Come Meet Taiwan’s Top Green and Energy-Saving Companies

In view of the green promotion policy and energy-saving trend in New Southbound countries, Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) is organizing the 2019 Taiwan Trade Mission of Green Techn...

Siemens Gamesa breaks ground on nacelle factory in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Siemens Gamesa broke ground on its nacelle assembly factory at the Port of Taichung on Monday (Sept. 16). The nacelle assembly facility by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Ener...

Taiwan unveils first homegrown self-driving electric minibus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Automotive Research & Testing Center (ARTC), a government-sponsored vehicle testing and R&D institute in Taiwan, recently unveiled Taiwan’s first indigen...

Taiwan's Q4 hiring outlook second strongest worldwide: poll

Taiwan's hiring outlook for the fourth quarter of the year is the second strongest in the world, behind Japan, according to the latest survey by human resources advisory firm ManpowerGroup. Tai...

Taiwanese firm investment pledges may top NT$600 billion in September

The amount of investment in Taiwan pledged by Taiwanese firms is forecast to surpass the NT$600 billion (US$19.11 billion)-mark in September under a program launched at the beginning of this year to e...

Taiwan unveils driverless WinBus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan unveiled an autonomous electric mini-bus on Monday (Aug. 26), which has an optimized positioning system and will undergo testing later this year before entering mas...

Retail, wholesale revenue hit all-time highs for July

Taipei (CNA) Taiwan's retail and wholesale sectors reported July sales that where the highest ever for the month as retailers benefited from promotional campaigns and wholesale operators saw sales...

Trump's new tariffs likely to expedite Taiwan companies' return home: investment official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday (Aug. 23) threatened to further increase the tariffs on Chinese exports in reprisal for China’s latest counter-tariffs, and he ...

China censors strike in Thailand: Taiwan booth at ASEAN Smart City expo forced to remove sign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese officials in attendance at the ASEAN Smart Cities Network Conference and Exhibition 2019 in Bangkok Thailand, Aug. 22-24, forced event organizers to remove a sign ...

Taiwanese investment in China drops: MOEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.S.-China trade war has resulted in a 55.5 percent plunge in Taiwanese investment in China during the first seven months of 2019, according to the Ministry of Economi...

Taiwan raises 2019 GDP growth forecast

Taipei (CNA) Taiwan has raised its forecast for gross domestic product (GDP) growth for 2019, reflecting increased investment in Taiwan by local suppliers looking to steer clear of the trade dispute b...

Asian Productivity Organization sets up smart manufacturing center in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Asian Productivity Organization (APO) launched its center of excellence on smart manufacturing in Taichung Tuesday (August 6). International cooperation should turn...

Taiwanese makers of tech devices to be hit by Trump tariffs: MOEA

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwanese companies that make laptop computers and telecommunications devices in China are likely to be hit hard by U.S. President Donald Trump's newly proposed tariffs on goods im...

AU Optronics latest Taiwanese company to invest back home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Display panel producer AU Optronics (AUO, 友達光電) was the latest Taiwanese company to take advantage of government measures, planning to invest NT$40.7 billion (US$1.3 billi...

Taiwan's ITRI to build trailblazing domestic 5G ecosystem

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI, 工研院) has enlisted the help of 18 local companies to create Taiwan’s own 5G ecosystem. ITRI is set to unveil the fir...