Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The sunny skies Taiwan has seen lately could give way to rain from late Wednesday due to the influence of an approaching tropical depression, the Central Weather Bureau said Monday.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) yesterday urged the public to be on high alert against dengue fever as an increasing number of cases are being reported this year.
Gen. Chiu Kuo-cheng (邱國正), president of National Defense University, has been named the new deputy defense minister, the Ministry of National Defense said Monday.
The Hungarian Trade Office in Taiwan donated a collection of CDs featuring the Central European country's folk music to Taiwan to promote cultural exchanges between the two countries.
The Taichung City Government on Sunday launched the Bus Rapid Transit of Taichung (BRT) system, partially opening 11 out of the 21 proposed stations on the BRT Blue Line and letting passengers ride for free.
HTC Corp. (宏達電) said Monday that the smartwatch seen in one of its recent commercial videos is not an actual product it is planning to release.
The local solar energy sector took a beating Monday morning after the U.S. Department of Commerce announced over the weekend preliminary anti-dumping tariffs on Taiwan's solar energy products, dealers said.
The National Development Council's (NDC) economic monitoring indicator flashed a “green” signal in June, representing a stable economy for the fifth month in a row.
Display panel maker Innolux (群創) yesterday reported stellar performance over the second quarter, with sales seeing a 24-percent quarter-on-quarter improvement while garnering earnings-per-share performance of NT$0.33 over the period, vastly exceeding the NT$0.02 recorded in the first quarter.
Foreign investors last week bought net NT$6.97 billion-worth of local shares, with AU Optronics Corp. (AUO, 友達光電) seeing the highest overbought positions, according to the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE).