UPDATE 1-Foxconn unit FIT Hon Teng jumps in Hong Kong debut

That compares with its HK$2.70 IPO price and its marketed range of HK$2.38 to HK$3.08 per share. FIT Hon Teng said it chose to list in Hong Kong as it was a vibrant international market. It is a unit of Taiwan's Foxconn, the world's largest contract ... ( read original story ...)

Lonely giant of Taipei skyline set to get company

Thirteen years later, Xinyi is Taipei’s centre for finance, business, offices and shopping. And in a sign that Taipei 101 has accomplished its mission of attraction, other skyscrapers are finally rising next door, altering the skyline of an otherwise ... ( read original story ...)

Fubon Financial Holding Co. Ltd.

The company was founded on December 19, 2001 and is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. Fubon is a major Taiwanese financial services company which offers banking, insurance and brokerage products. It started out as a property insurance company in 1961 under ... ( read original story ...)

Column: Towering achievement: Taipei 101

Taipei 101, located in Taipei’s vibrant financial district, was the world’s tallest building for five years. It remains famous for its innovations and extensive symbolism. Named for its 101 stories, Taipei 101 was completed in 2004 at a cost of almost ... ( read original story ...)

Less than 10% polled expect GDP growth to hit 2%: survey

Taipei, July 19 (CNA) Less than 10 percent of respondents in a recent survey expressed confidence that Taiwan's economic growth will pass 2 percent this year, Cathay Financial Holding Co. (國泰金) said on Wednesday. Cathay Financial cited the survey in ... ( read original story ...)