Saturday, May 25, 2013
Bosch generated sales of NT$3.4 billion in Taiwan in 2012, a 9.2-percent decrease compared to 2011, the company said recently.
Shares of TransAsia Airways, a midsized international carrier in Taiwan, rose sharply Friday morning on hopes that the airline will introduce a strategic investor through a stake disposal by one of its major shareholders, dealers said.
The Consumer Foundation (CF) has organized an alliance of “friendly” vendors who have promised to swiftly respond to consumer complaints.
Daiwa Securities said Friday that the consolidated sales of MediaTek Inc., one of Taiwan's leading integrated circuit designers, are likely to fall 20 percent in May from the previous month because of inventory adjustments in China.
National Security Council (NSC) advisor Lee Chia-chin (李嘉進) was chosen yesterday as the new chairman for the Association of East Asian Relations (AEAR, 亞東關係協會), a semi-official body responsible for bilateral exchanges with Japan.
A trade promotion delegation in Hungary is expected to generate more than US$30 million (NT$897 million) in orders for Taiwan-made auto and motorbike components, Taiwan's representative office in the East European country said Friday.
Friday, May 24, 2013
The so-called “luxury tax,” aimed at preventing speculative real estate investments, will be reviewed for possible changes in June, Finance Minister Chang Sheng-ford (張盛和) said yesterday.
Shares in Taiwan took a beating to close below 8,300 points Thursday amid fears that the U.S. Federal Reserve will make an early exit from its current quantitative easing after sending mixed messages on the issue, dealers said.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) pledged Thursday to work toward achieving annual growth of 5.5 percent in exports this year, despite the unsatisfactory performance in the first four months.
In an effort to participate in Facebook's Open Computing Project (OCP), Taiwan's academia and enterprises yesterday joined forces, announcing plans to establish a certification center and standards to govern hardware specifications yesterday.