Friday, February 27, 2015
Chunghwa Telecom Co. (中華電信), Taiwan's largest mobile provider, gave an assurance Thursday that its customers' privacy remains secure, despite the alleged hacking of SIM card encryption keys based on technology of Gemalto, ..........
Members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum formed a taskforce during a meeting earlier this month to push for the proposed Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP), a Taiwanese official who attended the meeting in the Philippines said Thursday.
Shares in Taiwan pulled back Thursday as investors locked in gains they had built up in recent sessions, with selling focusing on the bellwether electronics sector, in particular semiconductor stocks, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar Thursday, shedding NT$0.029 to close at NT$31.503 as the local central bank stepped onto the trading floor to help the greenback recoup most of its earlier losses at the end of the session, dealers said.
The Orders and Shipping Report of Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI) has revealed that the orders value of semiconductor equipment manufacturers in North America in January averaged at US$131 million, ...............
Founder of the Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan (雲門舞集) Lin Hwai-min (林懷民) recently led 37 dancers from the group on a trip to Singapore aboard a China Airlines (CAL) plane that was decorated in tribute to the dance group.
Citibank Taiwan released the 2014 Health Check for Personal Finances (個人財務健檢) on Wednesday, Feb. 25, which displayed a 52.1-percent increase compared to 2013.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Chinese factory activity expanded in February, snapping two consecutive months of contraction, a closely watched private survey showed Wednesday in a bright spot amid a broad slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.
Foreign cash pushed Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.'s (TSMC, 台積電) share price to NT$154.5 yesterday, resulting in a record-high market capitalization that topped NT$4 trillion.
The private sector's sentiment toward activity in the manufacturing sector gained in January amid a steady economic recovery in the United States and the low price of crude oil, according to one of Taiwan's leading think tanks.