MOF Reports NT$2 trillion in Tax Revenue for First Eight Months The Ministry of Finance (MOF) on September 9 reported that net tax revenue for August totaled NT$132.4 billion (US$4.8 billion), 3.8% greater than the same month last year. Net tax revenue for the first eight months of 2021 was NT$1.9 trillion (US$68.7 billion), an…

ASE-SPIL Saga Enters New Phase Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE), the world’s largest semiconductor chip packaging and testing company, on December 22 launched an NT$42.35 billion (US$1.28 billion) tender offer for another 24.7% stake in rival Silicon Precision Industries Corp. (SPIL). ASE already acquired 25% of SPIL in September and is looking to increase its…