Saturday, September 13, 2014
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE,日月光半導體), the world's largest integrated circuit packaging and testing services provider, said Friday that it has been included by Forbes in its 2014 Asia Fabulous 50 (Fab 50) Companies list.
Chunghwa Telecom Co. (中華電信), Taiwan's leading telecom services provider, said Friday it has been selected as one of the global components of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) series.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Friday, gaining NT$0.008 to close at the day's high of NT$30.068 after moving in a narrow range ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policymaking meeting next week, dealers said.
Friday, September 12, 2014
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) has sent invitations to the press for an event slated for Oct. 8 in New York.1 Comment
Following the unveiling of Apple's iPhone 6 handsets and the ApplePay service, local third-party payment platform developers yesterday urged the government to furnish Taiwanese companies with a fighting chance against the U.S.-based heavyweight.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
While the National Communications Commission (NCC) recently denied Tatung InfoComm (大同電信) the right to switch its WiMAX operating license to the latest 4G network.
Apple Inc. announced prices of its bigger iPhones for the Taiwan market Wednesday after the products were unveiled in the United States, with online ordering scheduled to begin later this month.
Japanese low-cost carrier Vanilla Air said Wednesday it will offer a new service between Tokyo and thex southern Taiwan city of Kaohsiung from next February, as it continues to explore the budget airline market in Taiwan.
The Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) announced last Friday that it will levy an anti-dumping tax on cold-rolled stainless steel imported from Taiwan, mainland China, Indonesia and Malaysia.
Labor Minister Chen Hsiung-wen (陳雄文) yesterday stated that he is willing to conditionally back businesses' appeal to raise the proportion of temporary workers if the arrangement meets certain requirements.