Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The Consumers' Foundation (CF) is raising awareness among Facebook gamers of the agreements they accept before playing, as many terms and conditions may seem unfair, including those for the hugely popular “Candy Crush” and “Farmville 2.”
Following reports of a customer data leak at the Chinatrust Commercial Bank (CTCB, 中信銀), the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) yesterday demanded the bank plan countermeasures and provide a full report on the incident.
Evergreen Marine Corp., one of Taiwan's major shipping companies, said Tuesday it has been named the best trans-Pacific ocean carrier by a regional industry newspaper.
an Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) recorded the second highest annual sales growth globally for the first quarter of the year, trailing only U.S.-based communications chip supplier Qualcomm Inc., a research report said yesterday.
Retail conglomerate Uni-President Enterprises Corp., an affiliate of Uni-President Group, yesterday reported consolidated profit of NT$5.74 billion for the first quarter, a year-on-year increase of 25.7 percent.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Shares in Taiwan closed lower Monday amid sluggish trade, but market analysts said they remained optimistic about the local bourse's prospects as foreign capital continued to flow in.
The Development Bank of Singapore Limited (DBS, 星展銀行) yesterday said the tumbling Japanese yen will not significantly impact Taiwan's economy, while forecasting export oriented industries to recover in the latter half of the year from their current slump.
Liquid crystal display (LCD) monitor makers should develop new niche products to fight against a declining market, a local research firm said recently.
Chinatrust Financial Holding Co. (CFHC, 中信金) yesterday announced its first-quarter results, recording revenues of NT$6.444 billion, yielding earnings per share (EPS) of NT$0.52.
British banking group Barclays PLC cut its quarterly growth forecast for second-quarter notebook computer shipments for the second time in a month Monday following disappointing results in April.