Business leaders express optimism about Taiwan’s economy in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's economy will continue on the positive course started last year with the return of investors evading United States tariffs against China, but the government wi...

Taiwanese businessman to be bestowed Japan's second highest medal for foreigners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese businessman Lin Por-fong (林伯豐) will be conferred with Japan’s second most prestigious medal for foreign nationals on Thursday (Nov. 7), making him the firs...

Taiwan seeks Japan's backing for CPTPP membership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 Taiwan-Japan Trade and Economic Sustainability Forum was held in Taipei on Friday (Sept. 6) to drum up support for Taiwan's entry into the Comprehensive and P...

Taiwan electricity reserves enough to meet demands of returning firms: Premier Su

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s electricity reserve margin will reach 15 percent over the next two years, said Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌). This not only means ample supply for regular...

Taiwan's stagnant wages due to shortsighted policy on tech. ed., says business leader

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a conference of the National Association of Industry and Commerce of Taiwan (CNAIC) on Jan. 19, speaker Xie Jinhe (謝金河), founder of the magazine Business Today (今周刊), d...

U.S. tax reform package to attract more investment from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The tax reform package approved by the United States Senate Wednesday will affect Taiwan since it will encourage certain Taiwanese businesses to go and invest in the U.S.,...

Blackout sign of Taiwan’s fragile power system: experts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the wake of yesterday's massive nationwide power blackout, a group of experts suggest a revision of the power system to avoid any repeat of yesterday's incident and ...

Taiwan’s business groups call for export shift to ASEAN amid Brexit shock

As Britain voted to leave the European Union after the referendum campaign, Taiwan should shift its export focus from Europe to China and ASEAN, said the Chairman of the Chinese National Association o...

Leading business groups to interview 3 presidential candidates

With the presidential election just around the corner, the seven leading local business groups will be holding three open interview sessions starting next week, from which each candidate will receive ...