Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Shares in Taiwan closed lower Tuesday, extending the losses from the previous session, amid continued political uncertainty ahead of the Nov. 29 local government elections, dealers said.
The Taiwan office of Alibaba (阿里巴巴), the world's largest business-to-business trading platform headquartered in mainland China, yesterday announced that its efforts in establishing an e-commerce association have made tremendous progress,................
The Taiwan unit of Yahoo Inc. expressed hope Tuesday that its mobile traffic will exceed
Yuanta Securities Investment Trust Co. (Yuanta SITC, 元大寶來投信) — Taiwan's largest ETF (exchange-traded fund) provider — has recently launched Greater China's first leveraged and inverse ETFs on the island.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Tuesday, gaining NT$0.036 to close at the day's high of NT$30.775 after consolidating in moderate trading, dealers said.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
While some attributed the local stock market's subpar performance yesterday to the newly launched Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect, institutional investors and government officials played down the new platform's impact on Taiwan.
U.S. brokerage Morgan Stanley slightly reduced its estimates for fourth-quarter global notebook computer shipments Monday, reflecting a cautious view from top contract makers in a traditional low season for consumer electronics.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Online music streaming service Spotify is planning to expand the free tier of its service to mobile device owners in Taiwan in an attempt to broaden its potential base of listeners.
Taiwan plans to open links with several major equity markets to offset a potential threat from a stock link mechanism between Shanghai and Hong Kong that is set to open on Monday.
Taiwan is expected to report a new record high in export orders for October because of rising demand for mobile devices, in particular smartphones, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said Saturday.