A licensed retailer of Apple Inc. products in Taiwan said Wednesday that its pre-orders for the new iPhone 7 have been very strong since the release of the smartphone on Sept. 8.
Japanese low-cost carrier Vanilla Air launched a new route between Taoyuan and Ho Chi Minh City on Wednesday, a day before it was to open service between Taoyuan and Okinawa.
The Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) confirmed that it had expelled 22 China Airlines (CAL) members who defied a union strike resolution and served on a presidential flight to Central and South America in late June.
Taipei-based Far Eastern Air Transport (FAT) will start to run chartered flights destined for Danang in Vietnam, and Angkor Wat, the most popular tourist destination in Cambodia, in the next few months, the carrier announced Tuesday.
Regional carrier UNI Airways debuted its first special livery aircraft featuring the Japanese cartoon character Badtz-Maru on the route between Taipei and Penghu Tuesday.
This year's Berlin Marathon will show off more than athleticism, with the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA, 外貿協會) to use the globally broadcast race to promote local products.
The Ministry of Labor (MOL, 勞動部) said Wednesday that three exceptions will be made to the new six-day workweek policy, leaving room for employees in certain professions to work for more than six consecutive days.
Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海) has agreed to set up a joint venture with Japan's Sharp Corp., the newly acquired subsidiary of the Taiwanese firm, to manage the Japanese company's intellectual property rights (IPR).
Eleven Taiwanese nationals arrested on suspicion of fraud in Jakarta were to be repatriated to Taiwan on Tuesday instead of being sent to China, in a joint operation between Indonesia and Taiwan police, Indonesian police said.
The number of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Taiwan reached an all-time high of 1.38 million last year, accounting for 97.69 percent of the total firms nationwide and up 2.29 percent from 2014, according to the latest White Paper on SMEs released Tuesday by the Ministry of Economic Affairs.