Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

US hiring may have risen last month in a sign of resilience

WASHINGTON (AP) — America's employers may have stepped up their hiring last month after a slowdown in August. But COVID-19's fingerprints will likely still be found on the September jobs report being ...

CAGR of 6.2% By 2026|North America Methanesulfonic Acid Market Growth Driven By Growing Adoption In Industrial And Pharmaceutical Applications

Methanesulfonic acid (MSA) is a alkanesulfonic acid, which is a strong colorless or white solid. Acid strength of methanesulfonic acid is similar to that of sulfuric acid, but it is not an oxidant. It...

Taiwan's upcoming NT$5,000 vouchers to stimulate five key industries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Development Council expects the benefits of the upcoming “Quintuple Stimulus Vouchers” (振興五倍券) program to be more than double last year’s &l...

LyondellBasell Announces Startup of 400,000 KTA / year South Korean Joint Venture Facility

HOUSTON and HONG KONG, June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced the successful startup of Ulsan PP Co., Ltd.'s 400,000 kiloton per annum (KTA) polypropylene production f...

Tsannkuen insists laptops still in-stock amid school closures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Tsannkuen electronics and appliances chain on Wednesday (May 19) denied media reports that laptop computers were in short supply in some of its stores amid ...

Even as economy heats up, Fed to stick with near-zero rates

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring is accelerating as Americans increasingly venture out to shop, eat at restaurants and travel, and inflation pressures are even picking up after lying dormant for years. Yet th...

Holiday sales tick up as shoppers invest in their homes

NEW YORK (AP) — Retail sales increased a modest 3% during a longer holiday season this year, as homebound shoppers spent more on furnishing and food but less on clothing and jewelry, according to figu...

Mastercard SpendingPulse: November holiday sales up 5.1%

NEW YORK (AP) — Retail sales rose 5.1% in November, as spending on home furnishings and consumer electronics helped offset a drop in sales of clothing and at department stores, a widely watched indust...

Black Friday shopping could look very different this year

Doors bursting open at stores. Crowds spilling into the aisles. Elbows brushing up against others. Products flying off shelves. These are the hallmark images of Black Friday. Well, t...

US retail sales slipped 0.2% in April

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales slipped last month, as Americans cut back their spending on clothes, appliances, and building materials. The Commerce Department said Wednesday th...

A strong economy translates into big sales this holiday

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans buoyed by a strong economy pushed holiday sales growth to a six-year high. Retail sales rose 5.1 percent between Nov. 1 and Dec. 24 from a year ago, accordi...

Finally, There's One Service You Can Rely on for Advice and Help for All Your Tech Needs

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2018--For the first time, Best Buy customers can get help for all their technology and appliances, immediately and easily, no matter where or when they bought the...

Global Plating on Plastics Market - Growth Analysis and Forecast | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2018-- has announced its latest report on the for the period 2018-2022. Technavio’s new market research report on the global plating on plastics market provides an an...

Tech firm: Thanksgiving-Black Friday sales rose 11.9 percent

NEW YORK (AP) — Despite holiday deals all month, shoppers still picked up their spending on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday, one technology company says. Spending for Thursday and ...

Business Highlights

___ Senators reach deal on resuming payments to health insurers WASHINGTON (AP) — Key senators have reached a breakthrough deal on resuming federal payments to heal...