Thursday, April 2, 2015
Europe's new banking supervisory chief, Daniele Nouy, suggested Wednesday that banks should limit their exposure to sovereign debt which she said can no longer be regarded as risk-free.
Falling domestic demand weighed on Germany's key mechanical engineering sector in February, the VDMA industry federation said Wednesday.
South Korea's largest steelmaker Posco saw its share price slump on Wednesday following a media report that Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. had sold its entire stake in the company.
Germany's total debt increased slightly in 2014, but because the economy grew, its proportion of overall output fell, the country's central bank or Bundesbank said Wednesday.
Taiwanese computer maker Acer Inc. (宏碁) expanded its Chrome OS product line on Wednesday by launching the industry's first Chrome all-in-one desktop PC with a touch display.
A total of 550 companies hailing from 68 countries gathered at the TWTC Nangang Exhibition Hall yesterday to meet up with local suppliers, and the business matching is projected to generate deals worth US$5.23 billion or more.
Property trading in the first 29 days of March grew 60 percent month-on-month but dropped 15 percent compared with a year ago, according to data released by Sinyi Realty (信義房屋).
Taiwan may fall behind its arch rival South Korea in trade development if it fails to join multinational organizations such as the proposed China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), a local economist said Wednesday.
China's Taiwan Affairs Office has received Taiwan's letter of intent to join its proposed Asian Investment Bank (AIIB) and welcomes its participation — under the “proper name” — the office's spokesman, Ma Xiaoguang (馬曉光), said Wednesday.
Charter buying Bright House for US$10.4 billion is the latest big deal in the pay-TV industry.