U.S. dollar closes higher on Taipei forex

Taipei, Aug. 19 (CNA) The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Tuesday, gaining NT$0.002 to close at NT$30.042. Turnover totaled US$522 million during the trading session. The greenback opened at the day's high of NT$30.048 and moved to a low of NT$29.973 before rebounding.