TAIEX closes up 1.03%; TWD drops below 30 against USD
December 31, 2013, 12:07 am TWN
TAIPEI--Taiwan share prices closed up 88.39 points, or 1.03 percent, at 8,623.43 Monday on turnover of NT$87.64 billion (US$2.93 billion).
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Monday, gaining NT$0.005 to close at NT$30.030. Turnover totaled US$456 million during the trading session.
The greenback opened at NT$30.050, and moved between NT$29.898 and NT$30.060 before the close.