Taiwan ready for free trade agreement with US: country's chief negotiator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The minister without portfolio and Taiwan’s chief trade negotiator, John Deng (鄧振中), expressed on Monday (June 10) his optimism about the country conducting talks ab...

Uber drivers protest, AmCham Taipei wants chief digital officer for government

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As angry Uber drivers threw eggs at the Cabinet building Wednesday (May 29), the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taipei issued its annual Taiwan White Paper singl...

AmCham White Paper: Time for Taiwan to focus on a trade agreement with the U.S.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the 2019 edition of its annual White Paper titled “A Time for Action,” the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taipei called Wednesday (May 29) on the ...

Taiwan President dismisses lure of China business in exchange for democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) annual banquet on Wednesday (April 10), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said her administration will not compromise Taiwan’...

U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State David Meale arrives in Taiwan Tuesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - United States Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Trade Policy and Negotiations David Meale was arriving in Taiwan Tuesday to attend an American Chamber of Commerce annual e...

AmCham Taipei: businesses less confident in Taiwan’s economy for 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Results from the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taipei’s 2019 Business Climate Survey reveal companies are less confident in Taiwan’s economic outloo...

Bio Asia biotech conference to take place in Taiwan for first time in July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) joined the Taiwan Bio-Industry Association (Taiwan BIO) in announcing that the Bio Asia-Taiwan 2019 International Conferenc...

66% of global companies to review China investment due to trade war: study

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to a special report by the American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China), 66 percent of global companies are set to review or cancel investmen...

US-China trade battle kicks off, markets take it in stride

BEIJING (AP) — The United States and China launched what Beijing called the "biggest trade war in economic history" Friday, imposing tariffs on billions of dollars of each other's ...

Labor groups protest in front of AmCham Taipei office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A number of labor groups combined forces on Saturday (June 23) to rally in front of the American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei (AmCham) to protest a white paper recently releas...

AmCham releases 2018 White Paper on Taiwan's business climate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taiwan, released their annual White Paper on issues in various industries, government regulations, and the overall business cl...

AmCham Taipei expresses support for U.S. return to CPTPP

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taipei said Friday it strongly supported an eventual return of the United States to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreemen...

US official says Taiwan a model for Indo-Pacific region

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Alex Wong, U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state, gave a media briefing in Washington, D.C. after a short visit to Taipei and praised Taiwan as a model for the Indo-Pac...

US official affirms support for Taiwan to defend its democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a room filled with Taiwan’s leaders and representatives of global enterprises, Alex Wong (黃之瀚), U.S. deputy assistant secretary in state department of east Asian ...

Taiwan's Taoyuan Aerotropolis Project on track to begin in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taoyuan International Airport and the government are gearing up for a massive infrastructure expansion project set to begin in 2018; The Taoyuan Aerotropolis project. ...