Wednesday, July 23, 2014
The Central News Agency updated the Focus Taiwan app for Apple and Android mobile devices this week to take better advantage of screen real estate and create a more image-centric experience.
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday confirmed that the president of Taiwan's Central American ally Paraguay recently participated in a Latin American forum in which Chinese Communist Party General Secretary Xi Jinping (習近平) also took part.
The approaching Typhoon Matmo has caused vegetable prices to increase ahead of its arrival, prompting the main opposition party to slam the government for allowing “outrageous” hikes without taking into account people's economic hardships.
Local dynamic random access memory (DRAM) stocks moved higher Tuesday morning, outperforming the broader market, on a significant increase in product prices over the past month and hopes the trend will continue in the third quarter, dealers said.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) said Monday it plans to roll out lower-end phones in Taiwan that support the fourth-generation Long-Term Evolution (4G LTE) network.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) declined to confirm or deny Tuesday a foreign media report that it is working on two more tablet computers in addition to its anticipated 9-inch premium device in cooperation with Google Inc.
Taiwan's National Applied Research Laboratories (NARLabs) officially launched an online database Tuesday that profiles thousands of patents and related reports, hoping to give Taiwanese companies a patent deployment edge.
Taiwan's unemployment rate dropped to 3.92 percent in June, the lowest rate it has been in the same period in the past 14 years, according to a report released by the Directorate-General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS) yesterday.
Taiwan-based OBI Pharma (浩鼎生技) announced Monday that its phase 2/3 stage clinical trial for a therapy for metastatic breast cancer, designated OBI-822, has met the goal of collecting 342 patients.
The Taiwan Printed Circuit Association (TPCA, 台灣電路板協會) yesterday released its white paper outlining plans to propel annual output values to above the NT$1.15 trillion benchmark across the domestic printed circuit board (PCB) industry by 2020.