Taiwan stocks close at fresh 27-yr high

TAIPEI, June 26 (Reuters plans to drop daily reports on Taiwan stocks and foreign investor activity. They will be replaced with BUZZ items based on significant moves and a monthly table on foreign investor activity. Please send any queries to [Ataipei ... ( read original story ...)

Did Beijing just gain Panama and lose Taipei?

On the surface, Panama’s diplomatic switch from Taiwan to mainland China is a political victory for Beijing and a major setback for Taipei in a long diplomatic clash. But behind this smokeless war, there really is still no clear winner. It has been a ... ( read original story ...)

Technology supports Nikkei Asia300 on week as oil skids

Samsung Electronics added 4.5% this week in Seoul for its best weekly performance since April, while Tencent Holdings rose 2.7% in Hong Kong and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing advanced 2.6% in Taipei. Technology stocks tracked gains on the Nasdaq ... ( read original story ...)

Moth eyes have inspired the touchscreen of the future

Researchers working on removing a smartphone’s glare are turning to an unusual source for inspiration: moths. Strides are being made in the realm of light reflection by researchers at the University of Central Florida and National Taiwan University ... ( read original story ...)

Himax Technologies, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend for FY2016

TAINAN, Taiwan, June 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE ... its current calendar year based on the Company's previous year's financial performance. "Since our IPO in 2006, we have remained committed to a dividend policy," said Mr. Jordan Wu, President and ... ( read original story ...)

IBD 50 Chip Stock Downgraded On Valuation, Steep Expectations

Pelayo downgraded Taiwan Semi on valuation, seeing limited upside at its current valuation. 1:54 PM ET As streaming music leader Spotify prepares for an IPO, Apple's rival service, Apple Music, is ramping up the competitive pressure. 1:54 PM ET As ... ( read original story ...)