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U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex market

Taipei, The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar, shedding NT$0.059 to close at NT$30.516.

Turnover totaled US$576 million during the trading session.

The greenback opened at the day’s high of NT$30.570 and moved to a low of NT$30.495 before …

Former Estonia president to visit Taiwan for digital forum

Taipei, The upcoming Digital Innovation Forum 2018 is drawing global heavyweights in the field to Taipei, including former Estonia President Toomas Henrik Ilves, whose country is recognized as one of the world’s leaders in digitization.

The APEC Business Advisory Council-sponsored …

DPP outdoes KMT on reform but not on ability to govern: survey (update)

Taipei, The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is widely perceived as being better than the Kuomintang (KMT) at advancing reforms but lagged behind the opposition party in its perceived ability to govern the country, a survey has found.

Those and …

Taiwan shares soar, led by ‘Apple concept’ stocks

Taipei, Shares in Taiwan moved up by more than 100 points to end above the 10,800 point mark Friday as buying focused on large-cap “Apple concept stocks” throughout the session, dealers said.

Largan Precision Co., a smartphone camera lens supplier …

Ten police officers indicted for corruption

Taipei, Ten police officers from the Taipei City Police Department’s Zhongshan Precinct have been indicted for corruption, according to a Thursday press release from the Taipei District Prosecutors Office.

The officers, surnamed Lin (?), Ma (?), Yen (?), Hou (?), …