Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Shares in Taiwan took a dive Tuesday after the rally seen a session earlier as Taiwanese suppliers to Apple Inc. came under pressure, dragging down the bellwether electronics sector, dealers said.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought to reassure investors that his reformist agenda would translate into better governance for Asia's third-largest economy.
On course to enjoy the largest growth in regional semiconductor manufacturing equipment and materials capital expenditures for 2014-15, Taiwan will bring this investment energy into focus on Sept. 3-5 at SEMICON Taiwan 2014.
The government may model South Korea's real estate tax system to grant more tax deductibles to middle- and low-income families, while having the rich pay more taxes.
A survey by the Ministry of Labor (MOL) published yesterday showed that demand for manpower across businesses in the fourth quarter is expected to hit a three-year high, indicating that Taiwan's employers are more willing to take on new hires amid more encouraging economic recovery.
U.S. President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the U.S. minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy's “revving” performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats opening their fall campaigns for the midterm congressional elections.
Foreign companies in China feel increasingly targeted for unfair enforcement of anti-monopoly and other laws and might cut investment if conditions fail to improve, a U.S. business group said Tuesday.
Berlin's gigantic IFA consumer electronics fair opens this week, with the shadow of Apple looming large even if the iconic U.S. brand traditionally snubs the event.
French President Francois Hollande and Mario Draghi the head of the European Central Bank (ECB) have agreed that European demand must be lifted to head off a risk of deflation, French officials said.
The EU should convert a whole spectrum of television and radio frequencies for use by mobile broadband by around 2020 as smartphone use soars, a report said on Monday.