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...

Foreign-owned factories in Taiwan to benefit from Apple supply chain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Following the release of Apple Inc.’s list of suppliers for 2017, not only were Taiwanese companies included as major suppliers for the tech giant but foreign-owned and f...

Taiwan's AUO omitted from list of Apple suppliers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Apple released its newest list of suppliers for this year, which included more than 200 companies, but TFT-LCD manufacturer AU Optronics (AUO) was left off the supply chain lis...

Want Want's Tsai ranks as richest man in Taiwan

Tsai Eng-meng (蔡衍明), head of food conglomerate Want Want Group (旺旺集團), retained the title as the richest person in Taiwan, according to the list of the world's billionaires for 2016 released by Forbes...