First batch of direct-hiring OFWs from Davao arrives in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --The first batch of direct-hiring Overseas Foreign Workers from Davao, Mindanao island in the Philippines, arrived at the I-Mei Foods Co. factory in Taoyuan on Thursday...

Honest advice from an alumnus to the NTU president-elect

Professor Kuan Chung-ming was recently elected president of National Taiwan University as the result of a process which drew nationwide attention. As soon as the outcome became known, it created en...

Anti-drug micro movies by acclaimed Taiwanese directors go online with support from Luis Ko

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The internationally-acclaimed Taiwanese filmmaker Wu Nien-jen (吳念真) and Asio Liu (劉吉雄) recently released three micro movies against drugs at the invitation of Luis Ko, CEO...

I-Mei CEO Luis Ko calls for zero tolerance on drugs, drunk driving

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --I-Mei Foods CEO Luis Ko (高志明), Taipei city mayor Ko Wen-je(柯文哲) and mascot Bravo the Bear (熊讚) jointly urged the public not to drive after drinking and encouraged Taiwanese yout...

I-Mei CEO Luis Ko receives honorary doctorate from Taiwan’s Cheng Kung University

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A longtime food safety advocate and outspoken entrepreneur was awarded an honorary doctorate from the National Cheng Kung University in Tainan on Wednesday. I-Mei Foods...

Chinese military reportedly has access to Taiwan's e-Gate system

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Biometric equipment used in Taiwan's e-Gate border control system was manufactured by the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC) with ...

Letter to Editor: I-Mei Foods direct hiring in the Philippines is a helpful and commendable act

The recently held direct hiring of Taiwanese food giant, I-Mei Foods Company in different parts of the Philippines, specifically in Manila and in Davao City is highly commendable since it helps w...

Taiwan Nat. Immigration Agency under investigation, possible breach of national security

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Some top former officials at the National Immigration Agency (NIA) are under criminal investigation, it was announced by CNA on Sunday Dec. 3. The investigation is...

Taiwan’s I-Mei Foods buys radish leaves to produce lutein

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – When I-Mei Foods Co. (義美食品) CEO Luis Ko (高志明) promised to buy 100 tons of radish leaves to help struggling farmers, questions were raised about the use of such product, bu...

BBC reporter applauds direct hiring of migrant workers by Taiwan food company

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A story that has made a headline but has not really caught a lot of people’s attention was said to be “very unusual” by a BBC reporter. In the radio sh...

I-Mei Foods CEO Luis Ko’s “Taiwan New Agriculture” Rhapsody

1/ Farmers with their own land and who use pesticides sparingly should have a stable reasonable income and receive respect in order to sustain Taiwan’s beautiful environment and forever protect ...

I-Mei holds direct hiring in Manila

MANILA (Taiwan News) -- After two days recruiting in the southern Philippine city of Davao, I-Mei Foods arrived in Manila, the capital in the north of the country, to hold another two-d...

I-Mei holds the first-ever direct hiring of Filipino workers in Davao

DAVAO (Taiwan News) -- A series of direct hiring orientations and interviews held by I-Mei Foods Co. took place on Tuesday and Wednesday in the southern Philippine city of Davao on the islan...

I-Mei Easy Card donates to food safety

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Owners of an Easy Card from I-Mei Foods Co. will be able to contribute to food safety in Taiwan, the food company announced Thursday. For each NT$300 spent with the card at a...

Draft amendments to Taiwan labor law has room for improvement, says entrepreneur 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Less than a year after the launch of a measure involving two days off following every five working days (一例一休), Taiwan’s Cabinet has announced a draft amendment to the Lab...