Chinese property website, Berkshire Hathaway team up

The Chinese surpassed Canadians as the largest foreign purchasers of U.S. residential property in 2013, according to the National Association of Realtors. Including buyers from Hong Kong and Taiwan, the Chinese accounted for $27.3-billion (U.S.), or 26.7 ... ( read original story ...)

Public hearing on infrastructure “war of words” venue: Ko

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je heaped scorn on a government-sponsored ... jointly lobbying for the inclusion of the "three loops and three lines" MRT project into the Cabinet's NT$880 billion Forward-looking Infrastructure Construction ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan says ready to review Chinese activist's asylum request

TAIPEI Taiwan said on Monday it was prepared to review a petition for asylum from a Chinese activist who left his tour group in Taiwan without notice last week. Local media reported on Sunday that Zhang Xiangzhong, whose whereabouts remain unknown, has ... ( read original story ...)

The Need for Speed: Taiwan Taking the Slow Road on Fintech

Financial industry observers see big potential for Taiwan in the nascent fintech sector, citing the ways in which emerging technologies could help the banking and insurance components of the nation’s financial conglomerates share information safely and ... ( read original story ...)

TSMC's directors top earners among Taiwan's listed companies

... the most generous salary for its directors was CTBC Financial Holding Co. (中信金), one of the leading financial companies in Taiwan. Its directors received NT$50.82 million in pay on average last year, the TWSE said. In 2016, CTBC Financial ... ( read original story ...)