Thursday, October 23, 2014
Taiwanese chip-maker Himax Technologies Inc. announced Wednesday that Google Inc. has decided not to exercise its previously issued purchase option to make an additional investment into a Himax unit, Himax Display Inc., which supplies liquid-crystal-on-silicon microdisplay technology for Google Glass.
The Kiribati ambassador to Taiwan yesterday expressed regret over missing funds that were donated by Taiwan to her country earlier this year. The money was given to build a landing craft to use as a sea transportation vehicle in the allied Pacific nation.
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday strengthened the R.O.C.'s diplomatic ties with the Holy See after concluding a visit to the Vatican to attend the beatification ceremony of Pope Paul VI.
The pilot of an AT-3 trainer aircraft twice rejected appeals to eject to safety as he tried to maneuver his aircraft clear of residential communities following a mid-air accident on Tuesday, a decision that cost him his life, the Air Force said.
China remains Taiwan's biggest market but also its biggest threat and Taiwan has to tread carefully in maximizing the opportunity while minimizing the threat, Taiwan's de facto ambassador to the United States said in an interview on Tuesday.
When Ms. Chang was 35 she was diagnosed with lupus. In the winter, her hands would turn purple and become very stiff. After a year of visits to the doctor, she was finally diagnosed.
The production of Apple smartphones in the holiday quarter could beat the California-based company's forecast because of strong demand for the new larger-screen iPhone 6 models, according to an analysis by German bank Deutsche Bank AG.
HTC (宏達電) Corp.'s new selfie-centric smartphone has been certified by Taiwan's communications regulator, the National Communications Commission (NCC), for sale in the country, a step that the company hopes will help it sustain its local sales momentum.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) lowered a health advisory on travel to Nigeria from “alert” to “watch” Wednesday because the country has been announced Ebola-free by the World Health Organization (WHO).
TPK shares yesterday tumbled by 7 percent following the company's denial of market rumors that Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海) may be planning to acquire a stake in the touch display panel maker.