Sunday, October 4, 2015
The 2015 Asia eCommerce Forum will open on Oct. 7 at the Nangkang Exhibition Hall, and will see a grand gathering of e-commerce and Internet industry heavyweights, covering topics in e-commerce, mobility and world markets.
Taiwan entered a mobile shopping era this year with mobile shopping sales breezing past PC shopping, experts revealed yesterday.
Minister of the National Development Council Duh Tyzz-jiun said Wednesday there are no forecasts so far that showed growth of Taiwan's gross domestic product (GDP) will fall below 1 percent this year.
Saturday, October 3, 2015
Since Taiwan and South Korea frequently trade with each other within the same industry, there are opportunities for cross-country collaboration in the global supply chain, Deputy Economics Minister Cho Shih-chao (卓士昭) said on Friday.
Transactions of residential and commercial properties in Taipei fell in September to 2,419 units, the lowest number for the month in 14 years, Yung Ching Realty Group said Friday.
Economics Minister Deng Chen-chung said Friday that the government will explain a recent solar energy product mislabeling incident to the European Union in a bid to avoid anti-dumping and anti-subsidy tariffs likely to be imposed by the EU.
Shares in Taiwan closed slightly higher after moving in a narrow range since a mixed Wall Street failed to provide investors here with a clear indication to trade, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Friday, gaining NT$0.076 to close at the day's high of NT$33.156 amid cautious sentiment ahead of the release of U.S. non-farm payroll data, dealers said.
Friday, October 2, 2015
Trading of commercial real estate -- offices and manufacturing facilities -- totaled NT$7.5 billion in the third quarter, substantially lower than the NT$23 billion average recorded over the past decade, Colliers International Taiwan Ltd (高力國際) said yesterday.
Chinese manufacturing activity improved slightly in September while growth in service industries slowed due to disruptions from a massive military parade, surveys showed Thursday.