Multi-colored taxis will be on the roads from January next year, as the Ministry of Transportation and Communication passed revisions on Tuesday to crack down on illegal-ride hailing services.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher to approach the 9,400-point mark Tuesday, boosted by gains in companies in the Apple supply chain and other large-cap stocks, dealers said.
Canada Beef Inc. was created when the Beef Information Centre (BIC) and Canada Beef Export Federation (CBEF) joined the Canadian Beef Cattle Research, Market Development and Promotion Agency (National Check- Off Agency- NCOA).
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi's new Mi Note 2 phone is displayed in this photo. Xiaomi released the Mi Note 2 and the Mi Mix on Tuesday. The new 5.7-inch Mi Note 2 includes a 23-megapixel camera, 6GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage.
A breakfast meeting between Premier Lin Chuan and industry leaders on Monday revealed differences in the direction of government efforts to push economic policies that encourage innovative industries.
Premier Lin Chuan (林全) said Monday that the government has been taking measures to improve Taiwan's economy, such as by creating more investment opportunities, improving the nation's competitiveness, increasing investment in infrastructure construction, strengthening cooperation between the industrial and academic sectors, and recruiting talent.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher on Monday as the bellwether electronics sector trended higher, led by large cap high-tech stocks such as contract chip-maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電). These helped the broader market offset selling in the old economy and financial sectors, dealers said.
Industrial production in Taiwan posted a year-on-year increase for the second consecutive month in September, helped by the launch of new mobile devices by international brands, government statistics showed Monday.
Almost 70 percent of employees in Taiwan are concerned they could be laid off ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday amid concerns over an economic slowdown at home and abroad, a survey conducted by online job bank yes123 showed on Monday.
At a press conference held on Monday, models show shoppers some of the Hello Kitty-themed souvenirs to be given away by the Pacific Sogo Department Store. The giveaway, launched to celebrate the store's anniversary, has triggered a promotion war among local department stores.