The United States has expressed its disappointment with a lack of progress in pork import issues to Taiwan in the latest round of talks under the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) held in Washington, Vice Minister of Economic Affairs Wang Mei-hua said Wednesday.
Shares in Taiwan closed lower Wednesday after Wall Street fell overnight amid renewed worries over a possible interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve, dealers said.
Gamania Digital Entertainment Co. (遊戲橘子) Chairman Albert Liu (劉柏園) denied that he personally held stocks in financially-troubled game developer XPEC Entertainment Inc. (樂陞科技), according to reports on Tuesday.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has adjusted downward its economic growth forecast for Taiwan for this year and next, to 1.0 percent and 1.7 percent, respectively.
The number of workers laid off in the third quarter in the Hsinchu Science Park reached 611, a seven-quarter high, the Hsinchu Science Park Administration said Tuesday.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Wednesday, gaining NT$0.024 to close at NT$31.371, as renewed fears over an interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve prompted traders here to cut their holdings in the local currency, dealers said.
Tigerair Taiwan, a joint venture budget airline between Tigerair Singapore and Taiwan's China Airlines (CAL), will continue to operate for the moment, but if operations at the air carrier remain in the red, CAL will seek its closure.
The Changhua County magistrate said Tuesday there was "no reason" for the Formosa Chemicals and Fibre Corporation (FCFC) to remain the county.
A daily nutritional breakfast will be made available for children living in rural areas in Keelung and Hsinchu on behalf of donations from the Breeze Charity Foundation.
Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, has reaffirmed its long-term commitment to environmental protection with the inauguration of the "Delta Green Building Exhibition."