India looks for trade talks with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — India is considering opening trade talks with Taiwan as both countries bristle over China’s aggression, Bloomberg reported Monday (Oct. 19). While the government ...

Taiwan's Foxconn and Yulon aim to supply 10% of world’s electric cars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan electronics giant Foxconn Technology and local carmaker Yulon Group said Friday (Oct. 16) their joint efforts to manufacture electric vehicles (EVs) will likely yie...

Taiwan’s Foxconn fails to qualify for Wisconsin subsidies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Wisconsin officials have turned down a request by Foxconn Technology Group for the first round of payments in what was supposed to be US$3 billion in state tax credits for...

Wisconsin tells Foxconn no tax credits without new deal

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin told Foxconn Technology Group on Monday that it won't qualify for billions of dollars in state tax credits unless it strikes a new deal for a scaled-back factory complex...

Foxconn's $100 million pledge to university largely unmet

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin-Madison has received less than 1% of the money that Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group pledged to it two years ago amid the electronics giant's expa...

Taiwan's Pingtung County begins installing 99MW solar power station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A solar power company on June 23 began installing a 99MW photovoltaic (PV) solar power station in Jiadong Township, an area of Pingtung County severely affected by subside...

Taiwanese car brand Luxgen to leave China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid a sluggish car market in China, Taiwan's Yulon Group has decided to withdraw its Luxgen brand from the country, reports said Wednesday (June 17). The move was ...

Taiwan’s Foxconn founder removes in-law from health technology post

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn Technology Group founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) removed his brother-in-law from the top of a health technology group and urged its thorough reorganization due to signific...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to produce ventilators at Wisconsin plant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Foxconn Technology Group, known as the world’s largest contract manufacturer of electronic products, is discussing plans with Medtronic PLC of the United States ...

Foxconn offering university graduates starting pay of NT$45,000

Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Foxconn Technology Group has launched a recruitment drive, offering a monthly salary of no less than NT$45,000 (US$1,485) to university graduates. For those with a ...

Apple closes all stores outside of Taiwan and China amid coronavirus fears

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Apple Inc. announced Saturday (March 14) it is closing hundreds of retail stores beyond Taiwan and China until March 27 amid the rapid spread of the Wuhan coronavirus (COV...

Taiwan’s Foxconn and TSMC get permission to resume operations in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The New Taipei-based electronics manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group has received the nod from the Chinese government to restart operations at its factory in Zhengzhou, ...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to make electric cars for China with Fiat Chrysler

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Foxconn Technology Group wants to work on electric vehicles for the China market with the Fiat Chrysler Group (FCA), reports said Thursday (Jan. 16). The Italian-Am...

Wisconsin governor: Foxconn could still qualify for credits

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group, the world's largest electronics manufacturer, could still qualify for up to $3 billion in state tax credits in Wisconsin if it makes changes to its deal ...

Audit faults plans to credit Foxconn for work outside state

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's economic development agency needs to modify its procedures to ensure that tax credits aren't awarded for Foxconn Technology Group employees who don't...