Monday, April 14, 2014
With its first rendition at the Kaohsiung Exhibition Center, Fastener Taiwan, held once every two years, begins today.
A national economic conference may be postponed from June to July because the list of private sector representatives has yet to be finalized, Executive Yuan spokesman Sun Lih-chyun said on Saturday evening.
A shipment of 400 tons of French pork is expected to arrive at Kaohsiung Harbor in late May and might drive down pork prices, said agricultural and economics officials.
Sunday, April 13, 2014
The board of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電) on Friday made the decision to sell its 82 million shares of Vanguard International Semiconductor Corporation (VIS, 世界先進), a leading specialty IC foundry service provider.
Daiwa Securities expects solid demand for smartphone chips to boost the sales of Taiwan-based integrated circuit designer MediaTek Inc. in the second quarter by 4 percent from a quarter earlier.
Taiwan's securities firms saw their combined net profit rise more than 10 percent month-on-month in March with the help of rising share prices, according to the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE).
Global shipments of wearable computing devices for 2014 are expected to triple in 2014 as international brands gear up to launch new models to tap the growing market, market researcher International Data Corp. (IDC) said in a report.
R.O.C. Ambassador to Saint Lucia Chang Chi-ping (章計平) and Saint Lucia Commerce Minister Emma Hippolyte recently held a completion ceremony for Bougainvillea Drive in Saint Lucia.
The organizers of a charity concert for female victims of abuse released a music video ahead of the show, which will be held in Taipei later this month, featuring four Asian pop divas.
Worldwide personal computer (PC) shipments fell only marginally in the first quarter of 2014, indicating that the market may be stabilizing after an extended downtrend, according to the latest report by market research firm Gartner Inc.