Saturday, August 1, 2015
Falling oil prices and delayed business consumption have taken a toll on the manufacturing sector, the economic indicator of which flashed a depressed "blue" signal in June, according to a report released yesterday by the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER, 台灣經濟研究院).
Friday, July 31, 2015
The U.S. economy posted a solid rebound in the April-June quarter after a harsh winter, led by a surge in consumer spending and a recovery in foreign trade that bode well for the rest of the year.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
The number of signed contracts to buy homes fell in June, as limited supplies of homes on the market are holding back possible sales growth.
The world's largest copper producer Codelco said Tuesday that operations were back to normal at a northern Chile mine after a brief stoppage during a week-old strike by contract workers.
Online retail giant Amazon wants to carve out a special zone of the sky to shuttle commercial drones that would deliver goods to its customers.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
The U.S. dollar recovered slightly against the yen Tuesday, although gains were limited as investors remain on edge after a sharp plunge in Chinese stock markets hit risk sentiment.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Bullishness is not a word much associated with Janet Yellen since she became U.S. Federal Reserve chair 18 months ago, but that could change with the Fed's next policy meeting.
Regulators in the northern U.S. state of South Dakota this week will consider whether to approve for the second time in just over five years construction th
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Fiat Chrysler has decided to recall about 1.4 million cars and trucks in the U.S. just days after two hackers revealed that they took control of a Jeep Cherokee SUV over the Internet.