Taiwan Hon Hai reports highest-ever October sales

On the back of the debut of the latest smartphones from Apple Inc., Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., one of the most important iPhone assemblers, reported Tuesday that sales hit the highest level ever ...

Foxconn plans high performance computing data center in Wisconsin

Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. plans to build a High Performance Computing Data Center (HPCDC) in Wisconsin as part of its major investment in the U.S. state. Hon H...

Taiwan's Foxconn adjusts dispatch workers' ratio in China

Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. said Monday that it has been gradually adjusting the dispatch workers ratio in its factories in China to meet legal requirements, in res...

Taiwan TSMC founder Morris Chang unlikely to be Han's running mate

Taipei (CNA) Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) founder Morris Chang (張忠謀) is unlikely to run alongside Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) on the Kuomintang's (KMT) 2020 presidential tick...

Taiwan's Foxconn unit to expand in India, Vietnam amid trade war

Taipei (CNA) FIH Mobile Ltd., a Hong Kong-listed subsidiary of Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., said Monday that to assuage the impact from trade friction between the U...

Taiwan's Foxconn denies knowledge of Guangzhou panel plant sale

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., a Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing giant, said Friday it had no information about a media report which said the company is seeking to sell a large...

With Taiwan's presidential candidates set, poll gives Tsai the edge

Taipei (CNA)-- The first poll taken after the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) confirmed Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) as its presidential candidate has shown him clearly trailing President Tsai Ing-wen...

Foxconn vows not to fall short on Wisconsin deal

Taipei, July 10 (CNA) Taiwanese electronics contract manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. reiterated Wednesday its commitment to the U.S. state of Wisconsin, vowing to create a large number of ...

Taiwan's Foxconn founder aims to levy NT$160 billion in taxes on wealthy

Taipei (CNA) - Terry Gou (郭台銘), a presidential contender of the opposition Kuomintang (KMT), said Saturday that if he is elected the next president of Taiwan, he will levy a tax on the wealthy that wi...

KMT presidential contenders back continued use of nuclear power

All five contenders in the opposition Kuomintang's (KMT's) presidential primary advocated Wednesday for nuclear energy to remain one of the country's main sources of power, saying it shoul...

It’s time to take the Terry Gou threat seriously

The Han wave might be weakening a little, but it is still consuming just about all the pan-blue media coverage in Taiwan. However, there is growing reason to wonder whether the Han wave might ...

Taiwan's Han, Gou compete against each other on economic issues in TV presentation

The top two contenders of the opposition Kuomintang's (KMT's) presidential primary both pledged Tuesday to focus on improving the strained cross-Taiwan Strait relations and to boost the econom...

Foxconn could assemble TV screens in Vietnam: report

Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. is studying the feasibility of setting up a production site in Vietnam to roll out TV screens, according to the Saigon Times. In a re...

Terry Gou steps down, hands over reins at Taiwan's Foxconn

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Foxconn Chairman and Kuomintang (KMT) presidential contender Terry Gou (郭台銘) announced on Friday morning (June 21) at the company’s annual general meeting that he would h...

Investment pledges by overseas Taiwan firms top NT$375 billion

Another four Taiwanese companies have gained approval to return home under a government incentive program, bringing the total investments pledged by such firms to over NT$375 billion (US$11.90 billion...