Category Archives: Business

Scoot introduces A320neo on Taoyuan-Singapore route

Taipei, Singapore-based budget airline Scoot, which has been operating in Taiwan for six years, said Thursday it has put its new Airbus A320neo aircraft into service on the Taoyuan-Singapore route.

The aircraft has been making three to four round-trip flights …

Taiwan shares soar on eased concerns over U.S.-China trade tension

Taipei, Shares in Taiwan strengthened from a session earlier, soaring more than 100 points Wednesday as buying was sparked by reduced concerns over trade friction between the United States and China, dealers said.

The selling pressure was eased by U.S. …

Japan disappointed over Taiwan referendum result: envoy

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) Japan’s top envoy to Taiwan expressed Tuesday his government’s disappointment over a referendum result voted by Taiwan’s public in late November to maintain a ban on imports of agricultural products and food from areas in Japan …

Taiwan’s average regular wage up over 2.5% in October

Taipei, The average regular wage in Taiwan rose more than 2.5 percent from a year earlier in October at a time when the local economy continued to grow, improving local employment, the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS) …

Taiwan’s Wang Po-jung joins Japanese pro baseball team

Taipei, Taiwanese outfielder Wang Po-jung (???) has signed a three-year contract for up to US$4 million with the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters of Japan’s professional baseball league, according to the player’s agent, PCG Bros Sports Management.

Wang’s current team, the Lamigo …