Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Shares in Taiwan fell on Tuesday, apparently affected by the 200-point decline in the Dow Jones Industrial Average overnight, but the market's benchmark index remained above the 7,800-point mark, dealers said.
The Industrial Economics and Knowledge Center (IEK, 產業經濟與趨勢研究中心), a major industry research group, raised its annual growth forecast for the manufacturing sector's output value to 0.96 percent on Tuesday.
Monday, January 25, 2016
In the annual Triple-A country awards for 2015, Citi Taiwan was one of the biggest winners. Citi Taiwan was honored as "Best Bank - Global," "Best Corporate and Institutional Award -- Global," "Best M&A House," "Corporate M&A Deal," and "Best Loan Deal." It was also worth mentioning that Citi Taiwan has clinched Best Bank Award for the 13th year in a row, according to a press release from Citibank Taiwan.
Sunday, January 24, 2016
New home mortgages extended by five major banks in Taiwan hit a new high in December as home buyers rushed to complete transactions before reforms in January, according to the central bank.
Ruten Auction, a Taiwan-based online auction platform, is seeking a stock listing in Hong Kong as part of its efforts to extend its reach to the greater China market.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange Co.'s, (TWSE) world-class data center located in Banqiao will be officially opened on Jan. 25. The securities market in Taiwan sets a new milestone for information infrastructure, according to a press release of the TWSE.
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Shares in Taiwan staged a rebound Friday, rising more than 1 percent as buying was sparked by the gains on the global equity markets after international crude oil prices showed signs of recovering, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar Friday, shedding NT$0.133 to close at NT$33.705 as traders reacted to the strength of other regional currencies and bought into the local currency throughout the session, dealers said.1 Comment
Local businesses favor graduates from National Taiwan University (NTU) the most, a survey found Friday.