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Taiwan sees record-high overseas tourist arrivals in Q1

09-May-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The number of tourists from overseas who visited Taiwan in the first quarter of 2014 reached 1.65 million, setting a record high, the Tourism Bureau said Thursday. A total of [...]
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Don’t wipe Taiwan off trade map

09-May-2014 Intellasia | The Australian | 6:00 AM

There appear to be strange forces that do their best to prevent that being known, but Taiwan’s the sixth-biggest buyer of Australian exports, $7.5 billion in the last [...]
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China wants to enhance dialogue with Taiwan society: Xi Jinping

09-May-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called for extended dialogue and interaction between the people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait to enhance understanding and [...]
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Taiwan considers fines for smartphone-addicted pedestrians

09-May-2014 Intellasia | Engadget | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is considering ticketing people who cross the street paying more attention to their iPhone than the cars around them. No, seriously. Taiwan currently has over 14 [...]
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HERE’S a secret: Australia does business with Taiwan.

09-May-2014 Intellasia | The Australian | 6:00 AM

There appear to be strange forces that do their best to prevent that being known, but Taiwan’s the sixth-biggest buyer of Australian exports, $7.5 billion in the last [...]
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Taiwan Holds Largest South China Sea Military Drill Since 2000

09-May-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Last month Taiwan conducted its largest military exercise in the South China Sea since 2000, according to a ruling party legislator. According to multiple news reports, Lin [...]
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Abolishing nuclear power harms Taiwan: Wall Street Journal Asia

09-May-2014 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

Giving up nuclear power would make Taiwan more vulnerable both economically and strategically, the Wall Street Journal Asia said in an opinion piece published yesterday. The [...]
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Ting Hsin, Foxconn submit rival bids for Taiwan’s Asia Pacific Telecom: source

09-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Ting Hsin International Group, parent of Chinese noodle maker Tingyi Holding (0322.HK), and Foxconn Technology Group have launched rival bids for small Taiwanese mobile [...]
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Taiwan stocks rise; Asia Pacific soars on merger news

09-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan stocks rose 0.1 percent on Thursday, with Asia Pacific rallying after a source told Reuters that Ting Hsin International Group and Foxconn Technology have submitted [...]
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Taiwan ranked 15th in world for media freedom

08-May-2014 Intellasia | Want China Times | 6:00 AM

Perceived media freedom in Taiwan has been ranked 15th worldwide, with 84 percent of Taiwanese surveyed in 2013 by Gallup saying the news media in their country have a lot of [...]
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Hon Hai chair urges recall of DPP lawmaker

08-May-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Terry Gou, one of Taiwan’s top businesspeople, launched a drive Tuesday to recall an opposition lawmaker who caused a ruckus at the private funeral of President Ma [...]
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Taiwan mulling ‘easier’ mobile credit card processing

08-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese consumers will soon benefit from “easier” payment experiences at certain restaurants and services companies, a local credit card promotion group said [...]
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How taxi app Easy Taxi expanded to 30 countries in just 2 years

08-May-2014 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

We have previously introduced Easy Taxi Singapore and Taiwan on Vulcan Post, and since then, the taxi booking app has expanded to over 30 countries with more than 10 million [...]
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Taiwan’s HTC forecasts profit, doubled sales in Q2

08-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s struggling smartphone maker HTC said Tuesday that it expects to swing to profitability and double its revenues in the three months to June, aided by the good [...]
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HTC steps up advertising to regain once-high market share

08-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s HTC Corp is stepping up advertising to ensure sales of the One M8 smartphone live up to the new flagship’s critical acclaim, and win the vendor a bigger [...]
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