Thursday, March 26, 2015
Apple Inc. led Taiwan's smartphone marketin sales volume and sales value and had the best-selling single model for the fifth consecutive month in February, according to statistics released Wednesday by industry sources.
Tigerair Taiwan, a joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines and Singapore's Tiger Airways, said Wednesday that it will increase its services to Bangkok from May 8 to meet growing demand.
The 2015 Taipei Digital Electric Appliance Fair (台北數位家電展) opens today in Taipei with robot vacuum cleaners, air conditioners that can be controlled with a smartphone and other smart appliances, according to the organizers.
Taiwan's Getac Technology Corp. (神基科技), the world's second-largest rugged computer maker, said Wednesday that the release of Windows 10 operating system later this year will fuel replacement in the rugged PC market.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Taipei - Shares of Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. the world's largest contract electronics maker, bucked losses on the broader market as investors hoped it would resume talks on acquiring a stake in Japan's Sharp Corp., dealers said Wednesday.
The Taiwan Affairs Office (國台辦) of China's State Council (國務院) said Tuesday it is taking steps to help Taiwanese investors in China find ways of securing loans for development projects.
Renowned U.S. game developer Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. yesterday filed an official case with the Taipei District Prosecutors Office against local games distributor LemonGame (樂檬線上) for copyright infringement.
Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海) wants to participate in the management of Sharp Corp. (夏普) if it is to invest in the struggling Japanese electronics maker, Hon Hai Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) said in a report in Toyo Keizai.
Taiwan is expected to be the third biggest winner in global trade this year, according to recent surveys by Bloomberg News covering 75 countries and territories.
Publicly traded companies in Taiwan could soon be required to pass on part of their surplus to employees, but firms remain free to choose how much to share, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) stressed yesterday.