AIT proposes Talent Circulation Alliance to tackle brain drain in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) is promoting the Talent Circulation Alliance (TCA) initiative to encourage exchanges of skilled workers between Taiwan and other lik...

Video compares Han's Chinglish speech with Tsai's fluent English at AmCham meeting in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a speech by itinerant Kaohsiung Mayor and full-time presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) at the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) last week was widely mocked for h...

Hong Kong government should withdraw the bill: AmCham Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (AmCham Hong Kong) on Monday (July 29) called on the Hong Kong government to respond to the root cause of the recent civil un...

Hong Kong protest: Some condemn, some ask for understanding

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's legislative building was heavily damaged by protesters who broke in Monday night. Their demands include the withdrawal of an extradition bill and the resignation of Hong K...

The time is ripe for a U.S.-Taiwan free trade agreement: William Stanton

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The United States needs to reach a bilateral trade agreement with Taiwan not just because it would be good for Taiwan, but even more so because it is in the best strategic inte...

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...