Friday, June 20, 2014
A former Japanese ambassador to Myanmar has been assigned to head the Taipei office of the Japan Interchange Association, the representative office of Japan in Taiwan in the absence of official diplomatic ties, according to Japanese diplomatic sources.
The PC market is on track for recovery, as shown by growing consumer demand, Quanta Computer (廣達) said yesterday, adding that sales in the second half of the year are likely to exceed those in the first half.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Taiwan's top envoy to Norway has been named as the nation's new representative to the Philippines, the Presidential Office announced Tuesday.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
At least four weeks are needed before the United Kingdom can make public its decision on whether or not it will extradite a runaway Briton — convicted in Taiwan for a fatal hit-and-run in 2010 — to Taiwan to serve his sentence, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Mainland-based Xiaomi Inc. (小米) is expected to launch its latest budget smartphone RedMi Note Enhanced Version on the PC Home Online (網路家庭) website in late June, Xiaomi said on Monday.
A storefront in Shilin Night Market was sold at NT$4.5 million per ping (3.31 square meters or 36 square feet), making it one of the top five storefronts in Taipei in terms of unit price.
Friday, June 13, 2014
Revenue posted by listed companies on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所) for May rose about 2 percent from a year earlier on the back of an economic recovery, the TWSE said Thursday.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
The consolidated sales of Taiwan-based personal computer vendor Acer Inc. (宏碁) rose more than 30 percent in May from the previous month because of growing shipments of tablet computers and smartphones, analysts said Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Taiwan has been closely monitoring an ongoing trip of an African ally leader in mainland China, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.