Wednesday, December 4, 2013
The Aurora Group (震旦行), Taiwan's leading manufacturer of office furniture and automation equipment, on Tuesday unveiled a three-dimensional (3D) printer for business use.
The founder of Taiwan's Chimei Group (奇美實業) was awarded a medal by Japan in Taipei Tuesday in recognition of his long term efforts to promote bilateral trade relations and exchanges.
Shares in Taiwan closed down at under 8,400 points Tuesday as investors locked in the gains they had built in the past few sessions, taking cues from a pullback on Wall Street overnight, dealers said.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Taiwan government venture capital fund the National Development Fund (NDF) on Monday was reproached for selling nearly NT$1.9 billion-worth of TSMC shares to help raise funds for the headquarters of a new government agency.
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Standard Chartered yesterday opened a new branch in Zhubei (竹北), Hsinchu County, at a prime location situated on Ziqiang South Road (自強南路).
Taiwan's manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) registered 52 points in November, up 0.4 points from October, according to a report released by the Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research (CIER, 中經院) yesterday.
Gemtek (正文) yesterday reported discouraging operating results for the first three quarters of the current year, accumulating consolidated revenues of NT$15.689 billion on average profit margins of 12 percent, while yielding a net income of NT$406 million and earnings of NT$1.32 per share.
China's top negotiator on Monday visited Cecilia Koo, widow of the first chairman of the Straits Exchange Foundation, and said he expects the signing of Taiwan-China trade-in-goods agreement in the first half of 2014.
China-based mobile company Xiaomi launched pre-sales for Hongmi —its cheapest new phone line — on Monday, with over 10,000 orders placed in the first fifteen minutes, boding well for its venture into the Taiwanese market.