Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Unveiling its first virtual reality headset at the Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona, Taiwanese phone vendor HTC Corp. (宏達電) is set to expand into the nascent market.
French telecom group Orange SA has unveiled the world's first Firefox OS smartphone powered by a processor from Taiwan's MediaTek Inc. to expand its footprint in Africa and the Middle East.
Taiwan will be among the first 20 countries to launch sales of Samsung Electronics Co.'s new Galaxy S6 flagship smartphone, which was newly unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Spain, the South Korean firm said Monday.
Stock prices of dozens of green firms listed in mainland Chinese markets surged on the first trading day after a documentary on China's air pollution went viral on the Internet.
The purpose of the consolidated housing and land tax is not to suppress the housing market but to correct a fault in the taxation system, said Finance Minister Chang Sheng-ford (張盛和) during a radio interview yesterday.
Monday, March 2, 2015
South Korea has been portrayed as the biggest threat to Taiwan's machine tool sector as it prepares to sign a free trade deal with China, but one Taiwanese machine tool executive says the sector is currently under much greater pressure from Japan.
The number of South Korean tourists visiting Taiwan reached a record high in 2014 and is expected to continue to grow this year, a Taiwan tourism official stationed in Seoul said Saturday.
Ahead of the March 2-5 Mobile World Congress trade show in Spain, Taiwanese PC maker Acer Inc. (宏碁) unveiled a new Windows-based smartphone on Sunday that can be upgraded to accommodate the future Windows Phone 10 operating system.
Taiwanese IC companies said on Sunday that their primary objective this year will be to capture a share of the rapidly expanding market for automotive display chips.
The top executives of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. have arrived in Spain to prepare for the company's new product launch at the Mobile World Congress, the world's biggest mobile show scheduled for March 2-5.