Taiwan stocks rise
23 December 2015, Nirapad News: Taiwan stocks rose on Wednesday, taking cues from overseas markets amid light holiday trading. As of 0255 GMT, the main TAIEX index rose 0.8 per cent to 8,354.80, after closing up 0.1 per cent in the previous session. The electronics subindex rose 0.8 per cent, while the financials subindex gained 0.9 per cent. Among actively traded shares, display maker AU Optronics was up 5.2 per cent and rival Innolux was 4 per cent higher. After the market close, Taiwan will issue industrial output data for November. Output in October fell for the sixth straight month from a year earlier. The Taiwan dollar firmed T$0.312 to T$32.778 per US dollar.