Saturday, October 11, 2014
As products of Ting Hsin International Group (頂新集團) have been named in all major food scandals that surfaced in Taiwan over the past year, a public movement has taken shape, calling for a boycott on all products and services provided by the company. In order to facilitate the boycott effort, a comprehensive list of products and services provided by Ting Hsin has been prepared by local netizens.1 Comment
The head of Yilan (宜蘭) County said government agencies and schools in the northeastern county will no longer buy products from Ting Hsin (頂新) International Group following the foodstuff giant's involvement in Taiwan's newest food safety scare.
Michael Chu (朱興榮), managing director of FedEx Taiwan, recently provided an in-depth overview of the company's SenseAware service, the latest innovative offering by the global logistics powerhouse.
Taiwan's major integrated circuit packaging and testing services providers are strengthening their high-tech processes to meet rising demand for applications in the Internet of Things (IoT, 物聯網), cloud technology and fourth generation (4G) telecom networks, market analysts said Friday.
American depositary receipts (ADRs) of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電), the world's largest contract chip-maker, appeared resilient Thursday, although Wall Street plunged amid fears of a slumping European economy.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海精密), the world's largest contract electronics maker, posted a monthly sales increase of more than 50 percent for September, which market analysts attributed to an explosive growth in orders from Apple Inc.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Taiwan's HTC Corp. unveiled an action camera, a new smartphone designed especially to take selfies and enhanced imaging software in New York Wednesday that allow its customers to create photos and videos more easily.
Taiwan-based HTC Corp. (宏達電) will strike a balance between making smartphones within the company and outsourcing them to contract manufacturers, according to the company's chief executive officer.
Shares of Taiwan-based Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE, 日月光), the world's largest integrated circuit packaging and testing services provider, moved higher Thursday morning after the company reported a record high in sales for the third quarter, dealers said.
Travel between Taiwan and Japan is expected to reach some 4 million tourists by the end of the year, based on the current momentum, the Tourism Bureau said Thursday.