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Sunday, October 12, 2014
A plunge on Wall Street overnight amid concerns over the global economy is expected to have an adverse impact on Taiwan's equity markets next week, analysts said Friday.
Global personal computer shipments reached 79.4 million units in the third quarter of 2014, a 0.5 percent decline from the same period of last year, with Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) shipments showing 16.9 percent growth, research firm Gartner Inc. said.
Commercial property transactions in Taipei fell more than 30 percent in the first seven months of the year as local life insurance companies reduced domestic buying in favor of overseas investments, a real estate agency said yesterday.
Fubon Financial Holding Co. (富邦金), one of Taiwan's leading financial holding companies, posted a record high net profit for the first nine months of this year in reflection of higher insurance premium income as well.............................
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電), the world's largest contract chip-maker, on Thursday reported record high third-quarter sales, which market analysts attributed to growing demand for mobile devices.
Taiwan's top financial regulator said Friday it will relax rules governing the business scope of Taiwanese securities firms' offshore securities units (OSU), a move that could help the units seize more opportunities.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Domestic gasoline and diesel prices could be cut by NT$0.5 to NT$0.6 on Monday, according to an industrial estimate based on Taiwan's formula for calculating fuel prices and recent movements in international crude oil prices.
A plunge on Wall Street overnight amid concerns over the global economy is expected to have an adverse impact on Taiwan's equity markets next week, analysts said Friday.
As products of Ting Hsin International Group (頂新集團) have been named in all major food scandals that surfaced in Taiwan over the past year, a public movement has taken shape, calling for a boycott on all products and services provided by the company. In order to facilitate the boycott effort, a comprehensive list of products and services provided by Ting Hsin has been prepared by local netizens.
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Taiwan -- Yilan to boycott Ting Hsin food products
The head of Yilan (宜蘭) County said government agencies and schools in the northeastern county will no longer buy products from Ting Hsin (頂新) International Group following the foodstuff giant's involvement in Taiwan's newest food safety scare.
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