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Tropical Storm Sanvu to have little influence on Taiwan: CWB

<p>Taipei-A tropical depression near Guam turned into Tropical Storm Sanvu on Monday afternoon, but it is likely headed toward Japan and will have little effect on Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said on Monday.</p><p></p><p>Another tropical depression could form …</p>
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Taiwan shares edge up as large tech stocks consolidate

<p>Taipei-Shares in Taiwan closed slightly higher Monday as large-cap high-tech stocks remained in consolidation mode ahead of stiff technical resistance at around 10,600 points, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>Bucking the doldrums suffered by major electronics sto...
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No conclusion on extending free visas for Taiwanese: Thai official

<p>Taipei-The director of the Thailand Tourism Division in Taiwan said Monday that his country has not reached a conclusion about whether to continue allowing free visas for Taiwanese nationals, a policy that will expire by the end of August.</p><p></p><p>"Rig...
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Taiwan consumer confidence boosted by booming equity market: poll

<p>Taipei-Consumer confidence in Taiwan surged in August on a strong equity market as the weighted index ended above 10,000 points in almost 70 sessions, according to a survey released Monday by National Central University (NCU).</p><p></p><p>The survey showed...
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HTC unveils mid-range One A9s priced below NT$5,000

<p>Taipei-HTC Corp. (???), a Taiwan-based smartphone brand, announced Monday that the mid-range HTC One A9s model will carry a price tag of less than NT$5,000 (US$166).</p><p></p><p>HTC said that the price of NT$4,990 will make the new phone affordable to &hel...
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UNIVERSIADE: Chan sisters win tennis gold medal

<p>Taipei-Taiwanese tennis veterans Chan Yung-jan (???) and Chan Hao-ching (???) captured the women's doubles gold medal at the 2017 Taipei Universiade on Monday, overcoming a tough challenge from their Thai opponents to take the title 6-1, 7-5.</p><p></p><p>T...
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