Tuesday, March 11, 2014
HTC (宏達電) Corp. declined to comment yesterday on a media report that it will roll out its newest flagship smartphone model faster than last year, but said it remains committed to better availability of the phone as planned.
The Shining Group (鄉林集團), a high-end Taiwanese developer, will open its first hotel under its luxury Lalu (涵碧樓) brand in China in June, the opening salvo in an ambitious plan to build 30 Lalu hotels in China over the next 10 years.
The Ministry of Labor (MOL, 勞動部) yesterday announced its intent to cease all appeals and contention efforts following a court decision ruling in favor of the multitudes of laid-off workers rendered last Friday.
The scale of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.'s (TSMC) January and February revenues covers 71 percent of it first-quarter prospects of NT$138 billion for the first quarter, bound to outcompete local peers United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC).
Through the efforts of the Bureau of Foreign Trade, Taiwan has been selected to host this year's Eco-Products International Fair.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電) remained the world's largest pure IC foundry supplier in 2013, with a market share of 46 percent and revenue of US$19.8 billion, according to IC Insight.
Germany's Deutsche Bank AG has upgraded its rating on shares of HTC Corp. (宏達電) from “sell” to “hold,” becoming the first foreign brokerage in nearly a year to envision a better outlook for the Taiwanese smartphone maker.
The Central News Agency (CNA) cited Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) as reporting that the central bank is unlikely to raise its key interest rates at its next quarterly policymaking meeting later this month since inflationary pressure is low.
Taiwan shares on Monday closed down 0.55 percent at 8,665.24 as foreign institutional investors last week overbought US$765 million-worth of Taiwan shares, surpassing other major regional equities markets for the fourth consecutive week.
Monday, March 10, 2014
HTC Corp. took part in a local job fair on Sunday to find more young employees who can help the Taiwanese smartphone maker strengthen its lineup of 4G-enabled handsets.