Thursday, October 16, 2014
Siemens Taiwan and the National Taipei University of Business (NTUB,國立台北商業大學) on Wednesday signed an agreement for industry-education cooperation, elevating the international competitiveness of NTUB students and staff.
Foreign institutional investors brought more funds into Taiwan than they remitted out during the past two days, reversing a recent trend, Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC,金融監督管理委員會) Chairman Tseng Ming-chung (曾銘宗) said Wednesday.
China Airlines (CAL,中華航空), Taiwan's largest airline, flew its first Boeing 777-300ER to Hong Kong and then Bangkok but it plans to expand the aircraft's route network as more are delivered, the Economic Daily News reported Wednesday.
The U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar Wednesday, shedding NT$0.010 to close at NT$30.420 as traders here took cues from a strong South Korean won to raise their holdings in the local currency, dealers said.
Toyota said Wednesday it is recalling 1.75 million vehicles globally over brake problems and other glitches that posed a fire risk, marking the latest in a string of call backs by the world's biggest automaker.
South Korea's central bank lowered its key interest rate to a record low Wednesday as it tries to bolster a fragile economic recovery. The bank also downgraded its growth forecasts for Asia's fourth-largest economy.
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Propelled by surging shale output, the United States is fighting for supremacy in the global oil market even as a pullback in crude prices threatens to challenge the boom.
CSX Corp. (CSX) on Tuesday said its third-quarter profit grew 12 percent to US$509 million as it hauled more freight amid an improving economy.
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