This file photo shows the Eslite Spectrum shopping mall at Taipei's Songshan Cultural Park. It has made it to CNN's list of the world's 14 best department stores although Eslite Spectrum is not a typical department store. The Eslite chain is known for its book-selling business.
The yen fell sharply Wednesday in response to a report that Japan's government will unveil a massive 27 trillion yen stimulus package to boost the stumbling economy.
This photo from the Kaohsiung health authorities shows a police officer inspecting frozen prawns confiscated during a crackdown on vendors selling expired seafood products in the southern port city, .......
Futures tracking the Taiwan Stock Exchange Capitalization Weighted Stock Exchange Index (TAIEX) have been listed on the Osaka Exchange at a time when Taiwan and Japan have expanded their efforts in equity market exchanges.
Eying bright prospects for the cruise business in Taiwan, with growing interest in Asia in the travel model, the central government is striving to provide tailored services for cruise passengers visiting ports in Taiwan, Deputy Transportation Minister Wang Kwo-tsai said Tuesday.
The National Development Fund Management Committee decided to establish an industrial innovation and transition fund with the aim of helping domestic enterprises to conduct innovation and transition programs, National Development Council Deputy Minister Kung Ming-hsin said.
Jet engine exhaust from airliners endangers human health and adds to climate change, the U.S. government found Monday in taking the first step toward regulating those emissions.
Most Asia markets rose Tuesday but Tokyo sank on a strong yen as traders await central bank meetings in Japan and the United States this week.
Economic concerns top the Filipinos' list of issues that should be dealt with immediately by the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte, who won the May 9 elections on a campaign anchored on fighting crime, drugs and corruption.
Shares in Taiwan edged lower Monday after a plunge midway through the trading session, but bargain hunting in select large-cap electronics stocks kept the weighted index close to the 9,000-point mark, dealers said.