Thursday, December 12, 2013
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Wednesday, gaining NT$0.005 to close at the day's high of NT$29.640 as the local central bank's continued intervention helped the greenback recoup its earlier losses, dealers said.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Shares of Taiwan-based Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE) took a beating early yesterday after one of its plants was shut down on environmental concerns, but strong sales numbers helped the stock rebound later in the session, dealers said.
Taiwan's export outlook is set to remain optimistic through 2014 as the global economy continues to improve, according to a Tuesday research note from Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd. (ANZ).
Chunghwa Telecom Co., Taiwan's largest mobile provider, announced Tuesday that it will soon begin selling Apple Inc.'s newest iPad Air and iPad mini 2 tablet computers.
On the eve of elections for the president of the Taipei Computer Association (TCA), the market expects Pegatron Corp. (和碩聯合) Chairman Tung Tsu-hsien (童子賢) to get the last laugh.
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Tuesday, gaining NT$0.005 to close at the day's high of NT$29.635 after moving in a narrow range in moderate trading, dealers said.
Four Taiwanese-invested companies have been included on this year's list of the 500 largest enterprises in Vietnam, which was recently unveiled by Vietnam Report Joint Stock Company and Vietnam Net.
Shares in Taiwan closed little changed Tuesday as the bourse fell into consolidation mode after rallying a day earlier, dealers said.
ns on Tuesday said it had exceeded its forecasts for the 2013 financial year, with new international orders reaching NT$15 billion, constituting a 4-percent growth on the 2012 financial year.
Both industry leader Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC,台積電) and its smaller rival United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC,聯電) reported falling sales in November on Tuesday, with market analysts attributing the drop to a seasonal slow in the global semiconductor business.