Yageo to remit NT$10 billion for local investment

Yageo Corp., a leading passive electronics component maker in Taiwan, said Wednesday that it will remit NT$10 billion (US$332 million) back to Taiwan from overseas for local investment. Yageo, a pr...

Taiwan's Yageo to buy US rival Kemet in US$1.8 billion deal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese electronic component manufacturer Yageo (國巨) announced Tuesday (Nov. 12) that it will acquire its U.S. rival Kemet Corp. (NYSE: KEM) in a US$1.8 billion (NT$54.7...

Taiwan shares soar over 130 points, led by 'Apple concept' stocks

Shares in Taiwan moved sharply higher Tuesday, jumping more than 130 points as major suppliers to Apple Inc. received a significant boost from the strong showing of shares in the U.S. consumer electro...

Four firms boost total Taiwan investment pledges to over NT$400 billion

Taipei (CNA) - Another four Taiwanese companies have pledged to boost investments in Taiwan, raising the total pledges to more than NT$400 billion (US$12.90 billion) so far this year under the governm...

Seven more firms pledge to invest over NT$34 billion in Taiwan

An additional seven Taiwanese firms have pledged to invest more than NT$34 billion in Taiwan at a time when the government is urging companies operating overseas to relocate some of their investments...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Sept.8 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan Chinese language dailies on Friday are as follows: @United Daily News: New Cabinet considers easing workweek rule @China Times: Hostilities resume ...