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Cher Wang controls TVBS: Apple Daily


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – HTC Corporation Chairwoman Cher Wang controls cable station TVBS after a Hong Kong media group sold its majority stake to three...full story
updated 2015-01-29 06:00 PM
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Trader Edward Curran, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. The U.S. stock market is mixed in early trading after two straight days of gains. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) The new Toyota Tacoma truck is unveiled during the North American International Auto Show, Monday, Jan. 12, 2015 in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) In this Jan. 21, 2015 photo, Microsoft's Lorraine Bardeen demonstrates HoloLens headset during an event at the company's headquarters in Redmond, Wash. With the new HoloLens headset, Microsoft is offering real-world examples to show how you might use three-dimensional digital images _ or holograms _ in daily life. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) In this Oct. 16, 2014 picture, former Navy helicopter pilot and San Diego Gas & Electric unmanned aircraft operator Teena Deering holds a drone as it is prepared for takeoff near Boulevard, Calif. San Diego Gas and Electric thinks that drones might be a cheaper, faster way to inspect its power lines in remote areas.  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
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Cher Wang controls TVBS: Apple Daily

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – HTC Corporation Chairwoman Cher Wang controls cable station TVBS after a Hong Kong media group sold its majority stake to three....Fullstory

2015-01-29 06:00 PM

Ibsen Awards Are Announcing The Ibsen Scholarships 2015

Associated Press

SKIEN, Norway--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 29, 2015--Funds amounting to NOK 1.000.000,- (approx. Euro 115.000,- /USD 129.000,-) will be awarded to theatre projects worldwide. Scholarships are applicable to individuals,....Fullstory

2015-01-29 07:22 PM

Dozens of flights cancelled in German airport strikes

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- Dozens of flights are being canceled at Germany's Duesseldorf and Cologne-Bonn airports after private security workers walked off the job in a....Fullstory

2015-01-29 06:43 PM

German unemployment up to 7 pct in Jan amid seasonal factors

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- German unemployment rose to 7 percent in January, but the increase was due largely to seasonal factors and the Federal Labor Agency....Fullstory

2015-01-29 06:01 PM

Local bourse hit by Wall Street losses

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan were hammered by losses on Wall Street overnight as investors took cues from....Fullstory

2015-01-29 05:30 PM

Serious brain drain continues in Taiwan's job market: ECCT survey

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) Taiwanese companies will not be able to easily satisfy their human resources needs given the slow....Fullstory

2015-01-29 03:16 PM

Taiwan shares close down 0.88%

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed down 84.02 points, or 0.88 percent, at 9,426.90 Thursday on turnover of NT$82.30....Fullstory

2015-01-29 01:54 PM

Philippine economic growth slows to 6.1 percent last year

Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- Philippine economic growth slowed to 6.1 percent last year, hampered by natural disasters, but still outpaced most other countries in Asia. Socio-Economic....Fullstory

2015-01-29 12:22 PM

Japanese brokerage upgrades HTC stock rating to 'neutral'

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) A Japanese foreign brokerage has upgraded its stock rating on Taiwanese phone maker HTC Corp. from....Fullstory

2015-01-29 12:04 PM

International flights boost Vegas traffic; best since '08

Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A 12.5 percent increase in the number of international travelers last year helped push passenger traffic at McCarran International Airport to....Fullstory

2015-01-29 11:01 AM

Alibaba adjusted profit tops estimates, revenue falls short

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group says its net income fell as it faced higher one-time costs but its adjusted earnings beat....Fullstory

2015-01-29 09:01 PM

U.S. dollar closes higher on Taipei forex (update)

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Thursday, gaining NT$0.184 to close at the day's....Fullstory

2015-01-29 06:47 PM

Corporate Social Responsibility Weekly Recap (January 21, 2015

Associated Press

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 29, 2015--The following releases focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and moved during the week of January 21, 2015 ?V January 28, 2015. ANTWERP,....Fullstory

2015-01-29 06:22 PM

U.S. dollar closes higher on Taipei forex

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Thursday, gaining NT$0.184 to close at the day's....Fullstory

2015-01-29 05:48 PM

Toshiba Launches Single-phase Fan Motor Pre-driver ICs

Associated Press

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 29, 2015--Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the launch of new single-phase fan motor pre-driver ICs, the TC78B006 series, for the cooling fans of....Fullstory

2015-01-29 05:02 PM

Facebook expands its footprint to Taiwan

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) Facebook Inc. (??) announced Thursday that it will set up a small team based in Taipei....Fullstory

2015-01-29 02:16 PM

Evergreen Group to charter 11 large vessels

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) Evergreen Group (????), one of Taiwan's leading transport conglomerates, has agreed to charter 11 large ships....Fullstory

2015-01-29 01:05 PM

Pension fund could be in the red by 2018

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Payouts already exceed income for military and government personnel in the system....Fullstory

2015-01-29 12:09 PM

Siliconware shares resilient on 2014 results, rosy outlook

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) Shares of Siliconware Precision Industries Co. (??), one of Taiwan's leading integrated circuit packaging and....Fullstory

2015-01-29 11:59 AM

U.S. dollar higher in Taipei trading

Central News Agency

Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) The U.S. dollar was traded at NT$31.413 at 10:00 a.m. Thursday on the Taipei Foreign Exchange,....Fullstory

2015-01-29 10:14 AM

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