Rainbow parade grips Taipei despite rain

The Taipei Pride enjoys the blessing of the Taiwanese Government ... Coffee shops and food joints seemed to love the extra business from the march participants who seemed to be getting a lot of attention from the other clientele. ( read original story ...)

ASE Makes CDP’s Climate A List For the First Time

a non-profit global disclosure organization that promotes low carbon outputs and the disclosing of climate mitigation plans and risks TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (ASE, TAIEX:2311, NYSE:ASX), the leading ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan stocks decline in line with other Asian bourses

TAIPEI Nov 1 Taiwan stocks declined for a second straight ... The electronics subindex stayed flat, while the financials subindex lost as much as 0.1 percent. Among the most actively traded, smartphone maker HTC Corp shed as much as 1.9 percent, while ... ( read original story ...)

Calls for marriage equality in Taiwan gay pride parade

Tens of thousands of people packed Taipei's streets on Saturday in Asia's biggest gay pride parade, wearing colourful costumes and carrying rainbow flags as they called on Taiwan's new government to legalise same-sex marriage. Supporters waved handmade ... ( read original story ...)