Friday, April 10, 2015
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Thursday, gaining NT$0.005 to close at NT$31.231 as the local central bank intervened to push the U.S. unit back into positive territory, dealers said.
MediaTek Inc. (聯發科), one of Taiwan's leading integrated circuit designers, reported Thursday that it had attained its sales target for the first quarter of the year, largely on the back of a sharp increase in its March revenues.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Taiwan's Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) in the first quarter of the year was the second-highest among the four areas in the Greater China region that also include mainland China, Macau and Hong Kong, according to a joint university study on consumer confidence in the region.
Economics Minister John Deng (鄧振中) confirmed that he met with Indonesian Industry Minister Saleh Husin in Taipei when the latter visited the island in March.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
As department stores make adjustment to floor layout and introduce new restaurant brands, their sales are likely to reach NT$320 billion this year, which is a new record, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).
HTC Corp. (宏達電) 14.6 percent, Apple Inc. 14.3 percent and Sony Mobile 11.0 percent, IDC's statistics showed.
Shares in Taiwan closed up Tuesday as investors took hints from a jump on Wall Street overnight, dealers said.
As water shortages continue to plague Taiwan, the Central Emergency Operation Center will hold a third meeting this Friday, considering the launch of phase-three water rationing in Tainan and Kaohsiung at the end of May.
Deutsche Post DHL Group, a global mail and logistics company headquartered in Germany, yesterday announced a 10-20 million euro (NT$337 million to NT$674 million) investment in Taiwan as part of its "Strategy 2020."
The Canadian branch of Taiwanese computer maker Acer Inc. (宏碁) announced Tuesday that it has renewed its status as an Official Partner of the Toronto Blue Jays and will have an expanded role with the Jays Care Foundation for the 2015 baseball season.