Taiwan stocks edge up with heavyweights leading gains

The electronics subindex rose 0.2 percent, while the financials subindex dropped 0.1 percent. TSMC, the world's biggest contract chip maker, added 0.2 percent. The Taiwan dollar firmed T$0.025 to T$30.027 per U.S. dollar. At least 10 people are believed to ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan stocks rise; T$ at strongest level vs US$ in 2 1/2 weeks

TAIPEI May 22 Taiwan stocks rose along with other regional ... The electronics subindex rose 0.5 percent, while the financials subindex was unchanged. Among the most actively traded, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) and Hon Hai Precision ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan’s financial watchdog to draft strategic plan

Taiwan’s Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) will draft a strategic plan that will guide the financial sector in these dire times of enormous challenges, especially due to the prevailing low interest rates at home and in other major markets across the ... ( read original story ...)

Aslan Pharma Completes Auction Phase of $30 Million Taiwan IPO

Aslan Pharma of Singapore completed the competitive auction part of its Taiwan IPO, selling 10.4 million shares at a weighted average bid of NT$68.92 ($2.29). The company will now start a five-day public subscription offering of 2.6 million additional ... ( read original story ...)