FIT Hon Teng IPO finally plugs in

Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision Industry is on course to complete its second spinoff in Hong Kong after pricing a $2.7 billion $342 million initial public offering of shares in its connector business. The 990-million share sale by FIT Hon Teng was priced ... ( read original story ...)

Tap the Water Tech 2.0 at Aqua Taiwan 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, July 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The revolutionary wave of “water tech 2.0” is driving the global water industry into a new age of heightened standards and upgrades. And the momentum for this change can be traced to the tech and ... ( read original story ...)

Taipei 101 stands out as Taiwan’s modern icon

The landmark skyscraper in the Xinyi district of Taipei was initially called the Taipei World Financial Centre, but became better known simply as 'Taipei 101' because the 509-metre-tall building comprises 101 storeys — just one storey less than the ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan AMIS releases Istanbul BFT

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AMIS announced today a major breakthrough in the consensus algorithms for Ethereum. The Istanbul BFT applications are best suited for financial transactions and will be included on JP Morgan' Quorum platform ... ( read original story ...)

Income gap between rich, poor households remains wide: MOF

Taipei, July 4 (CNA) The wealth gap between the richest households and their poorest counterparts remains wide, according to statistics compiled by the Ministry of Finance (MOF). Following the month-long income tax filing season in May, the MOF released ... ( read original story ...)

Cathay, Fubon outperform index after going ex-dividend

Taipei, July 3 (CNA) Shares in Cathay Financial Holding Co. (國泰金) and Fubon Financial Holding Co. (富邦金) moved higher, outperforming the broader market on Monday after going ex-dividend, dealers said. The gains posted by the two leading ... ( read original story ...)