Thursday, March 26, 2015
Taiwan's Getac Technology Corp. (神基科技), the world's second-largest rugged computer maker, said Wednesday that the release of Windows 10 operating system later this year will fuel replacement in the rugged PC market.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Taipei - Shares of Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. the world's largest contract electronics maker, bucked losses on the broader market as investors hoped it would resume talks on acquiring a stake in Japan's Sharp Corp., dealers said Wednesday.
The Taiwan Affairs Office (國台辦) of China's State Council (國務院) said Tuesday it is taking steps to help Taiwanese investors in China find ways of securing loans for development projects.
Renowned U.S. game developer Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. yesterday filed an official case with the Taipei District Prosecutors Office against local games distributor LemonGame (樂檬線上) for copyright infringement.
Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海) wants to participate in the management of Sharp Corp. (夏普) if it is to invest in the struggling Japanese electronics maker, Hon Hai Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) said in a report in Toyo Keizai.
Taiwan is expected to be the third biggest winner in global trade this year, according to recent surveys by Bloomberg News covering 75 countries and territories.
Publicly traded companies in Taiwan could soon be required to pass on part of their surplus to employees, but firms remain free to choose how much to share, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) stressed yesterday.
Shares in Taiwan closed lower Tuesday, with downward pressure focusing on large-cap stocks, as investors here followed the lead of a lackluster Wall Street overnight, dealers said.
Thanks to strong external demand for electronics and rising tourism services, Taiwan's gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow 3.7 percent in 2015 and 3.6 percent in 2016, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) forecast in an economic report released Tuesday.
Shares of Yulon Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. (裕隆) moved higher Tuesday morning as investors anticipated a high dividend payout based on the company's dividend policy a year earlier, dealers said.