Saturday, January 23, 2016
Local businesses favor graduates from National Taiwan University (NTU) the most, a survey found Friday.
The net income of overall securities firms in December 2015 was NT$4,779 million, according to a press release from the Taiwan Stock Exchange Co. (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所).
Friday, January 22, 2016
Taiwan's overall trade competitiveness now ranks No. 15 in the world, falling from No. 14 last year and for four straight years, according to a report released by the Importers and Exporters Association of Taipei (IEAT, 進出口公會) on Thursday.
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) said Thursday that it would allow unlimited day trading on Taiwan's equity market from Feb. 1.
Shares in Taiwan closed lower Thursday, failing to maintain earlier gains, amid lingering concerns over further global financial volatility at a time of a slowing Chinese economy, the second largest economy in the world, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Thursday, gaining NT$0.012 to close at the day's high of NT$33.838, hitting another fresh high in almost seven years. It was the sixth consecutive session for the U.S. dollar to close higher against the New Taiwan dollar.
Prosecutors on Thursday indicted therepresentative of a local clothing company and its designer on charges of copyright violations for stealing a rival's designs.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所) said that the Capital Investment Trust Corporation (群益投信) applied for the recognition of "CSI 100 Leveraged 2X Index" and "CSI 100 Inversed Index," as the first case this year by domestic securities investment trust enterprise (SITE) applying for ETF underlying index recognition, according to a press release from the TWSE.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) said yesterday that as of the end of December 2015, accumulated net income/loss of securities firms was as follows: Net income of overall securities firms was NT$26,016 million. Among 45 integrated securities firms, 31 recorded accumulated net income and 14 suffered accumulated net loss, according to a press release from the TWSE.
The mammoth Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal will be formally signed in New Zealand next month, marking the end of negotiations on the agreement, officials in Wellington said Thursday.