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Is Taiwan Sinking Back Into Obscurity?

02-May-2014 Intellasia | Foreign Policy | 6:00 AM

Barring a natural disaster or political crisis involving China, the international media has often ignored Taiwan, an island of 23 million people just off the coast of the [...]
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HP, Foxconn team up for cloud servers

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

US computer giant Hewlett Packard and Taiwan’s Foxconn unveiled plans Wednesday to join forces to produce servers optimised for the Internet cloud. “This [...]
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Taiwan gets lift from global demand

02-May-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s export-dependent economy grew at its quickest pace in more than a year in the first quarter, data showed yesterday, suggesting rising momentum in developed [...]
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Taiwan executes five death-row inmates

Taiwan executes five death-row inmates

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

Taiwanese authorities said they executed five death-row inmates Tuesday, nearly a year after six prisoners were put to death. The justice ministry said the five were put to [...]
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A Month Before Deadline, Firms Play for Time on Conflict-Mineral Reporting

01-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Week | 6:00 AM

A Wall Street milestone passed last week without anyone taking much notice when Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) became the first company to file a conflict-minerals [...]
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Taiwan’s auto brand lines up for a spot in sun

01-May-2014 Intellasia | Gulf News | 6:00 AM

Chinese automotive brands have been getting a feel and run of the UAE market, a process that kicked up a gear or two with the introduction of the Chery and Baic last year. [...]
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Taiwan must tell US it still needs defense: institute

01-May-2014 Intellasia | Taipei Times | 6:00 AM

The government must do a better job of explaining that its policy of engaging with China does not eliminate the need to provide the nation with an effective defense, American [...]
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Foreign youth to visit Taiwan on exchange programme

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

A group of young professionals from five countries will visit Taiwan on an exchange programme that is aimed at helping them gain a better understanding of the island, the [...]
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Taiwan-US Commercial Forum to be held later this week

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

The annual Taiwan-US Commercial Forum is scheduled to take place in southern Taiwan later this week, according to the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), which is [...]
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Exar Purchase Of Taiwan-Listed iML Augurs More Consolidation In Chip Design Industry

01-May-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

US chip supplier Exar’s proposed acquisition last Friday of Taiwan-listed, California-based Integrated Memory Logic augurs further consolidation in the semiconductor [...]
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Formosa Plastics Buys Taiwan Cable Network

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Formosa Plastics Group has agreed to acquire a medium-size cable-television network in Taiwan from Swedish private-equity fund EQT Partners, in what will be the latest exit [...]
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Taiwan regulator penalises Bank SinoPac over derivative sales

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s market regulator said on Monday a local bank will be barred from issuing new foreign-exchange derivatives products for one year for failing to disclose the [...]
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SHEN: How a trade agreement with Taiwan secures its future

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Washington Times | 6:00 AM

The recent controversy in Taiwan caused by student protests over the country’s economic future appears to have subsided. Students illegally occupied the chamber of the [...]
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Taiwan Stocks Rise Most in Two Weeks on government Buying Report

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s stocks rose the most in two weeks on speculation that government funds are buying equities after a selloff last week triggered by concern the construction of a [...]
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Taiwan’s monitoring indicators point to steady growth in March

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s economy continued to improve in March as a government indicator of business activity flashed a green light for the second consecutive month, signaling steady [...]
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