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13 Taiwanese companies ranked among top 100 global tech leaders

<p>Taipei-Taiwan has 13 companies named among the world's 100 leading technology companies by mass media and information firm Thomson Corp., with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) ranked seventh, making it the only Asian company among the top 10.</p><p></p><p>The Canadian-based …</p>
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Taiwan shares close up 0.17%.

<p>Taipei-Taiwan shares closed up 18.69 points, or 0.17 percent, at 11,004.80 Wednesday on turnover of NT$147.013 billion (US$5.12 billion).</p><p></p><p></p><p>Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel</p><p>…</p>
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FSC to allow foreign banks to issue Taiwan dollar bonds

<p>Taipei-The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) is planning to ease the rules on bond sales, allowing foreign bank branches in Taiwan to issue Taiwan dollar-denominated bonds in the local market, FSC Chairman Wellington Koo (???) said Tuesday.</p><p></p><...
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U.S. dollar down in Taipei trading

<p>Taipei-The U.S. dollar was traded at NT$29.544 at 10:15 a.m. Monday on the Taipei Foreign Exchange, down NT$0.056 from the previous close.</p><p></p><p>Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel</p><p>…</p>
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CPC Corp. to raise fuel prices further

<p>Taipei-State-owned oil refiner CPC Corp., Taiwan will raise domestic gasoline and diesel prices by NT$0.2 (US$0.0068) and NT$0.3, respectively, effective midnight Sunday at CPC gas stations nationwide, as international crude oil prices climb.</p><p></p><p>A...
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Thai workers still want to land jobs in Taiwan: Thai statistics

<p>Bangkok-Many workers in Thailand still want to land jobs in Taiwan, despite a recent online article that complains about low wage levels there.</p><p></p><p>The article posted on the website PTT, Taiwan's largest online bulletin board system, said that many...
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Violators of new labor rule on overtime risk heavy fines: ministry

<p>Taipei-Employers who force their workers to accept compensatory leave for overtime work, under Taiwan's newly amended labor law, will face a fine of up to NT$1 million (US$33,800), Deputy Minister of Labor Shih Keh-her (???) said Thursday.</p><p></p><p>Resp...
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Taiwan’s annual tax revenues hit new high in 2017

<p>Taipei-Taiwan collected tax revenues totaling NT$2.23 trillion (US$75.38 billion) in 2017, a historic high, according to statistics released Wednesday by the Ministry of Finance (MOF).</p><p></p><p>The tax revenues were an increase of NT$77.4 billion from b...
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HTC unveils upgraded Vive VR headset

<p>Taipei-Taiwan-based smartphone brand HTC Corp., which has been trying to penetrate the global virtual reality market, has unveiled an upgraded Vive VR headset -- the Vive Pro -- which the company said has raised the bar in the global high-end …</p>
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