Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Speculation surrounds Wowprime after Steve Day (戴勝益) announced his sudden retirement yesterday morning with immediate effect, with co-founder and chairman of the company's operations in China Chen Cheng-hui (陳正輝) named as acting chairman.
The Japanese Red Cross Society has donated a shipment of 2,730 pieces of artificial skin measuring over 21 square meters and worth NT$23.06 million (US$746,520) to Taiwan to help treat hundreds of victims of the colored powder blast at a New Taipei City water park on June 27.
In wake of the Greeks' rejection of the Eurogroup's debt deal, heads of the Ministry of Finance (MOF, 財務部), Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) and the National Development Council (NDC, 國發會) yesterday said that unless the euro depreciates, its impact on Taiwan's export market will be insignificant.
The economic indicator flashed the "yellow-blue" signal in May, marking an economic state "in transition to sluggishness" for the third consecutive month, said the Commerce Development Research Institute (CDRI, 商業發展研究院) yesterday, .......
Shares in Taiwan plunged Monday, as did most other Asian shares, after Greece on Sunday overwhelmingly rejected the terms of a bailout offered by its international creditors.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所) announced yesterday that the securities net oversold position by foreign investors was NT$13.30 billion during the week of June 29-July 3.
In response to the government's policy of motivating companies to attach more importance to corporate governance in recent years, the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所) has compiled and launched the "TWSE Corporate Governance 100 Index," ..................
Monday, July 6, 2015
BASF and Fraunhofer IPMS-CNT announced that they have joined forces to develop innovative solutions for the semiconductor industr. BASF has installed a modern tool for electrochemical metal deposition at the Fraunhofer IPMS Center for Nanoelectronic Technologies (CNT) in Dresden. Fraunhofer is Europe's largest organization for applied research, according to a press release of the BASF.
Despite a drop in the Taiwan Stock Exchange Capitalization Weighted Stock Index (TAIEX) on the main board in the second quarter of this year, 70 percent of the mutual funds tracking local share prices posted gains, according to market statistics.