Taiwan president shoots down Terry Gou in war of words

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) rebutted criticism of Foxconn President Terry Gou (郭台銘) on Sunday (May 19) by referring to the alleged suicide cases at the tycoon’s fac...

Foxconn tycoon laments passage of Taiwan's new same-sex marriage law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- When asked to comment on the passage of Taiwan's landmark law legalizing same-sex marriage, Foxconn founder and prospective Kuomingtang (KMT) presidential candidate Terry G...

Taiwan’s KMT to pick presidential candidate by July 16

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Kuomintang (KMT) announced Wednesday (May 15) it will use opinion polls without smartphones to select its presidential candidate by July 16 at the latest. The conte...

As stock value drops, Terry Gou prepares to step down from Taiwan's Foxconn

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Since Foxconn chief, Terry Gou (郭台銘), announced his candidacy as a challenger for the Kuomintang’s presidential primary in early April, Foxconn has suffered a steep ...

Terry Gou moves closer to run for Taiwan president

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Consumer electronics magnate Terry Gou is stepping closer to running for president of Taiwan. Gou excluded himself Monday as the opposition Nationalist Party's ...

Foxconn to move production lines from China to Kaohsiung in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Foxconn Technology Group will move some of its production lines from the Chinese cities of Shenzhen and Tianjin to Kaohsiung, company chairman and presidential contend...

William Lai: Taiwan should strive to be ‘Free Economic Island’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ex-premier William Lai shared his thoughts on free economic zones and constitutional reforms on Tuesday (May 7) during a radio interview. The morning of May 7, Lai was ...

Foxconn tycoon now says Taiwan is part of ROC, not PRC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After saying that the "gods" were in agreement with him that "Taiwan is a part of China" on Thursday, Foxconn founder and prospective presidential Kuomintan...

Hon Hai CFO to succeed Terry Gou as chairperson: source

Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘), who is making a bid for president of Taiwan, will step back from the daily operations of the company, eventually allowing CFO Huang Chiu-lien (...

Foxconn tycoon claims gods agree with him that 'Taiwan is part of China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Foxconn founder and prospective presidential Kuomintang (KMT) candidate Terry Gou (郭台銘) on Thursday (May 2) told reporters that Taiwan is a "part of China" and said t...

Foxconn Chairman underestimates difficulties to be a successful peacemaker between Taiwan and China: You

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foxconn Technology Group founding Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) may have underestimated the difficulties and complexities to be a successful peacemaker between Taiwan and China...

Taiwan New Constitution Foundation shows support for Lai with public polls

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A public poll carried out by the Taiwan New Constitution Foundation (台灣制憲基金會) was published on May 3 on possible presidential match ups for the 2020 election. To judge ...

Former AIT chair doubts Foxconn chief's ability to lead Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On May 2, the former chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), Richard Bush, was asked by reporters about which current candidate running for Taiwan the U.S. gov...

The Latest: Wisconsin governor to meet with Foxconn head

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Foxconn Technology Group and its Wisconsin project (all times local): 10:20 a.m. Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is planning to meet wi...

Trump met with Foxconn CEO about Wisconsin project

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group CEO Terry Gou has met with President Donald Trump to discuss the company's ever-changing Wisconsin project. Foxconn confirmed the meetin...