BRIEF-Sinyi Realty unit buys land in New Taipei at T$1.07 bln

Feb 17 Sinyi Realty Inc: * Says its subsidiary bought two plots of land of 3,041.5 square meters in New Taipei at T$1.07 billion in total from individual Source text in Chinese: goo.gl/28oY0W Further company coverage: (Beijing Headline News) Next In Financials ( read original story ...)

Taiwan stocks down on profit-taking, tracking regional markets

The electronics subindex climbed as much as 0.4 percent, but the financials subindex slipped up to 0.5 percent. Taiwan's financial markets will be open on Saturday for a special trading session related to the government's holiday schedule for February. ( read original story ...)

Taiwan Seeing Decline in University Students from China

The number of short-term university students from China has declined in Taiwan this academic year in what some fear is retaliation by Beijing against a president who takes a guarded view toward relations. The number of university students from China to ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan stocks down on profit-taking after five-session rally

but the financials subindex gained 0.2 percent. Profit-taking came after the government raised its growth outlook for the trade-dependent economy this year to a three-year high on expectations of stronger exports. The Taiwan dollar softened T$0.072 to T$30 ... ( read original story ...)