Taiwan's PFP Chairman James Soong announces presidential bid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — People First Party Chairman James Soong (宋楚瑜) announced on Wednesday (Nov. 13) that he would enter the presidential race to compete with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) of th...

Foxconn founder’s camp rebuts rumors of Gou-Soong presidential ticket

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn founder Terry Gou's (郭台銘) camp denied rumors on Saturday (Nov. 9) that the business tycoon is considering relaunching his presidential bid with People First Pa...

Taiwan Hon Hai reports highest-ever October sales

On the back of the debut of the latest smartphones from Apple Inc., Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., one of the most important iPhone assemblers, reported Tuesday that sales hit the highest level ever ...

Terry Gou sues Taiwan Facebook user for defamation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The founder and former CEO of Taiwan's Foxconn Technology, Terry Gou (郭台銘), filed a lawsuit against a Facebook user surnamed Li (李) Tuesday morning (Nov. 5) after Li a...

Taiwan joins Cross-Strait CEO Summit in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Cross-Strait CEO Summit (CSCS) opened in Nanjing, China, on Monday (Nov. 4), inviting business owners from Taiwan and China to share company strategies and discus...

PFP leader James Soong explores Taiwan presidential bid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – People First Party (PFP) Chairman James Soong (宋楚瑜) is exploring the possibility of launching a presidential ticket for the fourth time, reports said Saturday (Nov. 2). ...

Taipei mayor looks ahead to 2024 presidential election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei City Government adviser Tsai Pi-ju (蔡壁如) said Tuesday (Oct. 29) on a talk show hosted by radio personality Clara Chou (周玉蔻) that Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) is pla...

Foxconn shelves plan for Wisconsin innovation centers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group promised to make a splash in Wisconsin beyond a massive manufacturing facility in the southeast part of the state, but there's little evidence that plans to b...

Missing-person posters appear before rally by Taiwan presidential candidate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) prepared to hold a rally at a park in Tainan Saturday (October 19) afternoon, protesters put up “missing ...

Foxconn founder might join Taiwan People’s Party legislative list

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Conflicting statements emerged Friday (October 18) about whether Foxconn Technology founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) might appear on the nationwide list of legislative candidates f...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to make iPhone XR and eventually iPhone 11 in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Foxconn Technology Group is expanding its operations in India with the manufacturing of the iPhone XR, while Apple Inc. was also planning to make the newer iPhone 11 i...

Taiwan’s Foxconn founder rules out cooperation with PFP leader James Soong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn Technology founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) ruled out cooperation with People First Party (PFP) Chairman James Soong (宋楚瑜) in the presidential campaign after appearing with...

Taiwan’s electronics giants may cut and run from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Four Taiwan business giants, including Foxconn Technology Group, Quanta Computer, Inventec and Compal, will withdraw from the Chinese market due to the ongoing U.S.-China ...

Taiwan’s Foxconn founder marks first time on campaign trail for legislative candidate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foxconn Technology founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) made his debut on the campaign trail Saturday (October 5), for an independent legislative candidate in the New Taipei City distr...

Taiwan’s Foxconn founder cancels meeting with KMT leader after Facebook backlash

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foxconn Technology founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) canceled plans for a meeting with Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Wu Den-yih (吳敦義) after 500 fans deserted a Facebook group in protest...