Friday, August 22, 2014
Shares in Taiwan dipped Thursday as the bellwether electronics sector weakened as a result of investors locking in gains they had built up in the sector in recent sessions, dealers said.
The production value of Taiwan's machine tool industry is expected to increase this year by about an annual 4.5 percent on the back of a global economic recovery, according to a research report Wednesday.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Gobo Group (國寶集團) President Chu Guo-rong (朱國榮) was called in for investigation yesterday by the Investigation Bureau, Ministry of Justice on suspicion of participating in market manipulation and defrauding the investing public.
Shares of Motech Industries Inc. (茂迪), one of Taiwan's leading solar cell suppliers, extended their gains for a second day Wednesday following the reduction of an anti-dumping tariff imposed on the company by the U.S. Commerce Department, dealers said.
Taipei signed a registry agreement with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) Wednesday with the top-level domain suffix “.taipei” set to open for registration in November, according to Taipei's Department of Information Technology (DIT).
Representatives of the 2014 Taipei International Beef Noodle Festival organized by the Taipei City government made their last China stop in Shanghai Wednesday to promote the 10th anniversary of the annual festival.
AT&T Inc., the second-biggest U.S. wireless carrier, confirmed Wednesday it will sell the Windows version of the HTC One M8, a day after its bigger rival Verizon Wireless began selling the new flagship phone.
The output value of Taiwan's integrated circuit (IC) packaging and testing sector could rise more than 5 percent in the third quarter from a quarter earlier because of peak season effects, according to a government research report.
Cathay Life Insurance (國泰人壽) yesterday announced that the company has purchased a prime property in London, marking the first acquisition by a Taiwanese life insurance carrier since the Financial Supervision Commission's (FSC,金融監督管理委員會) approval of overseas real estate investments for the sector.
Taiwan's export orders totaled US$38.18 billion in July, up 5.7 percent year-on-year and marked a six-month growing streak, based on a report released by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) yesterday.