Taiwan govt voices concerns over rumors of U.S.-China signing 4th Communiqué

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s government urged the U.S. to refrain from signing a new joint communiqué with China that would limit arms sales to Taiwan, and demand Washington t...

Taiwan and U.S. sign new IP enforcement MOU: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan and U.S. have signed a new IP enforcement Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve the response to violations of intellectual property rights and trade fraud laws...

U.S. is Taiwan’s crucial security and trading partner: Tsai Ing-wen

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文)reiterated the importance of U.S.  in Taiwan’s security and trade, at the annual Hsieh Nien Fan banquet hosted by AmCham Tai...

New Kingpo Group and ADATA to increase investments in Brazil

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite a stagnant economic outlook, Brazil continues to attract investments from Taiwanese companies including New Kingpo Group (NKG) and ADATA Technology (ADATA), due to...

Qualcomm and ASE Group to invest US$200M in joint venture in Brazil

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Global semiconductor giant Qualcomm, Taiwanese semiconductor assembly and testing service provider ASE Group, and the Brazil national bank, recently signed a joint-venture d...

Taiwan high-tech companies heading south

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Southern Taiwan Science Park revenue increased the most among its counterparts in 2016 as more companies moved manufacturing into the park, according to statistics published by...

Taiwan science park revenues recover from slump

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's science park revenues inched up 2.94 percent year-on-year (YoY) to NT$2.38 trillion (US$78.01 billion) in 2016, due to strong demand in the precision machinery and...

Taiwan export value soars 22% YoY in February 2017

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan’s export value soared 22 percent year-on-year (YoY) in February 2017 to US$33.75 billion, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) latest figures. D...

TSMC might relocate NT$500B next-gen chip fab to U.S.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- World-leading semiconductor manufacturer Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) might consider setting up its new 3 nanometer (nm) chip fab, construction of whi...

Two cases of drug-laced instant coffee found in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— You might want to think twice before accepting a cup of instant hot cappuccino from a random stranger in Taiwan in the near future. Last weekend, police arrested two men...

Northern Taiwan new housing projects drop to lowest level in 6 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The number of new housing projects released onto the market by developers plummeted to record low in the last six years, according to statistics compiled by real-estate maga...

Taiwanese-American federal judge blocks Trump travel ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Theodore Chuang, the second federal judge in the U.S. to halt President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, is the son of Taiwanese immigrants, according to a report by...

Taiwan businesses' digital transformation lags behind Asian neighbors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan ranked third to last in enterprise digital transformation among 12 Asian-Pacific countries surveyed in a latest Microsoft study. The study was conducted by Microso...

Taiwan companies to share investment experiences in Brazil

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwanese enterprises that successfully invested in Brazil will be sharing their experiences with fellow compatriots at a conference organized by the Commercial Office of Br...

Barbie Hsu's family restaurant caught on camera serving rotten fish

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—South Beauty (俏江南), a Sichuan cuisine restaurant franchise based in Beijing in China, founded by Taiwanese celebrity Barbie Hsu's (大S) mother-in-law was reported as...