Thursday, October 1, 2015
Mainland China said Wednesday it will halve purchase taxes on vehicles with small engines, in an attempt to boost sales in the world's largest car market where demand has weakened.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
In a complete reversal of its previous verdict, the Kaohsiung District Court yesterday ruled Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE, 日月光) not guilty of pouring toxic wastewater into a river.
French and Indian defense officials are to hold fresh talks Tuesday on the purchase of 36 Rafale jets, with hopes drawn-out negotiations on the multibillion-dollar deal are close to concluding, an official said.
Kellogg said Monday that it bought Egyptian cereal company Mass Food Group for US$50 million as it seeks to boost its presence in Africa.
Mainland China will set an annual cap on cash withdrawals overseas using domestic bank cards, state media said Tuesday, as fears over capital outflows in the world's second largest economy grow.
India's central bank aggressively cut interest rates on Tuesday in a bid to kick-start economic growth, following a sharp drop in inflation.
The yen gained Tuesday on worries that China's economy will weigh on global growth, while other Asian currencies retreated against the U.S. dollar on an expected rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Indonesia on Tuesday unveiled more stimulus measures to woo desperately needed investment, in its latest bid to boost the sliding rupiah and breathe new life into the slowing economy.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Historic data show Taiwan shares tend to move up in the fourth quarter and a domestic institutional investor has forecast the weighted stock index will hit 8,800 points before the end of the year.
To worldwide racing fans, the 2015 Formula One Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix just concluded on Sept. 20. But to the Lotus F1 Team, their most important task was just beginning after the three-day festival ended.