SINGAPORE - Brent crude passed $50 a barrel for the first time in 2016 on Thursday after data showed a fall in US crude inventories, adding to expectations of a tightening global market.
Bosch, a global supplier of technology and services, ended its 2015 fiscal year with NT$11 billion (312 million euros) in consolidated sales in Taiwan. The company registered strong growth of 28 percent compared to the previous year, mainly driven by the MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) sensor business for the consumer electronic market.
Tech industry titans Tim Cook and Eric Schmidt took their battle for corporate domination to the heart of Europe on Tuesday seeking to win over new startups and IT enthusiasts.
Shares in Taiwan got a boost Wednesday from overnight gains on Wall Street but closed to below the 8,400-point mark, dealers said.
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LONDON - Energy giant Royal Dutch Shell on Wednesday said it was cutting at least another 2,200 jobs owing to low oil prices and following its takeover of smaller rival BG Group.
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U.S. firms Netflix and Amazon face quotas for European movies and television shows under new EU proposals unveiled Wednesday that also aim to lift cross-border barriers for internet shoppers.
The Labor Ministry's latest policies would add to the cost of doing business and shrink Taiwan investment, according to Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER).
Asian stocks jumped Wednesday after a strong lead from Wall Street and Europe, and as investors adjusted to the prospect of a U.S. rate rise in the near future.