Friday, July 18, 2014
Largan Precision Co. (大立光) said Thursday that its net profit for the second quarter of this year rose about 24 percent from a quarter earlier, with market analysts attributing the growth to an increase in high-end product shipments.
Cathay Securities Corp. (國泰證券), a securities trading arm of Cathay Financial Holding Co., said Thursday that its pretax profit for the first half of this year doubled from a year earlier, with analysts attributing the growth to a strong rebound in the local bourse.
One out of every six people who suffer a stroke is an atrial fibrillation patient, Taipei Veterans General Hospital announced yesterday.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) recently urged the public to be aware of a wave of new scams that prey on members of the public hoping to buy tickets to sold-out concerts and events, following two recent cases in Taipei.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Hundreds of football fans from all over the world gathered together yesterday morning to root and shout for their favorite teams in the FIFA World Cup Final at Grand Hyatt Taipei's We Are One Championship Fiesta.
Monday, July 14, 2014
Taipei has been selected as one of the finalists for the C40 & Siemens City Climate Leadership Awards, which recognize cities that have successfully implemented projects to tackle climate change, Taipei environmental officials said Sunday.
The New Taipei City Junior Chorus was named the winner of the Children's Choir category at the eighth World Choir Games, also known as “the Olympics for Choirs,” that concluded Sunday in Riga, Latvia.
Japan's decision last week to lift a ban on the use of “collective self-defense” is a first step in a bid to revise the longstanding U.S.-Japan security cooperation treaty this year, an official of a Taiwanese think tank with ties to the major opposition party said Tuesday.
Saturday, July 12, 2014