Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A recent survey conducted by Shih Hsin University suggests that among utilization of different media outlets, television ranks the highest, though use of the Internet has topped that of newspapers.
Due to exceedingly high orders for 8-inch and 12-inch wafers, United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC, 聯電) has raised its product prices by 5 to 15 percent to take advantage of the product thirst in the market.
A Taiwanese naval vessel with local students on board had a brief standoff with a Chinese military vessel in the South China Sea last week, a local newspaper reported yesterday., 1 Comment
China's Taiwan Affairs Office spokesman Ma Xiaoguang (馬曉光) yesterday declared Beijing's determined opposition against Taiwan's independence in regard to recent remarks from Taiwan's main opposition party that cited otherwise.
Over sixty percent of surveyed teenagers from grades 5 to 8 have acknowledged difficulties in making friends, said the Child Welfare League Foundation (CWLF, 兒童福利聯盟) yesterday.
The Good Shepherd Social Welfare Service's cycling program “Force of Love” for immigrants ended recently in Taipei, after a total of 12 days cycling around Taiwan to raise funds for disadvantaged children., 1 Comment
UBS Securities warned Monday that a limited growth in television panels may cap revenue increases for two leading Taiwanese flat-panel makers in the third quarter of 2014.
Police on July 17 busted an online gambling ring, arresting a total of seven people, including two prime suspects, surnamed Wu (伍) and Wang (王) , for allegedly profiting illegally from a number of gambling websites, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局).
Utah Jazz forward Steve Novak said yesterday in Taipei that Jeremy Lin (林書豪) helped his performance when the two were teammates on the New York Knicks.
Fewer companies in Taiwan plan to give their employees a raise than a year ago despite the improving economy, according to the results of a survey released Monday.