Friday, May 22, 2015
Small- and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) should partner with Chinese entrepreneurs to develop opportunities created by the "One Belt, One Road" (一帶一路) initiative, former Vice President Vincent Siew (蕭萬長) said yesterday in Greater Kaohsiung.
Farglory Group (遠雄) said it is communicating with banks backing the suspended Taipei Dome project as fears mount over a potential loan default.
The Taiwan International Hotel, Restaurant, and Catering Show (Horeca, 台灣國際飯店暨餐飲設備用品展) has broken a record by attracting more than 180 exhibitors to join the show, using up to 600 booths at TWTC Exhibition Hall 1 (世貿一館), ......
The Executive Yuan said Thursday that a capital gains scheme targeting the local property market is scheduled to go into effect in 2016, with Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) saying that this will be a milestone in Taiwan's tax reforms.
Shares in Taiwan came under heavy pressure to end below the 9,600-point mark Thursday as selling focused on the financial sector amid worries over an increase in non-performing loans, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Thursday, shedding NT$0.032 to close at NT$30.650 on reduced concerns that the U.S. Federal Reserve will kick off an interest rate hike cycle in June, dealers said.
Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (TWSE) recently initiated a campaign to promote its Facebook fan page, in an attempt to enhance communication with the public.
HSBC Bank (China) opened a branch in Fuzhou yesterday, making it the first international bank to offer services in the China (Fujian) pilot "free-trade zone."
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Auto parts company Iron Force Industrial Co. (劍麟) said yesterday that air bags received from Takata Corp. have no safety issues in the midst of the largest vehicle recall in the United States due to the Japanese merchant's defective air bags.
International orders received in April fell 4 percent compared with a year ago, putting an end to almost two years of consecutive growth the nation has seen.