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Taiwan president attends semiconductor academy opening at NCKU

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) held an opening ceremony for its new Academy of Innovative Semiconductor and Sustainable Manufacturing on Friday (Oct. 22), celebrati...

Taiwan’s Foxconn teams up with Yageo to launch semiconductor venture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn Technology Group and passive component maker Yageo Corporation teamed up on Wednesday (May 5) to launch a joint venture for the development and sale of semiconduct...

Taiwan shares close at new high; TSMC also hits new high

Shares in Taiwan continued their momentum on Friday (Jan. 8), closing at a new high of 15,463.95, prompted by a surge in the bellwether electronics sector, where contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconducto...

TSMC accounts for over 40% of odd-lot trades

Contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) has accounted for more than 40 percent of the total turnover of odd-lot trades during regular trading hours since they were first permi...

Taiwan impounds unregistered helicopter, releases businessman on bail

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — For the second time in two months, an unlicensed helicopter was spotted flying and landing in Taiwan, resulting in the interrogation of a suspect and impounding the aircra...

Wei brothers replace Terry Gou as Taiwan's richest: Forbes

The Wei brothers of Ting Hsin International Group, a large food and beverage conglomerate in Taiwan, replaced Terry Gou (郭台銘), founder of Taiwanese manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., ...

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...

Rockwell, Grocery Outlet rise; Advance Auto Parts, UGI fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday: Walt Disney Co., up $1.84 to $138.58 The giant media company rolled out its new video ...

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...

Taiwanese billionaire, art collector, aims to build new art museum near Yangmingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A prominent art collector and Taiwanese billionaire, Pierre Chen, has revealed that he plans for his foundation to establish a new fine arts museum in northern Taiwan to h...

Electronics giant Yageo to invest NT$10 billion in Taiwan’s Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Yageo Corporation (國巨), a Taiwanese manufacturer of passive components for the electronics industry, is to invest more than NT$10 billion (US$326 million) in Kaohsiung, in...

Taiwan’s Yageo Corp is the world's highest performing stock this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two Taiwanese companies are among the world's highest performing stocks during the first half of this year with Taiwan's Yageo Corp (國巨) having the world's fas...