Four water bottles that failed to pass safety standards are displayed at a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) press conference on Wednesday, Oct. 12.
Inotera Memories Inc. (華亞科), a Taiwan-based DRAM chip-maker, said Tuesday that it has scheduled a stock market delisting from the local main board for Dec. 6 after completing a deal in which its U.S. counterpart, Micron Technology Inc., will acquire the Taiwanese firm.
TransAsia Airways Vice President Lin Lei (林磊) talks about flight safety improvements the troubled airline had made since a string of plane crashes at its Taipei headquarters on Wednesday, Oct. 12. The Aviation Safety Council (ASC) previously concluded the airline's two crashes -- the Penghu flight crash in 2014 and the Nangang incident in 2015 -- were caused by human error.
South Korean smartphone brand Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday that it has stopped exchanges of its latest phablet -- the Galaxy Note 7 -- for new devices in Taiwan after several of the replacement devices exploded around the world.
The second eCommerce Expo Asia saw the attendance of 66 enterprises over 145 booths and drew a total of 9,000 domestic and international buyers and industry members, according to organizers.
Shares on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) closed lower on Tuesday as investors took advantage of earlier gains to cut their holdings for profits, with the weighted index breaching the 9,300 point mark at one point, dealers said.
Despite signs that the domestic economy is improving, many employers in Taiwan are more cautious than in the past about hiring workers in the fourth quarter, a survey released by online job bank 1111 showed Tuesday.
TAITRONICS, an annual trade show for electronics and smart technology, drew to a close on Sunday after proving itself as the preeminent gathering of firms in Taiwan's electronics supply chain.
Samsung's Taiwan office has announced that production schedules of the firm's Galaxy Note 7 have been "adjusted" after reports the South Korean tech giant had suspended production of the smartphone.