Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:40:12 +0800 http://www.cens.com Industry In-Focus | Taiwan Industry Updates of CENS.com Taiwan Industry Updates of CENS.com http://www.cens.com www.CENS.com www.CENS.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 CTBC Bank Leads Taiwanese Peers in Asian Footholds after Tokyo Star Merger Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46695.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan`s FSC to Adopt "Global Quota Control" to Offset Market Saturation Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46697.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s CPI up 1.64% YoY in June Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46698.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Forex Reserves Again Hit Record High of US$423.45B. in June Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46699.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Teco to Set Up Premium Efficiency Motor Plants in China, Japan and Germany To further expand global business, Teco Electric & Machinery Co., Ltd., an established maker of electro-mechanical products in Taiwan, recently announced plans to set up three motor factories in China, Japan and Germ... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46700.html Quincy Liang / CENS Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Shipments of Advanced Battery Cells Surged 10% to 6.7 B. Units in 2013 One of the most important factors transforming the global automotive industry is vehicle electrification. Electric vehicles (EVs) are rapidly driving up demand for lithium-ion power cells, and gradually eating market sha... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46689.html Quincy Liang / CENS Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan`s IT Spending to Grow 3% in 2014: Gartner Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46691.html Quincy Liang / CENS Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Export Value Up 5th Straight Month to US$26.8B. in June Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46692.html Judy Li / CENS Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 21st Taiwan-France Industrial Cooperation Consultation Meeting Seeks More Cooperation & Business Opportunities A Taiwanese delegation led by M.J. Wu, Director General of Industrial Development Bureau (IDB) of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA), recently attended the 21st Taiwan-France Industrial Cooperation Consultation Meet... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46681.html Quincy Liang / CENS Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 FITs from 10 More Chinese Cities Allowed to Tour Taiwan Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46683.html Judy Li / CENS Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwanese Banks Encouraged to Tap Market in India Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46685.html Judy Li / CENS Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan May See US$2B. Drop in Exports to China due to Potential Sino-Korea FTA Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46686.html Judy Li / CENS Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Act Proposed to Offer Tax Breaks to SMEs to Raise Wages Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46649.html Judy Li / CENS Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 AUO Reports Q2 Consolidated Revenue of NT$102 B., up 8.8% from Q1 AU Optronics Corp. (AUO), a major maker of thin film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels in Taiwan, recently announced self-audited consolidated revenue of NT$34.1 billion (US$1.14 billion) for June 2014, ... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46653.html Quincy Liang / CENS Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Hon Hai Supplies Mexican Gov`t with 7 M. 23.6-inch LCD TVs Hon Hai Precision Ind. Co. Ltd. of Taiwan, a major global EMS (electronics manufacturing services) provider, recently won a 3-year order from the Mexican government for 7 million 23.6-inch LCD TVs. The supplier ha... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46656.html Quincy Liang / CENS Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Epistar, FOREPI Overcome Rivalry with Merger Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46637.html Ken Liu / CENS Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Global Tablet PC Shipment to Grow Less than 5% in 2014: WitsView Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46640.html Quincy Liang / CENS Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Over 80% of Taiwanese Youths Intend to Work in China: 104 Job Bank Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46643.html Judy Li / CENS Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Credit-card Spending Grows to NT$167B. in May Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46644.html Judy Li / CENS Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Yulon Nissan to Distribute NT$19.5 Per Share for 2013 Performance The board of Taiwan`s Yulon Nissan Motor Co., a joint venture between the local Yulon Group and Japanese automaker Nissan that serves as the local agent for Nissan and Infiniti cars, recently resolved to distribute a cas... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46645.html Quincy Liang / CENS Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Grey-market Economy Estimated at 28% of GDP in 2012 Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46646.html Steve Chuang / CENS Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwanese Gov`t Approves New EV Development Strategy & Action Plan Taiwan`s Executive Yuan (Cabinet) recently approved the new "Smart EV Development Strategy and Action Plan" proposed by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA), confirming that future development direction of the island`... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46647.html Quincy Liang / CENS Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Innolux Tops Global TFT-LCD Market for Auto, Medical and Aerospace Applications Innolux Display Corp., Taiwan`s largest supplier of thin film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels, topped global counterparts in supplying panels for automotive, medical and aerospace applications, accordi... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46616.html Quincy Liang / CENS Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan Expects to See Passenger Arrivals on Cross-strait Flights Hit Record 10 Million This Year Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46618.html Judy Li / CENS Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 4K2K TV Panel Penetration to Hit 7% in Q2: WitsView Shipments of 4K2K, or UHD (Ultra High Definition), TV panels have been better than expected, due mainly to vendors` promotions during the May 1st extended vacation in China and the HD broadcasting of the 2014 FIFA World ... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46619.html Quincy Liang / CENS Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 New-car Sales in Taiwan to Keep Flat This Year: Yulon`s Chairman Yen Contrary to popularly predicted rising car sales this year in Taiwan, Kenneth Yen, chairman of the Yulon Group, a major carmaker on the island that also contract-assembles Nissan, Infiniti, Mitsubishi, in addition to hav... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46620.html Quincy Liang / CENS Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s PMI Inches Down 0.4 to 58.2 in June Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46623.html Judy Li / CENS Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Structural Change in China Hampers Taiwan’s Exports: Central Bank Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46607.html Judy Li / CENS Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Starting Monthly Salary for Taiwan New Employees Averaged NT$25,175 in 2013 Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46610.html Judy Li / CENS Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Delta Launches Energy Storage Systems in France Delta Electronics, Inc. of Taiwan, the world`s largest supplier of power supply units, recently launched its smart energy storage systems in France, and plans to integrate also the Smart Grid and Photovoltaics (PV) relat... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46611.html Quincy Liang / CENS Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Foreign Automakers Eye Taiwan`s Recovering Market Sales of new cars in Taiwan have been increasing monthly since early this year, with more and more industry experts agreeing the arrival of a 10-year replacement peak. Such predicted, clear recovery is driving many forei... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46612.html Quincy Liang / CENS Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan Cooperative Taiwan’s Largest Syndicated Lender in First Half of 2014 Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46615.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Continued Panel-price Hikes to Benefit Profitability of Innolux and AUO Prices have been rising since late June for thin film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels, which is expected to continue into the third quarter and upgrade panel suppliers` profitability as result, accordi... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46589.html Quincy Liang / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Feng Tay to Invest US$16 M. to Set up Third Plant in Vietnam Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46590.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Business Turnover Expected to Hit Record NT$7 Trillion in First Half of 2014 Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46593.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s PMI Sees 2nd Straight Monthly Rise to 60.2 in April Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46594.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Financial Account Sees 15th Straight Quarterly Net Outflow of US$12.95B. in Q1, 2014 Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46595.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Credit-Card Spending Predicted to Hit Another Record High This Year Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46598.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Innolux Targets to be World`s No. 2 TFT-LCD Maker: Guo Terry Guo, chairman of Hon Hai Group, the parent group of Taiwan`s largest thin film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) maker Innolux Display Corp., recently said that Innolux is now the world`s third-largest pl... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46599.html Quincy Liang / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Excess Savings Estimated to Hit Record High of NT$1.73 Trillion in 2014 Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46600.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Sales of New Cars in Taiwan Hit 10-year High in June Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46602.html Quincy Liang / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Forex Reserves Again Hit Record High of US$421.495B in April Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46603.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Three Taiwanese Banks May be Allowed to Set up Branches in Myanmar Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46605.html Judy Li / CENS Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Economic Monitor Flashes 4th Consecutive Green in May, Indicating Continued Stability Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46606.html Judy Li / CENS Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Leading Auto-parts Makers TYG, TYC Announce New Investment Projects Stronger demand from the global auto-parts market is spurring Taiwanese makers to aggressively invest in production expansions. Two leading auto-parts makers, Tong Yang Industrial Co., Ltd. (TYG) and TYC Brothers Industr... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46577.html Quincy Liang / CENS Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan Cooperative Taiwan’s Largest Syndicated Lender in H1, 2014 Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46584.html Judy Li / CENS Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwanese Banks Shift Sights from Vietnam to Laos and Myanmar Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46585.html Judy Li / CENS Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwan’s Domestic Banks See Slowdown in Growth of RMB Deposits in May Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46572.html Judy Li / CENS Fri, 4 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Taiwanese Auto-parts Makers Accelerate Local and Overseas Investment Plans Depo Auto Parts Ind. Co. Ltd., one of the largest aftermarket (AM) auto-lamp manufacturers in Taiwan, recently announced that it will invest about NT$10 billion (US$333.3 million) in different production-capacity expansi... (Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46559.html Quincy Liang / CENS Fri, 4 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0800 Domestic Banks` Per-Capita-Staff Contribution Averages NT$2.033M in Q1, 2014 Full Story) ]]> http://cens.com/cens/html/en/news/news_inner_46560.html Judy Li / CENS