Taiwan

U.S. urges China to account for the ‘ghosts’ of Tiananmen

U.S. urges China to account for the ‘ghosts’ of Tiananmen

Published 04/06/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - The United States urges China to make a full public account of those killed, detained or who went missing during a crackdown [more…]

Qantas plans to change Taiwan website reference, but says needs time

Qantas plans to change Taiwan website reference, but says needs time

Published 04/06/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s Qantas Airways Ltd said it plans to change its website to refer to Taiwan as a Chinese territory, not an independent [more…]

Shares fall on Italian turmoil, euro near 6-1/2 month lows

Shares fall on Italian turmoil, euro near 6-1/2 month lows

Published 29/05/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares fell on Tuesday and the euro hovered near 6-1/2 month lows as early elections loomed in Italy, but a revival [more…]

Philippines takes ‘appropriate action’ over Chinese bombers in…

Philippines takes ‘appropriate action’ over Chinese bombers in…

Published 21/05/2018

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines expressed “serious concerns” over the presence of China’s strategic bombers in the disputed South China Sea and its foreign ministry [more…]

Asia stocks pull back after soft China data- oil higher

Asia stocks pull back after soft China data- oil higher

Published 15/05/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks pulled back on Tuesday, brushing off a firmer lead from Wall Street, as investors turned cautious after soft Chinese economic [more…]

Asia shares mostly higher, U.S. crude powers past $70

Asia shares mostly higher, U.S. crude powers past $70

Published 07/05/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Most Asia markets firmed on Monday after a tame reading on U.S. wages lessened the risk of faster rate hikes by the [more…]

Chip designer Mediatek gets Taiwan nod to export goods to ZTE

Chip designer Mediatek gets Taiwan nod to export goods to ZTE

Published 07/05/2018

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwanese chip designer Mediatek Inc has received an export permit from the government to sell components to ZTE Corp, a Chinese telecoms [more…]

Asia stocks ease, dollar off highs before U.S. payrolls

Asia stocks ease, dollar off highs before U.S. payrolls

Published 04/05/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian shares stepped back on Friday while the dollar ran into some profit-taking after a strong week of gains as financial markets [more…]

World stocks set for positive April as big ticket M&As return

World stocks set for positive April as big ticket M&As return

Published 30/04/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - World stocks are set to notch up a positive month for the first time since January, as a slew of positive earnings [more…]

Asian stocks rise after U.S. tech shares bounce

Published 27/04/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian shares rose on Friday after U.S. equities were buoyed by a rebound in technology stocks, while markets in Seoul were underpinned [more…]