an automatic hole warning system -- in an April Fool joke.
Line, the popular messaging app launched in the aftermath of Japan's earthquake and tsunami, is set for an initial public offering as early as this year, a report said Thursday, after shelving plans for a listing in 2014.
If a sporty lime-green metallic coupe shown at the New York auto show is any indication, Honda isn't playing it safe with the Civic anymore.