Monday, April 7, 2014
Taiwan maintained its rank as the largest electronics product supplier to China in 2013, accounting for more than 27 percent of Beijing's total electronics imports, statistics showed.
Sunday, April 6, 2014
Taiwanese integrated circuit (IC) packaging and testing services providers are expected to see their sales pick up in the second quarter on the back of solid demand for mobile devices, helping them emerge from slow-season effects seen in the previous quarter, market analysts said.
Saturday, April 5, 2014
The Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) said the nation's foreign exchange reserves amounted to US$419.2 billion as of the end of March 2014, an increase of US$1.22 billion from the figure recorded at the end of the previous month.1 Comment
Foreign investors recorded net fund inflows in March, the seventh consecutive month in which foreign investors brought more than funds into Taiwan than the funds expatriated overseas, according to government statistics released Friday.
The market capitalization of Taiwan's main equity markets has hit a record high at NT$28 trillion, driven largely by strong foreign institutional buying in recent sessions.
Deputy Taipei Mayor Chang Chin-e (張金鶚) said that he wishes the non-disputed urban renewal regulations could be passed soon, as the deadline for regulation amendments is approaching.
In a recent earnings conference, Uni-President Enterprises Co. (統一企業) President Alex Lo (羅智先) expressed an upbeat outlook on the prospect of expanding into the vast China markets while voicing his support for the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement.
A recent research report from Taiwan-based Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC) showed that the value Taiwan's mobile shopping averaged NT$4,629 per person from NT$994 the previous year, a 365-percent growth from the year before.
Asia Cement Crop. (亞洲水泥), one of Taiwan's leading cement suppliers, said Friday that its Hong Kong-listed subsidiary Asia Cement (China) Holdings Corp. has agreed to acquire a cement company in Sichuan, western China.
Friday, April 4, 2014
The Executive Yuan announced yesterday the passage of a draft to amend certain articles of the Vehicle License Tax Act that pertains specifically to the families of persons with disabilities.