Nearly 180 negotiations conducted during Taiwan-Czech business matchmaking event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of nearly 180 business negotiations were held between Taiwanese and Czech companies at a business matchmaking conference on Monday afternoon (Aug. 31). The Taiw...

Over 200,000 fake Made-in-Taiwan masks seized in Keelung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Customs officials in Keelung seized 71 boxes of sea freight containing 208,000 fake Made-in-Taiwan masks last Friday (Aug. 14). As the pandemic continues to rage in man...

Taiwan launches mass crackdown on fraudulent masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese authorities have begun a massive crackdown on the rampant import and sales of masks without certification or with mislabeled origins. The operation is in resp...

Taiwan finds 100 plus cases of Chinese products labeled as 'Made-in-Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese authorities have discovered more than 100 instances of Chinese products being labeled as made in Taiwan since 2018, in what officials believe are attempts to eva...

Czech Republic is Taiwan’s fourth biggest investment destination in Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While President of the Czech Senate Milos Vystrcil's planned trip to Taiwan at the end of August has been of recent political focus, the two countries actually have a ...

Taiwan customs officials confiscate over 3,000 face masks from Polish passengers

Taiwan's airport officials confiscated 3,446 surgical face masks from two Polish passengers last Sunday, the largest single seizure in the country by air travelers since export restrictions were p...

Winners of Taiwan Excellence Awards unveiled

The winners of the 28th Taiwan Excellence Awards were unveiled Nov. 27 by Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), with 30 homegrown brands honored for technological innovation. A total ...

Taipei Expo opens in Philippines to explore business opportunities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Expo 2019 opened at the SMX Convention Center in Davao, the Philippines on Friday (Nov. 8) as part of the island’s bid to increase its commercial clout in the...

US big business buys ‘MIT’ goods worth NT$6 billion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Bureau of Foreign Trade and Taiwan External Trade Development Council held a "U.S. Business Day" event on Thursday (Oct 3), attended by 19 American corporate giant...

Preferential tariffs between Taiwan, Paraguay to take effect

Preferential tariffs between Taiwan and Paraguay will officially go into effect Sept. 5, with Taiwan agreeing to remove or reduce tariffs on 31 categories of Paraguayan products, the Bureau of Foreign...

Huawei subsidiary only company in Taiwan added to US blacklist: Bureau of Foreign Trade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Economic Affairs’ (MOE) Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT) clarified on Tuesday (May 28) that only one business operating in Taiwan—a Huawei Techno...

Fine for marking Chinese goods 'Made in Taiwan' to be hiked to NT$3 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the U.S.-China trade war heats up and Chinese companies seek refuge from Trump's tariffs, Taiwan's Cabinet on Thursday (May 16) has put forward an amendment that wou...

Taiwan Expo series goes into second-tier cities in New Southbound Policy countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A series of Taiwan Expo organized by Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) will be held in five second-tier cities in New Southbound Policy countries in 2019,...

Taiwan targets second-tier cities to expand presence in Southeast Asia market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese trade authorities will hold five expos this year targeting second-tier cities in Southeast Asian countries as part of the initiative to promote the New Southboun...

Taiwan opens beauty-cosmetics pop-up store in Kuala Lumpur

KUALA LUMPUR (CNA) -- A group of Taiwanese beauty and cosmetics vendors have opened a pop-up store in a shopping mall in downtown Kuala Lumpur in a bid to impress Malaysian consumers there and eventua...