Wednesday, November 25, 2015
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) said it has decided to lower the minimum yield requirement of domestic insurance firms investing in commercial real estate from 2.805 percent to 2.555 percent.
The Taiwan Institute for Sustainable Energy (TISE) yesterday awarded the 2015 Taiwan Corporate Sustainability Awards to encourage and recognize participating local enterprises.
Taiwan and Japan will hold an annual meeting on economic and trade issues in Tokyo Nov. 25-26, which this year will cover food issues, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Tuesday.
The Tourism Bureau has invited 15 Bollywood actors to take part in a photoshoot at famous scenic spots in Taiwan for a calendar that will be used to help attract Bollywood filmmakers to the country, a bureau official said Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Returning Taiwanese Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher Wei-Yin Chen (陳偉殷) yesterday said he was surprised to have received so much attention in the free-agent market and that he will let his agency take care of his future contract., 1 Comment
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday clarified the nation's role in combating IS as one of "humanitarian and emergency aid" following remarks made by U.S. President Barack Obama listing Taiwan as part of the international coalition targeting the terrorist organization.
Eastern Media International (東森國際) shares yesterday leapt by the daily maximum of 10 percent to NT$7.8 on confirmation that Dan Mintz, head of DMG Entertainment, was seeking to buy a majority stake in Eastern Broadcasting Company (EBC, 東森電視).
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) is preparing to announce a fresh round of stimulus measures for the equities market in January.
A Taiwanese contestant in the annual Miss Earth beauty pageant has claimed the event organizers have forced her to replace a sash that originally said "Taiwan R.O.C." with a "Chinese Taipei" one because of pressure from mainland China., 2 Comments
Vice-presidential candidates from both the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) and opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) yesterday joined party members seeking office in the Legislative Yuan in the January elections.