Friday, November 21, 2014
Hollywood actress Lily Collins arrived in Taiwan late Wednesday to attend the Golden Horse Awards ceremony in Taipei scheduled to take place this weekend.
A large group of sunspots can now be seen with the naked eye from Taiwan and will remain visible until Nov. 27 as solar activity peaks, the Taipei Astronomical Museum said.
Aiming to narrow Qualcomm's lead in China's fourth generation (4G) smartphone market, MediaTek Inc. (聯發科技) is expected to launch a new octa-core processor in the first quarter of 2015.
A visiting U.S. economics official said Thursday that Taiwan will have to be ready if it wants to join high-standard trade agreements such as the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade bloc.
Shares in Taiwan extended gains Thursday to close above the 9,000-point mark at 9,078.87, while the U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar above NT$31 mark at the day's high of NT$31.015.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Independent Taipei mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) admitted to a verbal pact with the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) yesterday by saying that the deal was for him to join the DPP magisterial and mayoral alliance to discuss policies if he wins the election., 3 Comments
Taiwan's economics minister warned Wednesday that a failure to sign a trade-in-goods agreement with China could hurt the local job market and drive Taiwan's low wages even further down., 1 Comment
e government yesterday announced a grand plan to give Keelung Harbor a makeover, which will relocate military docks on the east side to make way for a new tourist attraction., 5 Comments
Zhen Que (真鍋事業股份有限公司) and Cheng Kang Provisions Limited Liability Company (呈康食品有限公司) were discovered to have been repackaging food products and altering the expiration dates on expired food products before selling them to major retailers such as Pxmart (全聯), Taisuco (台糖), RT-Mart (大潤發), OK Mart and Mr. Brown Cafe (伯朗咖啡館), according to the Taoyuan Public Health Bureau., 3 Comments