Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Chou Tien-chen established himself as Taiwan's premier badminton player Sunday, when he upset his Chinese opponent and won Taiwan's first men's singles title in the BWF World Superseries.
For its involvement in the tainted oil scandal, Ting Hsin International Group (頂新國際集團) should step down from the management position of Taipei 101, so as to maintain the Taipei landmark building's image, Finance Minister Chang Sheng-ford (張盛和) said yesterday.
Eleven countries and regions, mainly in Asia, have barred certain food products from Taiwan due to the current edible oil scandal, affecting NT$2.2 billion (US$72.4 million)-worth of exports, Economics Minister Duh Tyzz-jiun (杜紫軍) said Monday.
Siliconware Precision Industries Co. (SPIL, 矽品精密工業) on Monday reported earnings per share (EPS) of NT$1.04 for the third quarter, an increase of 48.57 percent year-on-year.
Shares in Taiwan closed 0.21 percent down at 8,627.78 while the U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar, shedding NT$0.01 to close at NT$30.403 on the Taipei forex Monday.
Taiwan's economy showed steady growth in September for the eighth consecutive month despite a cooking oil scandal that hurt consumer confidence, the country's economic planning body said Monday.
Monday, October 27, 2014
In a press conference yesterday, Lin Ming-shiung (林敏雄), chairman of Chuan Lian Enterprise Co. (全聯實業), which operates the Pxmart (全聯福利中心) supermarket chain., 1 Comment
Japan, Spain and Australia have agreed to allow Taiwanese inspectors to check their respective certified factories producing oil and fat, a senior health official in Taiwan said Sunday.
American pop legend Mariah Carey delighted fans in Taipei at a concert in which the diva reeled out hits including "Fantasy" and "Emotions" to rapturous applause.
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) called on the public to be more aware of new kinds of scam phone calls yesterday.