Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Largan Precision Co.'s (大立光) revenues grew 44 percent in the first half of 2015, while revenues for the rest of Taiwan's precision optics industry shrank 7 percent during the same period, an industry group said.
Shares in Taiwan ended dramatically higher Monday thanks to a buying surge near the end of the session, dealers said.
Japan's factory output contracted a worse-than-expected 0.6 percent on-month in July, official data showed on Monday, owing to lackluster demand at home and as a slowdown in China weighs on exports.
Monday, August 31, 2015
In 2015, Taiwan is projected to have the highest capex for semiconductor manufacturing worldwide, according to a press release from Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI).
Singapore women continue to be under-represented in top management positions, even though they have made strides in education and the broader workforce.
The Philippine Department of Agriculture (DA) has issued yet another temporary ban on the import of birds and their products, this time from Germany, as it continues to shore up measures to protect the Philippines' bird flu-free status.
Fitch, a leading global credit rating agency, forecast Bangladesh's gross domestic product would grow 6.5 percent in the current fiscal year against the Bangladesh government's target of 7 percent.
Thousands of laborers from Vietnam's northwestern provinces have worked illegally in foreign countries.
Hong Kong's towering skyline is dominated by major banks and investment houses -- but smaller start-ups are playing an increasing role on the financial landscape.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
China on Saturday scrapped a two-decade limit on the percentage of funds banks can lend out relative to deposits, state media reported.