Taiwan government to intervene in solar industry unemployment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said on Sunday (July 21) that it would set up a platform to help employees recently laid off by solar energy-related companies to f...

Taiwan Supreme Court confirms 8-year jail term for ex-chairman of famous brand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The ex-chairman of one of Taiwan’s most prominent brand names, Tatung (大同), will have to serve eight years in prison and pay a fine of NT$300 million (US$9.48 millio...

Talent deficit Taiwan's biggest problem for returnee investors: MOEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A talent deficit is the biggest problem Taiwan must solve as more and more overseas Taiwanese companies move back and invest in the country, said the Ministry of Economic ...

Taiwan's Chunghwa Picture Tubes to lay off 2,500 employees

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As part of its reorganization plan under bankruptcy, Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (中華映管), today announced that will lay off approximately 2,500 employees. Under its bankruptc...

Taiwan's Chunghwa Picture Tubes to resume production at Taoyuan factories

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Following the sudden shutdown of two Chunghwa Picture Tube factories in Taoyuan last weekend, the company has optimistically announced that production will resume within the ne...

Chunghwa Picture Tubes: financial stress causes sudden shutdown of factories in Taoyuan,Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese company Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (華映) on Saturday, Dec. 15 announced the sudden suspension of production at two Taoyuan factories without prior notice. ...

Smart Display and Touch Exhibition 2016 to showcase trends

Smart Display and Touch Exhibition 2016 (Touch Taiwan2016), a UFI-certified event, will take place from August 24 to August 26 at the Taipei World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall, to showcase the...

Number of furloughed workers in Taiwan down over 3,000

The number of workers in Taiwan on unpaid leave fell in the first two weeks of January by more than 3,000 after several manufacturers ended their unpaid leave programs, statistics released by the gove...

Flat panel firm ends furloughs for employees

Taipei, Jan. 4 (CNA) Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (CPT), one of Taiwan's leading flat panel suppliers, said Monday that it has ended furloughs for its employees following a reduction in costs. ...

Labor ministry activates program to help workers on unpaid leave

Taipei, Nov. 17 (CNA) The Ministry of Labor has activated a training program for workers on unpaid leave to help them cope with their predicament at a time when more than 5,000 people have been for...

Unpaid leaves are trending, more than 5000 laborers affected

The Ministry of Labor published statistics on unpaid leaves on November 16. The most recent data has shown that the total number of unpaid leaves has jumped to 5,292. Government official said that...

TSMC to raise salaries next year as it outperforms global IC industry

Taipei, Nov. 7 (CNA) Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, ???), the world's largest contract chip maker, said Saturday that the company will raise the salary for its employees next year as ...

Flat panel firm confirms employees will be sent on furlough

Taipei, Nov. 6 (CNA) Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (????), one of Taiwan's leading flat panel suppliers, confirmed Friday that it had asked its employees to take unpaid leave due to a supply glut in t...

Chunghwa Picture Tubes to suspend production at one of its plants

Taipei, Nov. 3 (CNA) Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (????), one of Taiwan's leading flat panel suppliers, has decided to suspend production at a 4.5-generation plant located in the Longtan District of...

Chunghwa Picture Tubes to build plant in Fujian

Taipei, June 3 (CNA) Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (??), one of Taiwan's leading flat panel suppliers, has decided to build a 6th-generation plant in Fujian at a cost of 12 billion Chinese yuan (US1....