Tuesday, June 18, 2013
A Chinese dissident who fled his home country to become a visiting scholar at New York University accused the school on Sunday of asking him to leave because of “unrelenting pressure” from China.
Most fossil fuels must remain in the ground because burning them will unleash changes which will “challenge the existence of our society,” a new Australian government agency report warned Monday.
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Bargain hunters from around the world flock to Manhattan's Chinatown for bags, jewelry and other accessories bursting onto sidewalks from storefronts along Canal Street.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Austria's economy stagnated for the fourth quarter in a row in January-March, official data showed Monday, as key European partners remained mired in recession undermining demand for Austrian exports.
Thursday, June 6, 2013
Australia's economy grew slower-than-expected in the first three months of the year as the commodities-powered nation faces a painful transition away from its reliance on the mining sector.
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Hermes Microvision Inc. (HMI,漢微科) yesterday held its annual shareholders' meeting, with the company's board of directors approving a NT$12 per-share dividend payout.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Mining magnate Gina Rinehart had AU$7 billion (US$6.8 billion) wiped off her fortune in the past year but remains Australia's wealthiest person, an annual rich list showed Wednesday.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Australia will delay its foreign aid spending targets and close its embassy in Budapest as the government scrambles to rein in costs to meet revenue shortfalls, Foreign Minister Bob Carr said Monday.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Tsai Chin-Lung (蔡錦隆) yesterday proposed that the Executive Yuan postpone October's scheduled electricity price hike.
Australia's central bank scaled back its inflation and growth forecasts Friday, warning of a “subdued” outlook as the commodities-driven economy transitions away from mining.