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Taiwan shares end below 9,200 points, led by Apple concept stocks

<p>Shares in Taiwan lost momentum and closed below the 9,200-point mark Monday, led by companies in Apple Inc.'s supply chain, in line with a pullback on Wall Street, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>The four major U.S. stock indexes dropped between 0.57 percent …</p>
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Russian envoy urges media exchanges between Taiwan and Russia

<p>Russia's representative in Taipei Dmitrii Polianskii said Sunday that his office is interested in promoting exchanges between media outlets in Taiwan and his country.</p><p></p><p>Polianskii told Central News Agency (CNA) President Fan Hsiang-lin that since...
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Visiting U.S. scientist urges young to ‘ask the right questions’

<p>A visiting U.S. scientist on Saturday encouraged young people in Taiwan to ask the right questions and gain knowledge in multiple disciplines to tackle modern-day challenges in the field of sustainable development.</p><p></p><p>"I think the most important q...
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U.S. encourages constructive cross-strait engagement: official

<p>Washington encourages the two sides of the Taiwan Strait to engage each other on the basis of dignity and respect, a senior U.S. State Department official said Friday, after Taiwan was not invited to attend an upcoming International Civil Aviation …<...
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Taiwanese businessman attacked in Jakarta

<p>A Taiwanese businessman was attacked and robbed in Indonesia's capital recently, alerting Taiwanese businesses operating in the country to the potential safety risks existing there.</p><p></p><p>The Republic of China (Taiwan) Representative Office in Indone...
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Sea warning for Typhoon Megi could be issued Sunday: CWB

<p>The chances that a sea warning will be issued for Typhoon Megi on Sunday are high, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Saturday.</p><p></p><p>The CWB said Megi, which was upgraded from a tropical storm to a typhoon on Saturday afternoon, …</p>
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Biopharmaceutical science Tang Prize winners thank others in field

<p>The three laureates of the 2016 Tang Prize in biopharmaceutical science said Sunday the award recognizes not only their personal endeavors but the work of many others in life sciences.</p><p></p><p>The prize was jointly awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier, Je...
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Taiwan to track Typhoon Megi with radiosondes

<p>Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau will attempt to track an approaching typhoon on Monday, the day before the storm is forecast to sweep through the island, the bureau said Sunday.</p><p></p><p>It will undertake a six-hour observation mission starting at 5 a.m...
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Taiwan stocks could face corrections: analyst

<p>Taiwan's stock market will likely encounter technical corrections in the near future after a strong showing this past week resulting from aggressive foreign institutional buying, according to fund manager Wei Yung-hsiang (???).</p><p></p><p>Wei, who manages...
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