Models pose at a press conference ahead of a travel fair in Greater Taichung, Tuesday, May 24. Over 283 vendors at 400 booths will offer travel deals at a fair organized by the Taichung County Travel Agency Association (台中市旅行公會). The event runs from May 27 to May 30 at the Greater Taichung International Expo Center.
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE) and Siliconware Precision Industries Co. (SPIL), Taiwan's two biggest integrated circuit packaging and testing services providers, said Tuesday they are in talks to form a holding company.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Tuesday, gaining NT$0.064 to close at NT$32.720 as traders were haunted by fears of an interest hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve, dealers said.
Chunghwa Post Co. (中華郵政) on Tuesday apologized for a leak of customer data from its e-commerce site PostMall (郵政商城), the first ever.
Shares in Taiwan closed moderately lower Tuesday as investors locked in gains they had built up in an earlier session by cutting their holdings, largely in the bellwether electronics sector, dealers said.
Starting July 1, the customer service window at most post offices in Taiwan will open a half-hour later at 8:30 a.m.
The government is infusing NT$30 million into B2B website Taiwantrade (台灣經貿網) in an attempt to reverse the country's falling exports, which have seen 15 months of consecutive decline.
An ID-based ticket booking system will be adopted for residents of certain areas traveling by train between Northern and Eastern Taiwan during the upcoming Dragon Boat Festival to ease travel for them, the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) announced late Monday.
Taiwan's unemployment rate fell 0.03 percentage points to 3.86 percent in April, but it was up 0.23 points from the same period last year, according to government figures released Monday.
Industrial production dipped 4.06 percent in April to constitute the 12th consecutive month of decline, a record last seen during the 2008 financial crisis, the Economics Ministry reported on Monday.