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
India's wholesale inflation eased 0.39 percent in January, a second fall in three months, aided by a drop in fuel prices, data showed Monday.
If China wants to become a moderately prosperous society, it will have to grow at a minimum of 6.5 percent a year economically during the next five-year plan from 2016 to 2020, a Chinese official has said.
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.
Thailand's economic growth slowed sharply in 2014 to its weakest pace in three years, as political turmoil engulfing the kingdom compounded a fall in agricultural prices and waning exports.
A 14-year-old currency swap accord between Japan and South Korea will not be renewed when it expires later this month, the Bank of Korea said Monday, amid soured bilateral ties.
Monday, February 16, 2015
A Nikkei report published Friday on its Chinese-language website said that a “soft landing” outcome for China's sweeping transformation to a consumer-driven economy will cause considerable ramifications across Asia.