Wednesday, April 8, 2015
As department stores make adjustment to floor layout and introduce new restaurant brands, their sales are likely to reach NT$320 billion this year, which is a new record, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).
HTC Corp. (宏達電) 14.6 percent, Apple Inc. 14.3 percent and Sony Mobile 11.0 percent, IDC's statistics showed.
Shares in Taiwan closed up Tuesday as investors took hints from a jump on Wall Street overnight, dealers said.
As water shortages continue to plague Taiwan, the Central Emergency Operation Center will hold a third meeting this Friday, considering the launch of phase-three water rationing in Tainan and Kaohsiung at the end of May.
Deutsche Post DHL Group, a global mail and logistics company headquartered in Germany, yesterday announced a 10-20 million euro (NT$337 million to NT$674 million) investment in Taiwan as part of its "Strategy 2020."
The Canadian branch of Taiwanese computer maker Acer Inc. (宏碁) announced Tuesday that it has renewed its status as an Official Partner of the Toronto Blue Jays and will have an expanded role with the Jays Care Foundation for the 2015 baseball season.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) said Tuesday it touched the low end of its quarterly revenue forecast for the first three months of 2015 as its sales surged in March.
The U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar Tuesday, shedding NT$0.151 to close at NT$31.152.
A paraxylene plant in Fujian owned by Chen Yu-hao (陳由豪), one of Taiwan's top ten most-wanted fugitives, broke out in flames following a severe explosion Monday.
Taiwanese businesses invested US$47 million in Vietnam in the first quarter of this year, Vietnamese government statistics show.
An op-ed piece in a Singapore newspaper on Monday said the city state could learn from Taiwan and other Asian countries or cities to build a cycling infrastructure.
Monday, April 6, 2015
Hon Hai's (鴻海) Terry Gou (郭台銘), chairman of the world's largest manufacturer of consumer electronics, said Taiwan needs to possess strengths in the fields of technology, R&D and economy in response to the recent issue of joining the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) yesterday.1 Comment
Car sales in Taiwan rose 35.9 percent in March from the previous month, largely a reflection of a significant difference in the number of business days in the two months, government statistics indicated Thursday.
Apple Inc.'s new 12-inch MacBook has received a green light from Taiwan's communications regulator, the National Communications Commission (NCC), to be sold in the country.