Kinpo Group (
A leading local electronics group, Kinpo includes the world's second-largest laptop computer maker Compal Electronics Inc (仁寶) and mobile phone maker Compal Communications Inc (華寶通訊).
"Next year, the group's revenues will grow 30 percent from this year's NT$670 billion [US$20.73 billion]," Kinpo chairman Rock Hsu (
"We will also have a new LCD TV [model] next year to target the North American market," Hsu said.
Hsu made the remarks on the sidelines of a media briefing for the group's mobile operator, Vibo Telecom Inc (
Vibo, which offers only third-generation (3G) services, said the service uses near-field communication technology and allows subscribers taking the Taipei Mass Rapid Transit System (MRT) to pay for the ride by swiping their handset.
The nation's top telecom company, Chunghwa Telecom Co (