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TSMC offers gloomy revenue forecast, slams chipmaker shares

17 Jan 2019

TAIPEI Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC) cut full-year investment and forecast its sharpest quarterly revenue fall in a decade, joining a string of tech companies warning of a slowdown in global smartphone demand.

Taiwan appoints new premier after resignations over poll defeats

11 Jan 2019

TAIPEI Taiwan on Friday appointed the former chairman of its ruling pro-independence party as premier, after the incumbent resigned along with the entire cabinet, in response to local election defeats.

UPDATE 1-Taiwan c.bank stands pat on rates as export orders slip

20 Dec 2018

* Sino-U.S. trade conflict may affect growth momentum - c.bank

Taiwan voters set to block same-sex marriage in referendum

24 Nov 2018

TAIPEI Taiwan voters were set to back a referendum that defines marriage as between a man and a woman, dealing a blow to the self-ruled island's reputation for liberalism in Asia amid a heated debate over marriage equality. | Video

Taiwan president quits as party chair after local election setback

24 Nov 2018

TAIPEI Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen resigned as chairwoman of the ruling pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) after it suffered a major electoral defeat on Saturday, losing two of the island's most important city posts in mayoral elections.

Taiwan's pro-independence party faces key elections amid China pressure

23 Nov 2018

TAIPEI Taiwan's government faces a test of confidence at local elections this weekend as President Tsai Ing-wen grapples with rising pressure from China and criticism that her reform agenda has slowed.

Taiwan's pro-independence party faces key elections amid China pressure

23 Nov 2018

TAIPEI Taiwan's government faces a test of confidence at local elections this weekend as President Tsai Ing-wen grapples with rising pressure from China and criticism that her reform agenda has slowed.

UPDATE 1-Taiwan Oct export orders beat growth forecast, but slowing seen ahead

20 Nov 2018

* Ministry sees Nov volume in range of -0.6 pct y/y to +1.4 pct

Fears of peak iPhone rattle Asian Apple suppliers

13 Nov 2018

TAIPEI/SEOUL Shares in Asian suppliers and assemblers for Apple Inc fell on Tuesday after several component makers warned of weaker than expected results, leading some market watchers to call the peak for iPhones in several key markets. | Video

China's ties with Taiwan chip firms under scrutiny as U.S. trade war heats up

07 Nov 2018

TAIPEI Washington's decision to cut off U.S. supplies to a Chinese chip-maker spotlights mounting tensions over China's drive to be a global player in computer chips and the ways in which Taiwan companies are helping it get there.

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