Wednesday, February 25, 2015
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Tuesday, gaining NT$0.050 to close at NT$31.688 as traders heeded the weakness of the South Korean won to cut their holdings in the local currency to reverse an earlier downturn in the greenback, dealers said.
Taiwan's Acer Inc. (宏碁) unveiled two new cloud application solutions Tuesday for enterprises and individual consumers in an effort to transform itself into a company that integrates hardware manufacturing with software and services.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
With the government set to launch phase-two water rationing on Thursday, electronics, chemical, base metal, textile, petrochemical, and pulp and paper industries will be the hardest hit, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).1 Comment
As the stock market re-opens today after Lunar New Year, foreign institutions expressed optimism over the market's performance in the new year, predicting the index will hit close to the 10,000-point mark.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
A strong showing in the local bourse over the Year of the Horse — which started on Jan. 31, 2014 — allowed equity investors to earn more than NT$400,000 (US$12,698) on average, according to statistics compiled by the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE).
Friday, February 20, 2015
The Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (TWSE, 證交所) announced that specified listed companies will start mandatory corporate social responsibilities (CSR) reporting annually from 2015.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) yesterday publicized a slew of open data, up to 426 items in total, including bank, securities, credit card, insurance and other financial information.
Over Chinese New Year, members of the Dynasty Flyer (華夏會員) program are eligible to participate in a raffle drawing for NT$1 flights with China Airlines (華航).
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Due to stronger-than-expected domestic consumption, the Cabinet's Directorate-General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS) yesterday announced a 0.23-percent upward adjustment to the nation's economic growth in 2014, which it now pegs at 3.74 percent.
The Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation (THSRC) is set to file a request at the Chinese Arbitration Association, Taipei, today, demanding more than NT$300 billion in compensation from the government.