Tuesday, February 24, 2015
As the stock market re-opens today after Lunar New Year, foreign institutions expressed optimism over the market's performance in the new year, predicting the index will hit close to the 10,000-point mark.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
A strong showing in the local bourse over the Year of the Horse — which started on Jan. 31, 2014 — allowed equity investors to earn more than NT$400,000 (US$12,698) on average, according to statistics compiled by the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE).
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) yesterday publicized a slew of open data, up to 426 items in total, including bank, securities, credit card, insurance and other financial information.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Silicon Valley is underestimating Chinese entrepreneurs' interest in global expansion, said PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel in Taipei recently.1 Comment
A Chinese rating agency said Monday it has downgraded France's sovereign credit ratings, citing concerns about the country's debt repayment.
Two Taiwanese carriers, TransAsia Airways (復興航空) and China Airlines (CAL, 華航), will be fined for making their employees work more than 12 hours a day in violation of the country's labor regulations, the Labor Ministry said Monday.
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Monday, gaining NT$0.125 to close at NT$31.600 as the local central bank's intervention helped the U.S. currency fend off downward pressure resulting from further foreign fund inflows into the country, dealers said.
Monday, February 16, 2015
Shipments of projectors to Taiwan grew by an annual 2.2 percent in the fourth quarter of last year, according to data compiled by research firm IDC.
Net inflows of foreign funds into Taiwan consistently broke records as overseas institutional investors kept buying in the local market, according to the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC,), the top financial regulator on the island.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Local market shares rallied 12.6 percent to end above the 9,500-point mark yesterday, in the highest final-session showing since 2000.