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Taiwan to become world’s 20th largest economy by 2026

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan was poised to join the ranks of the world’s 20 largest economies by 2026, but the move was not as significant as might appear at first sight, a prominent fina...

Chinese punishment set to drive Taiwanese businesses home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is expected to see a wave of returnee investment spurred by Beijing's politically motivated sanctions on Far Eastern Group, said Taiwanese business expert Hsieh...

Expert predicts Taiwan inflation will not spin out of control

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Inflation will not spin out of control in Taiwan next year, but price rises will still become more common, leading the Central Bank to adjust its monetary policies, financ...

China orders its energy companies to shore up reserves with winter coming

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese authorities have issued an order to the country’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs) to shore up supplies for the coming winter at all costs. The order was gi...

Impact of Chinese power cuts on Taiwanese firms remains to be seen: Official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — It’s too early to tell the extent to which Taiwanese businesses will be affected by China’s widening power shortages, according to Taiwan’s economic auth...

Power cuts in Taiwan and China expose Taiwanese businesses’ double standards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A glaring double standard is apparent in how Taiwanese businesses have responded to the large-scale power shortages in Taiwan and China, according to a media guru. Mond...

Tycoon recalls Chinese chipmaker Tsinghua Unigroup's bid for Taiwan TSMC 5 years ago

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Deep in debt, the state-backed Chinese integrated circuit designer and manufacturer Tsinghua Unigroup is said to be having difficulty in redeeming its corporate bonds, but...

TSMC ramps up property purchasing in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) on Monday (Aug. 24) announced plans to acquire property in Taiwan as it seeks to boost production in the south. The wo...

Business expert predicts great future for Taiwan's cybersecurity sector

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Once the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic slows down, investors should shift their attention from Taiwan's biotech industry to the cybersecurity sector, Wealth Ma...

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...

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). ...

Hsieh Chin-ho: Chinese market is not the only cure for Taiwan's economic growth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As China-leaning city mayor and county magistrate candidates won a landslide victory in Saturday's local elections, Wealth Magazine executive director Hsieh Chin-ho (謝金河) r...

Taiwanese tycoon in China in hot water over losing controlling stakes: Hsieh Chin Ho

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A Taiwanese tech tycoon in China was said to have suffered a setback from investing in China, despite a 20-year-old friendship with Chinese President Xi Jinping, and lost his co...

Secret to I-Mei Milk Tea craze at Costco is its 'thickness'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a series of mad buying frenzies of I-Mei's Milk Tea (義美厚奶茶) broke out in late September at Costcos across Taiwan, many have been wondering exactly what about this par...

“The best Taiwan premier since 2000” leads Cabinet resignation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Premier Lin Chuan (林全) chaired his final weekly Cabinet meeting Thursday, earning praise as “the best premier since 2000.” On Friday, Lin will be replaced b...