Taiwan tycoon sentenced to 8 years and 6 months for illegal loans

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former SinoPac Financial Holdings Co. (永豐金控) Chairman Ho Shou-chuan (何壽川) was sentenced to eight years and six months in prison for illegal loans Friday (Nov. 20), but his...

Luxury toilet paper sales on a roll in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Household sanitary paper manufactures have discovered that sales of higher-priced 3-ply toilet paper have shot up by as much as 20 percent this year, while sanitary paper with ...

Taiwan government to hold meeting with 8 companies over toilet paper panic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) is holding a meeting with eight major toilet paper manufacturers and retailers to get to the bottom of the sudden craze over toilet pap...

Taiwan shares end up but come off high

Taipei, Feb. 26 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan closed higher, led by large cap stocks in both electronics and non-high tech sectors, but came off an early high amid lingering worries over a possible interest ...

TPapocalypse: The great Taiwan toilet paper panic of 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Panic buying of toilet paper broke out over the weekend in Taiwan as word spread of a steep hike in the price of the toilet tissue due to a drastic rise in global pulp prices. ...

Taiwan's govt to act if collusion proven in toilet paper price hikes

Taipei, Feb. 24 (CNA) Taiwan's cabinet, the Executive Yuan, has vowed to act if it finds local toilet paper vendors have colluded to raise prices without good reason. In a statement released on...

Pollution shutdown in Chinese city of Kunshan hits Taiwanese companies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 17-day shutdown ordered by the government of the Chinese city of Kunshan (昆山) west of Shanghai to combat water pollution is hitting Taiwanese companies hard, reports sai...

Taiwanese tycoon needs 90 minutes to find NT$400 million for bail

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – SinoPac Financial Holdings Co. (永豐金控) founder Ho Show-chung (何壽川) needed less than an hour and a half to find NT$400 million (US$13 million) to pay for bail, reports said ...

SinoPac Holdings Chairman and two others detained

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – SinoPac Holdings Chairman Ho Show-chung (何壽川) was held in custody following prosecutors’ request to detain him over charges of illegal loans and violation of the Sec...

Taipei prosecutors want SinoPac chairman to be detained for illegal loans

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei District Prosecutors Office requested Saturday that SinoPac Holdings (永豐金控) chairman Ho Show-chung (何壽川) and two others be detained on charges of illegal loans to a...

Taiwan investigators raid SinoPac and question chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Prosecutors raided 13 homes and offices while summoning SinoPac Financial Holdings (永豐金控) Chairman Ho Show-chung (何壽川) for questioning about alleged illegal loans worth NT...

E Ink’s ePaper Signage Solutions Enhance the Learning Experience at the Estonian National Museum

BILLERICA, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 18, 2016--E Ink® Holdings, "E Ink" (8069.TWO), the leading innovator of electronic ink technology in the world, today announced its ePaper signage solutions have...