Global Corporate Sustainability Forum kicks off in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Nov. 22, the 2018 Global Corporate Sustainability and Forum (GSCF) and Awards ceremony was held at Taipei's Grand Hotel, with opening addresses from Vice President ...

British Office Taipei eager to see England team wear made-in-Taiwan jerseys in World Cup final

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – British Office Taipei lauded the quality and comfort of the uniforms manufactured with Taiwan-developed eco textiles worn by England national team during the 2018 World Cu...

World Cup team jerseys, shoes made in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As some teams are competing into the World Cup quarterfinals, Taiwan is also making its way to take presence of the world's most-watched football game - through the custom j...

A 101-year-old man finishes a 9K run

A 101-year-old runner finished a 9K run in a road race in Hsinchu County on Sunday, becoming the highlight of the event. Kuo Ting-hu from Taoyuan has participated in the Far Eastern New Century Cla...

Taiwan shares end below 9,100 points amid fund outflow fears

Taipei, Aug. 19 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan moved lower to close below the 9,100 point mark Friday amid concerns over foreign fund outflows from the region as investors took cues from a plunge of the Taiwa...

Taiwan shares extend gains as financial stocks move up

Shares in Taiwan extended their momentum from a session earlier Tuesday, as buying in the financial sector continued to help the broader market recoup earlier losses and return to the 9,000-point mark...

Taiwan shares end above 8,500 points

Taipei, June 28 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan closed above the 8,500-point mark on Tuesday as the immediate shock of the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union and its impact on Asian marke...

Taiwan shares end slightly higher

Shares in Taiwan closed slightly higher Monday amid thin turnover as investors remained reluctant to pick up stocks ahead of the upcoming four-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, dealers said. In add...

Taiwan shares rebound, led by high-tech heavyweights

Taipei, May 20 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan moved higher Friday as select heavyweights in the bellwether electronics sector staged a technical rebound from a session earlier to push the weighted index back ...

Taiwan shares extend losses ahead of U.S. job data figures

Taipei, May 6 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan extended losses Friday from a session earlier, as investors remained alert over the global economic climate ahead of the release of April non-farm data from the Un...

Taiwan shares end below 8,200 points

Taipei, May 4 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan took another plunge Wednesday to close below the 8,200-point mark, with downward pressure rotating to the old economy and financial sectors, as investor confidence...

Taiwan shares bounce back after 3 losing sessions

Taipei, April 8 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan staged a technical rebound and finished higher on Friday after three consecutive losing sessions as bargain hunters stepped in to push the benchmark index above ...

Taiwan shares plunge ahead of long holiday

Taipei, April 1 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan took a beating Friday as investors rushed to cut their holdings amid worry over possible negative leads in the global financial markets during the upcoming four-...

Taiwan shares boosted by Wall Street gains

Taipei, Jan. 30 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan got a boost from gains on Wall Street overnight and the Bank of Japan's new negative interest rate policy to close above the 8,100-point mark, dealers said. ...

Taiwan shares extend losses to fall below 8,400 points

Shares in Taiwan extended losses from a session earlier to close below the 8,400 point mark Wednesday as large-cap stocks almost across the board faced downward pressure, dealers said. Tur...