Sunday, October 12, 2014
Department stores in Taiwan are expected to set a new record for sales in 2014 because of strong private consumption growth fueled by the domestic economic recovery, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said Saturday.
Sales in Taiwan's machine tool sector are expected to grow in the fourth quarter from a quarter earlier because manufacturers' efforts to enter niche model production will offset the adversary impact from slow season effects, market sources said Saturday.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Taiwan's major integrated circuit packaging and testing services providers are strengthening their high-tech processes to meet rising demand for applications in the Internet of Things (IoT, 物聯網), cloud technology and fourth generation (4G) telecom networks, market analysts said Friday.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Australia's unemployment rate rose to 6.1 percent in September, official data showed Thursday, as the statistics bureau revised down readings from previous months amid uncertainty over how the figures are calculated.
Taiwan's HTC Corp. unveiled an action camera, a new smartphone designed especially to take selfies and enhanced imaging software in New York Wednesday that allow its customers to create photos and videos more easily.
Taiwan-based HTC Corp. (宏達電) will strike a balance between making smartphones within the company and outsourcing them to contract manufacturers, according to the company's chief executive officer.
Travel between Taiwan and Japan is expected to reach some 4 million tourists by the end of the year, based on the current momentum, the Tourism Bureau said Thursday.
Audi Taiwan, a subsidiary of Audi AG, recently launched its flagship Zhongxiao Taipei showroom (台北忠孝展示間), beating other luxury marques to the heart of Taipei City.
Shares in Taiwan staged a mild technical rebound Thursday from the heavy losses seen a session earlier
The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Thursday, shedding NT$0.075 to close at NT$30.430 on reduced fears that the U.S. Federal Reserve will start a rate hike cycle sooner than the market has been expecting, dealers said.