Sunday, April 19, 2015
A method for detecting toxins through the reactions of fish embryos has won Chinese company Vitargent International a top prize for inventions, organizers said Friday.
Singaporean budget carrier Scoot announced Friday that it will launch non-stop flights to Kaohsiung three times a week beginning on July 9.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
The controversial Kuomintang- (KMT) proposed amendments to promote wage increases (加薪四法) for local workers, originally scheduled for a third reading at the Legislative Yuan yesterday, were met with opposition by business groups and recalled by the Legislative Yuan New Alliance (LYNA, 立院新聯盟).
Pets are now treated as family members in Taiwan as changing demographic trends, such as aging issues, lower birth rates and delayed marriage take effect.
Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Wang Yu- min (王育敏) and the Taiwan SPCA, advocating the #BeCrueltyFree Taiwan campaign, launched a bill yesterday at the Legislative Yuan to ban animal testing of cosmetics in the country., 1 Comment
The U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar Friday, shedding NT$0.091 to close at NT$31.162 as the strength of other regional currencies helped boost the local unit throughout the session, dealers said.
Friday, April 17, 2015
The European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT) announced today that it has made progress on 14 of the issues that were raised in its 2015 Position Papers.
The global market for liquid crystal display (LCD) panels will become more balanced between supply and demand after an undersupply in 2014, a local analyst predicted Thursday.
Engineering giant Siemens focuses on the theme "On the way to Industry 4.0 -- Driving the Digital Enterprises" and features solutions in three main areas of growth: digitization, electrification and automation, ......................
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電) on Thursday posted its second-highest profit in the first quarter of 2015, as the manufacturer of chips for Apple Inc.'s iPhones rode on continued strong demand from smartphones.