Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Singapore's trade-reliant economy unexpectedly contracted in the second quarter, the government said Monday, as weak global demand weighed on the key manufacturing sector.
Singapore on Monday launched a jobs website favoring citizens and permanent residents in response to mounting complaints that foreigners are stealing professional jobs from locals.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The 2014 Taiwan-Japan Procurement Meeting was held on July 8 as part of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council's (TAITRA) efforts to match Japanese buyers with local manufacturers.
Memory module maker ADATA Technology Co. (威剛) yesterday expressed an upbeat outlook for the second half of this year, citing the arrival of the traditional high season in addition to expected surge in demand for DRAM and NAND Flash products.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Tuesday as buying rotated to the financial sector amid hopes that companies in the sector were more profitable in the first half of the year, dealers said.
Monday, July 7, 2014
Representatives of Taiwan's Energy Service Companies (ESCOs) have declared that they are the ones best suited to lead the nation in a drive to reduce electricity consumption, in the wake of an announcement made after Premier Jiang Yi-huah earlier stated that the nation needs to reduce it's energy usage.1 Comment
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Singapore is mounting a drive in China to market itself as a standalone tourism destination, officials said Tuesday, after a drop in Chinese arrivals to neighboring countries affected the city-state.
Friday, June 20, 2014
Shares in Taiwan on Thursday rose to their highest level in over six and a half years and ended at 9,316.81 points as the bellwether electronics sector regained its footing, pushing up the broader market, dealers said.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
Shares in Taiwan closed slightly higher Wednesday as buying late in the session propped up select large-cap electronics stocks to help the broader market reverse earlier losses, dealers said.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The Taiwan Stock Exchange's main index continued a winning streak Tuesday, gaining 0.21 percent after hitting a 36-month high of 9,036.12 a day earlier.