Friday, November 29, 2013
Shares in Taiwan closed above the 8,300 point mark Thursday on futures-led buying as foreign institutional investors propped up share prices in the spot market, dealers said.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
Far Eastern Air Transport (FAT) yesterday said that the airline has hired an attorney to file a lawsuit against a Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) retiree, surnamed Sun, who allegedly claimed to represent the airline in order to raise funds.
Shares of Chlitina Holding Ltd., a China-based skin care product supplier, soared Wednesday on the first trading day of its primary listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange, dealers said.
Taiwan's Asustek Computer Inc. said Wednesday that it expects its notebook computer unit sales to grow 20 percent year-on-year at the IT Month trade fair scheduled to kick off Nov. 30.
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC), Taiwan's top financial watchdog, said Wednesday that it has set an initial ceiling of 10 billion Chinese yuan (US$1.64 billion) for yuan-denominated bonds issued by Chinese entities.
An inauguration ceremony for an upcoming exhibition which will feature the introduction of point-of-sale (POS) system into the business operations of 100 small- to medium-sized businesses was held in Taipei yesterday.
Shares in Taiwan ended higher Wednesday for the fourth consecutive session, boosted by follow-though buying that targeted large-cap stocks in both the electronics and old economy sectors, dealers said.
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Wednesday, gaining NT$0.02 to close at the day's high of NT$29.672 after seesawing within a narrow range on buying by foreign banks and selling by local exporters, dealers said.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Stan Shih (施振榮) yesterday responded to critics of his return to the helm of beleaguered Acer Inc. by stating that he is still capable of facilitating innovation.
Compared to those from other Asian countries, Taiwanese investors are the most active, investing in the most asset categories and regions, according to a survey conducted by Eastspring Investments (瀚亞投資).