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TSMC tops revenue per wafer globally at US$1,634

Taipei-The average revenue per wafer of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest semiconductor foundry, was US$1,634 last year, the highest among all wafer foundries globally, according to a recent report by U.S.-based market ...
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Taiwan’s export processing zones aiming for 5% production value growth

Taipei-Taiwan's export processing zones generated NT$400 billion (US$14.36 billion) in production value last year and have set their sights on an annual 5 percent growth in 2021 after they are renamed, according to the national Export Processing Zone A...
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High liquidity in stock market set to fade: analysts

Taipei-The high liquidity that has given a big boost to shares in Taiwan in recent months could fade as Treasury bill yields in the United States climb, analysts said Monday.The fundamentals of many companies listed on Taiwan's stock market, in particu...
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Balance of payments surplus hits new high in Q4

Taipei-Taiwan posted a record balance of payments surplus in the fourth quarter of last year as the central bank intervened in the local foreign exchange market to reduce volatility faced by the Taiwan dollar, according to the bank.In the fourth quarte...
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Taiwan’s industrial production continues to strengthen

Taipei-Taiwan's industrial production grew significantly year-on-year for the 12th consecutive month in January, data from the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) showed on Thursday.The industrial production index, which gauges changes in the actual vo...
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British envoy lauds U.K. financing of Taiwan’s offshore wind projects

Taipei- The United Kingdom's top envoy to Taiwan said Thursday he was delighted to see that his government's financing of Taiwan's offshore wind projects had increased to £500 million (US$717 million) since 2019.On Feb. 18, U.K. Export Finance UKEF, an...
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Market cap on main board rises over 5.6% in single session

Taipei-The market capitalization of the local main board soared more than 5.6 percent in one session Wednesday, when the benchmark weighted index moved sharply higher, playing catch-up with U.S. markets which rose during the break for the Lunar New Yea...
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Taiwan’s economy forecast to grow by more than 4% in 2021: NDC

Taipei-Taiwan's economy has a good chance of exceeding 4 percent annual growth this year if the country makes the most of opportunities presented by the restructuring of global supply chains in the wake of COVID-19 and attracts investment in major cons...
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Ancient Mass Production Brewery Uncovered in Egypt

Archaeologists have discovered a 5,000-year-old brewery that could produce thousands of liters of beer in the ancient Egyptian city of Abydos, Egypt's Tourism and Antiquities Ministry said. The site in Egypt's Sohag Governorate likely dates back to the...
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