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Fuel prices in Taiwan to rise NT$0.2 per liter this week

| December 9, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Dec. 9 (CNA) Domestic gasoline and diesel prices will increase by NT$0.2 (US$0.006) per liter this week, ending a seven-week falling streak, due to a hike in international crude oil prices, Taiwan’s two major suppliers said Sunday.State-owned o…

Taiwan shares close up 0.79%

| December 7, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan shares closed up 76.16 points, or 0.79 percent, at 9,760.88 Friday on turnover of NT$96.21 billion (US$3.12 billion). Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

Premier will resign ‘when time is right’

| December 7, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Premier Lai Ching-te (???) said Friday that he will step down from the post “when the time is right” to take political responsibility for the ruling Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP’s) rousting in Nov. 24 local government elections.”Taking p…

Osisko Metals Releases Pine Point In-Pit Inferred Resource: 38,400,000 Tonnes Grading 6.58% ZnEq

| December 6, 2018 | Asianet Pakistan | 0

MONTREAL, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Osisko Metals Incorporated (the “Company” or “Osisko Metals”) (TSX-V: OM; FRANKFURT: OB51) is pleased to announce an updated Inferred Mineral Resource Estimate (“MRE”) for its 100% owned Pine Point project, located near Hay River, in the Northwest Territories of Canada. The MRE was prepared by BBA Inc. and […]

Taiwan shares close down 2.34%

| December 6, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan shares closed down 232.02 points, or 2.34 percent, at 9,684.72 Thursday on turnover of NT$142.82 billion (US$4.63 billion). Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

Kinmen’s annual travel volume expected to reach record high

| December 6, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Travel volume between Taiwan’s offshore Kinmen County and China via the three mini-links in the first eleven months of 2018 grew by 8.6 percent year-on-year and the total volume for the whole year is expected to reach a record high, according t…

Academia Sinica trims Taiwan’s 2018 GDP growth forecast

| December 5, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Academia Sinica’s Institute of Economics announced Wednesday a cut to its forecast for Taiwan’s economic growth rate in 2018, reducing it to 2.64 percent.That represents a drop of 0.01 percentage points from the last forecast in July, caused by…

Taiwan shares close down 0.54%

| December 4, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan shares closed down 54.33 points, or 0.54 percent, at 10,083.54 Tuesday on turnover of NT$143.54 billion (US$5.42 billion). Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

Grammy Award nominee designs defense ministry’s 2019 calendar

| December 4, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Renowned album cover designer and four-time Grammy Award nominee Xiao Qing-yang (???) has designed the Ministry of National Defense’s (MND) 2019 photo calendar, the ministry said Tuesday in a statement to promote the new product.Titled “Around-…

Greater cooperation with Taiwan needed: former U.S. officials

| December 3, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Several former United States officials called Sunday at a forum in Taipei for greater cooperation between their country and Taiwan on the economic, industrial and strategic fronts to meet challenges posed by Chinese political warfare and global…

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