Tuesday, November 24, 2015
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) is preparing to announce a fresh round of stimulus measures for the equities market in January.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所) announced yesterday that the securities net oversold position by foreign investors was NT$11.34 billion during the week of Nov. 16 to Nov. 20, according to a press release from the TWSE.
A business anti-hacking software system developed by the government-funded Institute for Information Industry (III) won the Gold Award in the category of security at the 2015 International Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) awards in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
The U.S.-headquartered Hyatt Hotels Corp. is expected to bring more of its hotel brands to Taiwan after opening its first and now only hotel -- the Grand Hyatt -- in Taipei in 1990.
The nation's industrial production index fell 6.15 percent in October, marking the sixth month of consecutive decline, the Ministry of Economics Affairs reported on Monday.
The heads of leading advertising companies in Asia gathered in Taipei's Marriott Hotel yesterday for AdAsia, one of the largest international conferences in the advertising industry.
Unemployment in Taiwan rose by 0.01 percentage points in October to 3.9 percent, the lowest level for the month in 15 years, according to government figures released Monday.
Taiwan shares closed up 20.28 points, or 0.24 percent, at 8,485.73 Monday on thin turnover thanks to a rebound led by plastics and chemicals issues.
The face value of the gold reserves held by the central bank has dropped by nearly NT$380 billion (US$11.68 billion) amid falling global gold prices, but the nation's foreign exchange reserves remain at a record high.
The average monthly wages of workers rose 3 percent in the first nine months of this year from a year earlier, partially reflecting an increase in year-end and performance bonuses, according to government statistics released Monday.