Revenue of major Taiwan tech companies rose 3.63% in April

TAIPEI -- Revenues at Taiwan's major tech companies grew slightly year-on-year in April even though the island's semiconductor sector, a key driver for the local economy, decelerated sharply in the month due to the slowdown in China and inventory adjustments. ( read original story ...)

Recent GPN News

ATLANTA & TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 2017-- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services, is pleased to offer merchants in Taiwan the ability to accept credit and debit card paymen ... ( read original story ...)

SMIC urges Taiwan chipmakers to partner with China-based peers

Taiwan-based IC makers can explore many business opportunities in China by building their manufacturing bases locally, Chiu said. In addition, Chiu disclosed that SMIC has been engaged in the development of 14nm FinFET chips. SMIC will move forward ... ( read original story ...)

Flying Cathay Business Class for Just 9,000 Miles

While I didn’t spend any time sleeping on my short flight to Taiwan, I found Cathay’s seat to be pretty comfortable and definitely specious enough for a good night of sleep on a longhaul flight. I was seated in the first row of the business class cabin ... ( read original story ...)

China Airlines to fly Airbus A350 on Sydney-Taipei route

Behind the business class cabin is the Sky Bistro bar with self-serve ... The new China Airlines flight CI56 leaves Sydney at 1.30pm to reach Taipei at 7.50pm; the CI55 return leg is wheels-up from Taipei at 8.10am and arrives into Sydney at 8.25pm. ( read original story ...)

Presidential Palace, Taipei, Taiwan

Taiwan has emphasised that the New Southbound policy (NSP) aims to strengthen economic cooperation with ASEAN and South Asian nations. Announcing the New South Bound Policy, President Tsai Ing-wen highlighted that India is the centerstage of New Southbound ... ( read original story ...)