Aug 1 Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd
* Says purchases research and development software for T$477.4 million ($15.94 million) from Synopsys International Limited Taiwan branch
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Further company coverage: ($1 = 29.9500 Taiwan Dollars) (Reporting by Hong Kong and Singapore newsrooms)
Europe, U.S. trade officials lobby China on food safety rule
BEIJING, Dec 9 European and U.S. government and trade officials say they have been lobbying hard against a draft Chinese regulation on food imports, worried it would hamper billions of dollars of shipments to the world's No.2 economy of everything from pasta to coffee and biscuits.
FOREX-Dollar up on higher yields, euro hit by ECB's "less for longer" decision
* Dollar rises vs yen on U.S. bond yields gains, firmer Nikkei