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Taiwan raises 2019 growth outlook, sees faster pace next year

Aug 16 2019

TAIPEI Taiwan raised its 2019 economic growth forecast on Friday, with prospects lifted by more factories moving production to the island from China despite worries about slowing technology demand and the Sino-U.S. trade war.

Exclusive: Foxconn plans management overhaul as Chairman Gou seeks Taiwan presidency - source

Jun 06 2019

TAIPEI Apple supplier Foxconn is planning to overhaul its management structure to get more senior executives involved in the running of its daily operations, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-Foxconn plans management overhaul as Chairman Gou seeks Taiwan presidency -source

Jun 06 2019

* Company aims to boost transparency -source (Adds committee details, comments from source)

EXCLUSIVE-Foxconn to reveal management overhaul as Gou sets sights on presidency -source

Jun 06 2019

TAIPEI, June 6 Apple supplier Foxconn is planning to overhaul its management structure in a move that would see more senior executives involved in the running of its daily operations, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

UPDATE 1-Taiwan cuts 2019 GDP forecast on slowing tech demand

May 24 2019

TAIPEI, May 24 Taiwan lowered its 2019 economic growth forecast on Friday, as sluggish global tech demand dragged on the island's export-reliant economy, adding to pressures from a protracted Sino-U.S. trade war.

Chip designer Mediatek gets Taiwan nod to export goods to ZTE

May 07 2018

TAIPEI Taiwanese chip designer Mediatek Inc has received an export permit from the government to sell components to ZTE Corp, a Chinese telecoms equipment maker subjected to restrictions in the United States.

Taiwan stymies new China flights amid route row, official says

Jan 19 2018

TAIPEI/SHANGHAI Taiwan's aviation regulator has stalled applications for new flights from China Eastern Airlines and Xiamen Airlines amid a row between Beijing and the self-ruled island over air routes, a regulatory official said on Friday.

Taiwan probes massive power cut that affects millions of households

Aug 16 2017

TAIPEI Taiwan said on Wednesday it was investigating a massive power blackout that hit businesses and residential homes, affecting close to seven million households on the heavily industrialized island amid sweltering heat.

Taiwan raises 2017 economic outlook to three-year high, but warns of risks ahead

May 26 2017

TAIPEI Trade-reliant Taiwan raised its 2017 economic growth outlook to a three-year high on Friday as exports improve, driven by strong global demand for smartphones and other hi-tech electronic gadgets.

China's Li visits Apple supplier Foxconn after CEO's White House trip

May 10 2017

TAIPEI China is the best place for expanding manufacturing and investment, the country's premier told the world's largest contract electronics maker Foxconn less than two weeks after its chief executive Terry Gou went to the White House to discuss increasing investment in the United States.

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