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Taiwan’s HSBC PMI hits lowest level in six months

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s manufacturing sector expanded at the slowest pace in six months in March, the HSBC Purchasing managers’ Index showed on Tuesday, in part due to a [...]
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Taiwan Dollar in Longest Winning Streak in Two Years on Inflows

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s dollar climbed for a seventh day, the longest winning streak since January 2012, after global investors boosted holdings of local equities. Overseas funds [...]
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Taiwan stages mass anti-China trade pact rally

Taiwan stages mass anti-China trade pact rally

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of Taiwanese protesters took to the streets of Taipei on Sunday in a bid to pressure embattled President Ma Ying-jeou to retract a controversial trade pact [...]
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Taiwan enjoys advantages as offshore Chinese yuan centre: official

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan has a better environment for developing a large offshore centre for the Chinese yuan, compared with London and Singapore, said Perng Fai-nan, governor of the [...]
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CDC warns of scrub typhus as Taiwanese prepare for tomb sweeping

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

As people across Taiwan get ready for the annual tidying up of their ancestors’ graves next week, they should take extra precautions to prevent infection of scrub [...]
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Thousands in Taiwan protest China trade deal

Thousands in Taiwan protest China trade deal

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators gathered in the streets around Taiwan’s Parliament on Sunday to voice their opposition to a trade pact with China, part of a [...]
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Taiwan Dollar Set for Worst Quarterly Drop in Year as Yuan Falls

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s dollar headed for its biggest quarterly decline in a year on speculation the central bank stepped up intervention to support exporters as China’s yuan [...]
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Taiwan protesters vow mass rally in ‘war’ against China pact

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese protesters opposed to a contentious trade pact with China on Thursday vowed to escalate their “war” with the government, calling for a huge weekend [...]
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China urges US to stop arms sales to Taiwan

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | English People Daily | 6:00 AM

China’s Defense Ministry has urged the United States to stop selling arms to Taiwan and take actions to safeguard Sino-US relations. “China opposes any [...]
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Taiwan and the Future of the Cross-Strait Services Trade Agreement

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

After months of simmering tensions between Taiwan’s ruling Kuomintang (KMT) and the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) backed by members of civil society, [...]
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Taiwan Bourse Overdue For Profit Taking

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Rttews | 6:00 AM

The win streak has stretched to four sessions for the Taiwan stock market, which has risen more than 200 points or 2.3 percent en route to a 32-month closing high. The Taiwan [...]
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Taiwan to relax rules on intra-day short selling of stocks

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Tseng Ming-chung, chair of Taiwan’s Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC), said Wednesday that trading rules will be further relaxed to allow short selling of stocks [...]
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Taiwan best choice for offshore renminbi centre: Perng Fai-nan

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Wantchinatimes | 6:00 AM

Taiwan has a better environment for developing a large offshore centre for the renminbi, compared with London and Singapore, said Perng Fai-nan, governor of the [...]
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Politics in Taiwan Manning the trade barriers

31-Mar-2014 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

TAIWAN’S Legislative Yuan, the island’s parliament, is used to rumbustious scenes. But the occupation since March 18th of its main chamber by protesting students [...]
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Taiwan stands to lose if trade pact not approved: central bank head

31-Mar-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The head of Taiwan’s central bank has said the island must reach out to other countries and approve a trade pact with China, otherwise its industries and workers would [...]
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