Wednesday, July 1, 2015
The Finance Ministry (財政部) said yesterday that Taiwan is not subject to Article 3.3 of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank's (AIIB, 亞投行) founding document, which places restrictions on membership applicants without sovereignty.
A Taiwanese businessman who opened a shoe factory in mainland China is allegedly being detained in his own home by his Chinese business partners after a business dispute got out of hand.
Taiwan's dependence on China as a production base has grown in recent years, with the percentage of Taiwan's export orders made in China or Hong Kong rising nearly 4 percentage points over the past five years, according to the latest statistics.
Amid growing concern over the Greece debt crisis, Taiwan shares on Tuesday gained 86.92 points to close at 9,323.02 points.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所) officially launched its Taiwan Corporate Governance 100 Index on June 29.
The E-Commerce Expo Asia 2015, which will be held on Oct. 6 to 9 at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, will mark Taiwan's debut venture into the international B2B2C e-commerce fairs, and has earned wide acclaim from both nationwide and foreign e-commerce enterprises.
Acer Inc. (宏碁) plans to expand the workforce of its cloud business five-fold in the future as the Taiwanese computer maker transforms itself into a provider of software and services, the company's founder said Tuesday.
The 2015 Taipei International Food Show (Food Taipei, 台北國際食品展) came to a successful end on Saturday, June 27. The five-in-one food expo incorporates Food Taipei, Taipei International Food Processing and Pharma.
Tigerair Taiwan, a joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines and Singapore's Tiger Airways, launched flights between Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Naha Airport in Okinawa.
Taiwan's HTC Corp. (宏達電) has signed an agreement with contract manufacturer Global Device Network to produce entry-level and mid-range smartphones in India, according to Indian telecom news site ET Telecom.