Wednesday, November 26, 2014
FIH Regent Group (晶華麗晶酒店集團), one of Taiwan's leading hotel companies, unveiled a plan Tuesday to enter the global market, starting with a presence in China.
Shares in Taiwan closed 6.09 points (0.06 percent) lower to 9,116.24 while the U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar, shedding NT$0.044 to close at NT$30.966 on Tuesday.
Singapore's economy is expected to slow to growth of 3.0 percent this year as a global deterioration hits the city-state's crucial trade outlook, the government said Tuesday.
Policymakers were sharply divided over expanding the Bank of Japan's (BOJ) huge monetary easing plan last month, with opponents warning that the risks far outweighed any benefits, minutes from the meeting showed Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The real monthly earnings of Taiwanese workers rose in September from a year earlier and remained on track to post the biggest annual rise since 2010, Taiwan's statistics bureau reported on Monday.
Unemployment in Taiwan fell to 3.95 percent in October, down 0.01 percentage points from September and 0.29 points year on-year, according to government figures released Monday.
Taiwan's industrial production index rose to a single month high in October because of big gains in construction and manufacturing, the Ministry of Economic Affairs said Monday.
Monday, November 24, 2014
As Japan slips into recession, South Korea is keeping an increasingly wary eye on its export rival's free-falling currency, which is honing a lasting competitive edge over Korean products in a number of key markets.
Taiwan's technical consumer goods market continued to decline in the third quarter of 2014 despite growth in home appliances sectors, according to German market research and advisory firm GfK Group.
Sunday, November 23, 2014
An Asian resurgence is around the corner, notwithstanding the sluggishness in global growth and persistent geopolitical rivalries.