Next Media's sale of its Taiwanese print business has fallen through a day before the deadline, but the sale of its television operation continues, a spokesman said yesterday.Wednesday, 27 March, 2013, 4:50am
Next Media, a company controlled by Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, has disclosed more details of the recently agreed sale of the company's Taiwan print and TV businesses to a group of Taiwanese businessmen, after changes in the composition of the consortium.14 Dec 2012 - 3:00am
Media tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying is expected to close the NT$17.5 billion (HK$4.7 billion) deal to sell Next Media's print and TV holdings in Taiwan as planned this Saturday, following efforts by the buyers to comply with regulatory restrictions.15 Nov 2012 - 6:55am
The People's Liberation Army provided a historic naval escort for a Taiwanese vessel yesterday, in pirate-infested Somali waters.
The PLA naval expeditionary force was escorting its second convoy in the trouble waters near the Gulf of Aden, Xinhua said.13 Jan 2009 - 12:00am
Formosa Plastics Group sparked a wave of Taiwanese investment when it announced plans to build a US$7 billion petrochemical complex in the Haicang investment zone in the late 1980s.
In the event, the Taiwanese plastics giant built only two PVC pipe and parts factories with a total investment of US$79.81 million.12 Jun 1997 - 12:00am
The influx of Taiwanese investments will not be affected even if Formosa Plastics Group withholds its power plant project in Zhangzhou, officials from Fuzhou, the capital of Fujian province, say.4 Apr 1997 - 12:00am
China has agreed to purchase electricity from Formosa Plastics Group's Zhangzhou Houshi power plant at a fixed price for 10 years.22 Aug 1996 - 12:00am
Formosa Plastics Group, one of Taiwan's largest business groups, is close to signing a US$1 billion agreement to build power plants in China, the Commercial Times says.19 Apr 1996 - 12:00am