Passengers from China accounted for nearly 40 percent of the foreign visitors to Taiwan in the first half of the year, although the total number represented a double-digit drop of more than 10 percent in May and June.
The National Development Council (NDC, 國發會) said its economic monitoring indicator flashed the "yellow-blue" signal in June for the third month in a row, indicating that the economy was on track for a "slow recovery."
The SEMICON Taiwan 2016, the grand annual event of the local semiconductor industry, will run Sept. 7-9 at Hall 1 and Hall 4 of the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, with 700 international and Taiwanese exhibitors to display their latest products and...............
This file photo shows the Eslite Spectrum shopping mall at Taipei's Songshan Cultural Park. It has made it to CNN's list of the world's 14 best department stores although Eslite Spectrum is not a typical department store. The Eslite chain is known for its book-selling business.
This photo from the Kaohsiung health authorities shows a police officer inspecting frozen prawns confiscated during a crackdown on vendors selling expired seafood products in the southern port city, .......
Futures tracking the Taiwan Stock Exchange Capitalization Weighted Stock Exchange Index (TAIEX) have been listed on the Osaka Exchange at a time when Taiwan and Japan have expanded their efforts in equity market exchanges.
Eying bright prospects for the cruise business in Taiwan, with growing interest in Asia in the travel model, the central government is striving to provide tailored services for cruise passengers visiting ports in Taiwan, Deputy Transportation Minister Wang Kwo-tsai said Tuesday.
The National Development Fund Management Committee decided to establish an industrial innovation and transition fund with the aim of helping domestic enterprises to conduct innovation and transition programs, National Development Council Deputy Minister Kung Ming-hsin said.
Shares in Taiwan edged lower Monday after a plunge midway through the trading session, but bargain hunting in select large-cap electronics stocks kept the weighted index close to the 9,000-point mark, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Monday, gaining NT$0.070 to close at NT$32.140 as traders here were encouraged by recent positive economic data in Washington to buy into the U.S. currency, dealers said.