Taiwan, Japan work to unlock commercial potential of senior market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Commerce Development Research Institute (CDRI) and the Tokyo Star Bank on Monday (Nov. 18) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) pledging a joint effort to explor...

Stronger domestic investment moderating Taiwan's economic downturn: CDRI

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's economic growth is predicted to continue to decline but at a slower pace thanks to stronger business investment, according to a report issued by the Commerce Develo...

Taiwan launches agribusiness matchmaking initiative to make inroads into Muslim market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Commerce Development Research Institute (CDRI) is inviting Taiwan's agribusinesses to sign up for a matchmaking program in a bid to promote the country's agric...

Taiwan's service sector maintains rapid growth

TAIPEI (CNA) -- The local service sector continued flashing a "yellow-red" light in November 2017, with one metric gauging the outlook for the sector falling slightly but still pointing to o...

Taiwan’s Penghu archipelago to promote yachting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Penghu County signed a memorandum of understanding with domestic and international yachting groups Thursday to transform a fishing harbor into a center for yachts. As T...

Service sector could get out of doldrums in September: think tank

Taiwan's service sector remained weak in July, as an index that gauges the climate of the sector continued to point to a slowdown, according to the results of a survey released Monday. But the Comm...

Taiwan's service sector remains slow for 8th straight month

Taipei, Aug. 6 (CNA) The local service sector flashed a "yellow-blue" light in June, signaling sluggish growth for the eighth consecutive month, according to the Commerce Development Research Institu...

Service sector remains slow, loses peak season effects: survey

Taipei, July 5 (CNA) The local service sector remained weak in May, as an index that gauges the climate of the sector continued to point to a slowdown, losing the peak season effects usually seen in t...

Service sector forecast to remain weak through March

The service sector remained weak in January and the situation is not expected to see significant improvement through March, according to the Commerce Development Research Institute (CDRI). ...

Local service sector showing signs of improvement: think tank

Taipei, Jan. 8 (CNA) An index that gauges the performance of Taiwan's service sector rose in November from the previous month, indicating recovery, according to the Commerce Development Research Insti...

Taiwan's service sector flashes 6th consecutive 'yellow-blue' light

Taipei, Oct. 10 (CNA) At a time of a slowing economy at home and abroad, earnings in Taiwan's service sector remained weak, as an index gauging the sector flashed a yellow-blue light for the sixth ...

Promoting Made-In-Taiwan with pop up stores

Taipei, July 12 (CNA) As part of its efforts to boost exports, Taiwan has come up with an innovative way to promote Made-In-Taiwan (MIT) products in emerging markets upon discovering that a sale...

Taiwan service sector flashes 3rd consecutive yellow-blue light

Taipei, July 11 (CNA) Taiwan's service sector remained sluggish, as an index gauging the sector flashed a yellow-blue light for the third consecutive month in May, according to the Commerce Developmen...

Service sector remains sluggish for 2nd consecutive month

Taipei, June 6 (CNA) The index for Taiwan's services activity flashed a "yellow-blue" light in April for the second month in a row, signaling a sluggish climate, according to the Commerce Developme...

Taiwan service sector feeling blue in March

Taipei, May 9 (CNA) Taiwan's service sector showed signs of weakening in March as an index gauging the sector flashed a "yellow-blue" light, indicating a sluggish climate, according to the Commerce...