Saturday, July 4, 2015
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) has issued a green light to the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) to open a branch in Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan.
The "Stocks Cup 2015 Second Nationwide Badminton Ranked Competition" (證券盃104年第二次全國羽球排名賽競賽) sponsored by the Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (TWSE), will begin on July 28 for seven days of hectic, fast-paced matches at Taichung Feng Chia University's gymnasium.
The United States' Centene has jumped into the mix of managed-care companies scrambling to bulk up as the health care overhaul changes their business with a US$6.3 billion bid for fellow insurer Health Net.
--Deal makers from New York to London had a busy first half of the year, and mega-mergers drove the frenzy.
Yahoo said on Thursday that it is testing letting Google put its online search skills to work at some of its online properties.
Whole Foods Market is apologizing to its shoppers for incorrect pricing, a week after a New York investigation found that the natural food grocer routinely overcharged for prepackaged fruits, vegetables and deli meats.
Friday, July 3, 2015
The Taiwan Business Bank's (TBB, 台灣企銀) annual shareholders meeting announced its newest chairman, Robert Chu (朱潤逢), taking up his post and the board of director's decision to distribute stock dividends at NT$0.73.
Solar energy stocks got a boost Thursday morning on hopes that global demand will increase this year, while product prices have shown signs of rebounding, prompting investors to buy into these stocks, dealers said.
The Macy's department store chain joined an ongoing exodus from association with Donald Trump and New Mexico's governor and New York City's mayor slammed him over his comments on Mexican immigrants.
The BBC said Thursday that it is cutting more than 1,000 jobs, mostly in management, as part of a long-term drive to reduce costs that has been accelerated by changing viewing habits.