Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Standard Chartered Bank said Tuesday it has signed a multi-million Sale and Operating Leaseback contract with EVA Air, Taiwan's second-largest carrier, for two Airbus A330-300 aircraft that will be delivered in 2017.
Canada's new representative to Taiwan, Mario Ste-Marie, recently arrived in the country to assume the top envoy post, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced yesterday.
Shares of Largan Precision Co. (大立光) moved sharply higher Tuesday morning after the smartphone camera lens supplier reported better-than-expected sales for September, dealers said.
Taiwan's Deputy Defense Minister Liu Chen-wu said Monday that his country hopes Washington will continue to provide Taipei with advanced defensive weapons.
A U.S. defense official attending a U.S.-Taiwan defense conference in Virginia encouraged American companies on Monday to transfer technology to Taiwan so that it can assemble its own weapons, according to a participant at the conference.
The number of new dengue fever cases has dropped in Tainan but is on the rise in Kaohsiung, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Tuesday.
Former secretary-general of the National Security Council (國安會), King Pu-tsung (金溥聰), won a lawsuit in his second trial against writer Neil Peng (馮光遠). The high court ruled Peng's criticism had caused damage to King's reputation and ruled he must pay King NT$1 million as compensation.
Five of Acer Inc.'s (宏碁) products have been honored at the 2015 edition of Japan's Good Design Awards for their design excellence.
The number of WiFi hotspots available for free online browsing and downloading will increase by 3,000 to 9,000 in Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan, Mayor Ko Wen-je said Tuesday while announcing the formation of a new Taipei wireless network alliance.