Moderna, Synnex rise; Micron, Enerpac Tool Group fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Wednesday: Moderna Inc., up 23 cents to $70.75 The biotechnology company released additional encou...

Bloom Energy, Conagra rise; Boeing, Genworth fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Tuesday. Bloom Energy Corp., up $2.66 to $10.88. The electric fuel cell maker signed a deal wit...

US accuses 3 Taiwanese engineers of stealing Micron secrets for China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the first enforcement of Trump's "China initiative," a U.S. federal court has issued arrest warrants for three Taiwanese nationals accused of stealing tra...

Taiwan's UMC faces NT$100 million fine in espionage case against Micron

United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC), Taiwan's second largest pure wafer foundry operator, has been ordered to pay a fine of NT$100 million (US$3.36 million) by a district court in Taichung City wh...

Coty, Beyond Meat rise; Pfizer, Gilead Sciences fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Monday: Coty Inc., up 76 cents to $4.39. The maker of Clairol is selling a majority stake in i...

Taiwanese engineer is inventor of N95 respirator masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to claim new victims around the world, many medical workers have relied on the N95 respirator masks to lower their infection ...

Signet Jewelers, Bristol-Myers rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Thursday: Micron Technology Inc., up $2.29 to $44.79. The chipmaker reported good fiscal second...

Foreign investment in Taiwan jumped nearly 20% in first 11 months of 2019

Foreign investment in Taiwan during the first 11 months of the year was up nearly 20 percent year on year, driven mainly by investment from European wind power developers, the Investment Commission (I...

Asian shares mixed as US says trade deal with China ready

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares meandered in a narrow range on Friday despite another session of record highs on Wall Street. There was little apparent reaction Friday after U.S. Treasury...

Tsai reaffirms commitment to deepening Taiwan-US trade ties

President Tsai Ing-wen said Dec. 9 that Taiwan is committed to starting negotiations with the U.S. on a bilateral trade agreement and expanding related exchanges across the board to boost economic gro...

President pitches bilateral trade pact in meeting with U.S. official

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) expressed hope Monday during a meeting with a high-level U.S. Department of Commerce official that Taiwan and the United States can sign a bilateral trade agreement to add...

Stocks jump as November jobs growth blows past forecasts

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks jumped in early trading Friday after the government reported that employers added far more jobs than expected in November. The Labor Department said emplo...

Markets Right Now: Hiring gains send stock indexes higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening with solid gains on Wall Street after the government...

Taiwan's TSMC set to rank as world's No. 3 chip supplier

Contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) is expected to rank as the world's third largest integrated circuit supplier in 2019, while MediaTek Inc., a Taiwanese IC designer,...

Major US stock indexes open slightly higher on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening slightly higher on Wall Street Tuesday, led by gains in technology and health care companies. Micron Technology rose 1.8% in early trading Tuesday,...