Wednesday, November 26, 2014
FIH Regent Group (晶華麗晶酒店集團), one of Taiwan's leading hotel companies, unveiled a plan Tuesday to enter the global market, starting with a presence in China.
Shares in Taiwan closed 6.09 points (0.06 percent) lower to 9,116.24 while the U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar, shedding NT$0.044 to close at NT$30.966 on Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The real monthly earnings of Taiwanese workers rose in September from a year earlier and remained on track to post the biggest annual rise since 2010, Taiwan's statistics bureau reported on Monday.
Unemployment in Taiwan fell to 3.95 percent in October, down 0.01 percentage points from September and 0.29 points year on-year, according to government figures released Monday.
Taiwan's industrial production index rose to a single month high in October because of big gains in construction and manufacturing, the Ministry of Economic Affairs said Monday.
Monday, November 24, 2014
Taiwanese flat panel manufacturers AU Optronics Corp. (AUO) and Innolux Corp. are likely to see their net profits rise thanks to the depreciation of the Japanese yen and a subsequent drop on the cost of importing raw materials from Taiwan's northern neighbor, according to business analysts.
Taiwan's technical consumer goods market continued to decline in the third quarter of 2014 despite growth in home appliances sectors, according to German market research and advisory firm GfK Group.
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Nanya Technology Corp., one of Taiwan's leading dynamic random access memory (DRAM) chip makers, has been ranked the world's fourth largest mobile DRAM supplier in the third quarter of this year by DRAMeXchange.
Three high-tech companies in Europe are planning to invest more than NT$5 billion (US$161 million) in Taiwan following efforts to court foreign investments, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).
U.S.-based Intel Corp.'s research arm announced that it has created a new low-energy prototype memory array alongside Taiwan's state-funded Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) that could boost device battery life.