Sunday, April 20, 2014
Hermes Microvision Inc., a Taiwan-based semiconductor inspection tool and equipment suppliers, posted a more than 10 percent year-on-year increase in net profit for the first quarter of this year due to growing demand in the integrated circuit business.
Haiti's President Michel Joseph Martelly will begin a four-day state visit to Taiwan on April 21 as the two nations celebrate 58 years of diplomatic ties, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Saturday.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch has raised its target price on shares of flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) maker Zhen Ding Technology Holding Ltd. amid optimism toward the company's sales growth after Apple Inc. unveils new products later this year.
The Japanese government is making moves to increase the number of buses available to foreign tour groups amid a shortage that threatens to affect holidaygoers during the peak travel season, a travel industry leader in Taiwan said.
TSeveral foreign brokerages have raised target prices for shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) after the world's largest contract chip-maker gave better-than expected sales guidance for the second quarter.
A total of 39,071 marriages were registered in Taiwan in the first three months of the year, with nearly 13 percent being cross-national unions, according to figures released by the Interior Ministry on Saturday.
Taiwan's machine tool exports will increase in 2014 amid an improving global economy, returning to similar levels as in 2012, a local industry group said Saturday.
Softex Expo 2014, one of the major electronics trade fairs in Taiwan, is expected to attract about 200,000 visitors this weekend, the Taipei Computer Association (TCA) said Saturday.
Taiwan should focus more on its service industry in addition to being innovative and creative, visiting competitiveness experts said.
The abundant sunshine northern Taiwan has seen over the past week will give way to rain from later Sunday under influence of a weather front, the Central Weather Bureau said Saturday.