The finance industry gave a reserved response to President Tsai Ing-wen's National Day speech given yesterday, saying it did not deviate enough from the government's insistence on "maintaining the status quo" to satisfy China.
Activity information booths as seen in Taitung County, Monday, Oct. 10. Established by the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications, three booths along Taiwan's East Coast will provide tourists with information on local sights. Prizes and souvenirs are also available for tourists who upload their photos to social media.
Although smartphone brand HTC Corp. (宏達電) posted a more-than 40 percent month-on-month sales increase in September, several brokerages remain cautious about the firm's bottom line and expect the company to report losses for the third and fourth quarters.
An Air Asia passenger airplane is seen in an undated file photo in an unspecified location. AirAsia Philippines -- an affiliate of AirAsia, a low-cost airline based in Malaysia -- is planning to kick off its services between Manila and Taipei on Nov. 1 with seven flights a week.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reaffirmed that there was no timetable for any lifting of a ban on food imports from five Japanese prefectures that were affected by radiation fallout from a nuclear power plant meltdown following the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.
Taiwan-based smartphone vendor HTC Corp. (宏達電) said that its sales in September rose more than 40 percent from a month earlier with market analysts attributing the growth to the firm's efforts to promote its virtual reality headset and the launch of new phone models.
Continuing its expansion into the local market, the British Council has signed an agreement with the Language Training & Testing Center (LTTC) to jointly operate the delivery of International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examinations in Taiwan.
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC), Taiwan's top financial regulator, has set a goal of allowing four of the five Taiwanese third-party payment operators that have obtained their licenses to kick off business in six months, after the first one became operational on Friday.
Taiwan remained the largest integrated circuit products exporter to China in the first seven months of this year, followed by South Korea, the Ministry of Economic Affairs said Saturday.
Ever Rich Jewelry (昇恆昌珠寶) went public on Friday as it showcased its newest line of jewelry, which draws on Taiwan's culture and natural features to produce exquisite designs.