Thursday, March 26, 2015
Noble Markets said Tuesday it is adopting Nasdaq technology for its planned Bitcoin exchange, aiming to give institutional investors a credible platform for trading the digital currency.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
More than 283 Japanese food products imported from the radiation-stricken areas near the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear disaster were found to be relabeled as having come from other areas of Japan and sold to local customers, authorities said yesterday., 2 Comments
The Taiwan Affairs Office (國台辦) of China's State Council (國務院) said Tuesday it is taking steps to help Taiwanese investors in China find ways of securing loans for development projects.
Renowned U.S. game developer Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. yesterday filed an official case with the Taipei District Prosecutors Office against local games distributor LemonGame (樂檬線上) for copyright infringement.
Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海) wants to participate in the management of Sharp Corp. (夏普) if it is to invest in the struggling Japanese electronics maker, Hon Hai Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) said in a report in Toyo Keizai.
Taiwan is expected to be the third biggest winner in global trade this year, according to recent surveys by Bloomberg News covering 75 countries and territories.
Britain's annual inflation rate slowed sharply to zero in February for the first time, pulled down by falling prices for recreational goods, food, furniture and oil, official data showed Tuesday.
Publicly traded companies in Taiwan could soon be required to pass on part of their surplus to employees, but firms remain free to choose how much to share, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) stressed yesterday.
Shares in Taiwan closed lower Tuesday, with downward pressure focusing on large-cap stocks, as investors here followed the lead of a lackluster Wall Street overnight, dealers said.
Thanks to strong external demand for electronics and rising tourism services, Taiwan's gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow 3.7 percent in 2015 and 3.6 percent in 2016, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) forecast in an economic report released Tuesday.