Taiwan

Taiwan says Dalai Lama welcome to visit, a trip that would infuriate China

Taiwan says Dalai Lama welcome to visit, a trip that would infuriate China

Published 06/07/2020

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan would welcome a visit by exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, its foreign ministry said on Monday, a trip that [more…]

EU, Britain, Taiwan dismayed by China’s new security law for Hong Kong

EU, Britain, Taiwan dismayed by China’s new security law for Hong Kong

Published 30/06/2020

BRUSSELS/TOKYO (Reuters) - The European Union expressed anger while Britain and Japan voiced concern on Tuesday after China passed a national security law for Hong [more…]

Britain urgently needs to see China law on Hong Kong, says UK PM’s spokesman

Britain urgently needs to see China law on Hong Kong, says UK PM’s spokesman

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain urgently needs to see the legislation China passed regarding Hong Kong to determine whether it has breached the joint declaration and [more…]

UK PM Johnson says on Huawei: we must protect from ‘hostile state vendors’

UK PM Johnson says on Huawei: we must protect from ‘hostile state vendors’

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that Britain needed to protect its critical national infrastructure from “hostile state vendors” when deciding [more…]

Global stocks shrug off fresh virus wave fears, dollar slips

Global stocks shrug off fresh virus wave fears, dollar slips

Published 22/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks reversed earlier losses and the dollar slid on Monday as investors shrugged off worries that rising coronavirus infections in parts [more…]

Chinese bomber approaches Taiwan in latest fly-by near island

Chinese bomber approaches Taiwan in latest fly-by near island

Published 22/06/2020

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Chinese air force jets, including at least one bomber, briefly entered Taiwan’s air defence identification zone on Monday, before being warned off [more…]

China warns of reprisal as Japanese city changes disputed area name

China warns of reprisal as Japanese city changes disputed area name

Published 22/06/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Monday it reserves the right to respond to a Japanese city’s decision to rename the administrative area that includes [more…]

TSMC says could fill order gap if unable to sell chips to Huawei

TSMC says could fill order gap if unable to sell chips to Huawei

Published 09/06/2020

HSINCHU, Taiwan (Reuters) - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC) (2330.TW) could quickly fill any order gap should U.S. restrictions against Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [more…]

TSMC says still in talks about subsidies for new U.S. plant

TSMC says still in talks about subsidies for new U.S. plant

Published 09/06/2020

HSINCHU, Taiwan (Reuters) - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC) (2330.TW) is still in talks with the U.S. government about subsidies for its new plant [more…]

Asia shares rally as BOJ buys more bonds- U.S. crude skids

Asia shares rally as BOJ buys more bonds- U.S. crude skids

Published 27/04/2020

SYDNEY/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Asian shares bounced on Monday as the Bank of Japan (BOJ) announced more stimulus steps to help cushion the economic impact [more…]