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Taiwan Bourse Seeks Global Links via Singapore, Chairman Says
Taiwan’s stock exchange is seeking to create a cross-border stock trading platform with Singapore by this year to boost overseas access to the island’s listed shares, Chairman Lee Sush-der said in an interview.(4/22/2014 9:21:43 PM)
In Taiwan, No News Isn't Good News
This weekend the Taiwan Foreign Correspondents’ Club holds its annual meeting and it needs a quorum of just 10 people. Government departments sometimes struggle to meet their quorums for international media when sponsoring feel-good trips to see floral exhibits or the Taipei zoo’s baby panda. Foreign media journalists are becoming endangered in Taiwan because the once volatile island now lacks ...(4/21/2014 11:49:44 PM)
EM ASIA FX-Taiwan dollar, won up on exporters; soft yuan still concern for Asia FX
* Exporters support Taiwan dollar, won * S.Korea Q1 GDP growth higher than expected (Adds text, updates prices) By Jongwoo Cheon SINGAPORE, April 24 (Reuters) - The Taiwan dollar and the South Korean won ...(4/24/2014 1:14:48 AM)
Why Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) Stock Is Down Today
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Taiwan Semiconductor was falling 1.3% to $20.45 Monday on news that Globalfoundries agreed to license Samsung's chipmaking technology to compete with the company. Globalfoundries will license Samsung's 14-nanometer FinFET technology, the South Korean company's most advanced chipmaking technology. Globalfoundries will offer the technology to is customers at its plants in ...(4/21/2014 12:47:37 PM)
Taiwan reiterates its sovereignty over islands after US statement favors Japan
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday reiterated the R.O.C's sovereignty over the Diaoyutai Islands in the East China Sea.(4/23/2014 12:08:41 PM)
Taiwan Dollar Forwards Fall for Fourth Day on China Growth Woes
Taiwan dollar forwards declined for a fourth day, the longest losing streak in more than three months, on speculation the island’s central bank will favor a weaker currency as the Chinese yuan declines.(4/22/2014 12:14:08 AM)
Taiwan minister quits over extramarital affair claim
A Taiwanese minister resigned Thursday after his alleged extramarital affair surfaced in the media, the latest blow to a government battling mounting anger over its policies on China and nuclear energy. Minister without portfolio Chen Shi-shuenn, who also heads the cabinet-level public construction commission, stepped down after a local weekly ran a story and photograph claiming the married 64 ...(4/24/2014 9:08:15 AM)
Taiwan eyes fishery deal with Philippines by July
Taiwan hopes to sign a fishery cooperation pact with the Philippines before July to better protect the lives of Taiwanese fishermen in disputed areas of the South China Sea, a Taiwanese official said Tuesday.(4/22/2014 8:02:28 AM)
Taiwan, Singapore to allow companies trade on each other's bourses
TAIPEI - The stock exchangees of Taiwan and Singapore will allow their companies to list on each other's bourses by end of 2014, the Taiwan exchange said on Tuesday, in the island's latest attempt to boost its competitiveness across Asian markets. Chairman Lee Shui-der of the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) said the TWSE and the Singapore Exchange (SGX) had agreed to such a cross-border trade ...(4/22/2014 10:29:02 AM)
Taiwan govt says to push on with planned nuclear plant
TAIWAN - Taiwan's premier has rejected opposition demands to halt construction of a controversial atomic power plant, sparking threats of street protests from anti-nuclear campaigners. Plans for the island's fourth nuclear power plant have come under the spotlight in the wake of the 2011 Fukushima disaster in Japan, with the public sceptical about the safety of such facilities in earthquake ...(4/21/2014 11:49:38 PM)
Source: Yahoo