Thursday, February 12, 2015
Taiwan-based Pegatron Corp. (和碩), a contract electronics supplier for Apple Inc. and other brands, has unveiled a new product line of mobile accessories to cater to big-screen iPhone users.
Beef chop suey is not considered internal organs and therefore, it is unreasonable to prohibit its import, said Economics Minister John Deng (鄧振中), who is currently visiting Washington, D.C.
Fubon Property & Casualty Insurance (富邦產險), a subsidiary of Fubon Financial Holding Co. (富邦金) unit Fubon Insurance Co., has obtained approval from the China Insurance Regulatory Commission to open a branch in Sichuan province.
Taiwan's three science parks posted record-high revenue of NT$2.35 trillion last year, led by the integrated circuits (IC) industry, the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST, 科技部) said yesterday.
Shares of Innolux Corp. (群創) rose sharply Wednesday morning after the flat panel maker reported a more than 50 percent sequential increase in net profit in the fourth quarter of 2014 on strong demand for large-sized screens, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Wednesday, gaining NT$0.062 to close at NT$31.564 as traders parked their funds in the U.S. currency ahead Greek debt negotiations later this week, dealers said.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Wednesday as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電) got a boost from a higher-than-expected cash dividend proposal, attracting strong foreign institutional buying, dealers said.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Taiwanese computer maker Acer Inc. (宏碁) announced Tuesday the completion of its second public offering of 300 million common shares to raise a total of NT$5.4 billion (US$180 million) in funds.
Taiwan's Asustek (華碩) Computer Inc. said Tuesday that 2-in-1 detachable computers will feature more heavily in its product mix this year as it thinks there is growth potential in that segment.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC, 台積電) sales surged 69.4 percent to NT$87.12 billion in January, the highest gross when compared with the same month in past years.