Thursday, October 30, 2014
The European Union's head office said Tuesday it is giving the 2015 French and Italian budgets a provisional green light, saying last-minute commitments to keep deficits down kept them within limits.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
If you're waiting for gender equality in the workplace, be prepared to wait a long time.
Rumors have been swirling that the second largest U.S. wireless carrier AT&T Inc. is planning to sell US$1.295 billion in U.S. dollar-denominated bonds in Taiwan, making the issuance the biggest-ever foreign-currency bond sale in the nation.
The number of Thai workers coming to Taiwan reached nearly 28,000 in the first nine months of the year, the highest among all countries; however, the number has been declining over the years.
Following the approval of the organization's 16 board members, rendered during a meeting in Seoul yesterday, Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) Chairman Lee Shush-der (李述德) yesterday gained a seat on the board of directors of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE).
One year after its maiden voyage across the Taiwan Strait, Shanghai-based budget carrier Spring Airlines (春秋航空) is expected to begin recruiting Taiwanese flight attendants for the first time.
Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) data has indicated that position of securities net overbought last week saw NT$1.01 billion, compared with net oversold at NT$25.99 billion from the previous week.
Local shares on Tuesday closed up 145.77 points or 1.68 percent at 8,773.55, while the U.S. dollar against the Taiwan dollar shed NT$0.005 to close at NT$30.398.
Governments should seek more partnerships between the public and private sectors to tackle the challenges of an aging population and an increase in chronically ill patients, a visiting Danish health care expert said Tuesday.
Global stocks were mostly higher Tuesday as investors looked ahead to this week's U.S. Federal Reserve meeting.