Cabinet approves projects to boost investment in Taiwan

The Cabinet on Thursday approved three projects to boost investment in Taiwan by providing new incentives estimated to increase investment by NT$1.75 trillion (US$5.65 billion) and create 104,000 jobs...

Investment pledges by overseas Taiwan firms top NT$375 billion

Another four Taiwanese companies have gained approval to return home under a government incentive program, bringing the total investments pledged by such firms to over NT$375 billion (US$11.90 billion...

Taiwanese officials witness test of Japanese Terra Drone traffic system

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A delegation of Taiwanese representatives was in Japan last week to observe tests of drone manufactured by the Japanese corporation, Terra Drone, which hopes to provide th...

3 additional Taiwan firms pledge to invest NT$37.6 billion at home

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Three additional Taiwanese companies operating overseas have pledged to invest a total of NT$37.6 billion (US$1.20 billion) in Taiwan to avoid the possible impact from rising trade ten...

Golden Pin Salon events set for Taipei, Kuala Lumpur, Macao

The Golden Pin Design Award's salon series gets underway this month in Taipei City, Kuala Lumpur and Macao as part of government efforts promoting cooperation and exchanges between top Taiwan and ...

Huawei subsidiary only company in Taiwan added to US blacklist: Bureau of Foreign Trade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Economic Affairs’ (MOE) Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT) clarified on Tuesday (May 28) that only one business operating in Taiwan—a Huawei Techno...

Weather front to bring rain to Taiwan

A weather front is expected to bring rain to Taiwan from Monday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Sunday. The front will result in showers or thunderstorms in western Taiwan, the CWB forecast....

Green concerns and incentives drive demand for e-motorbikes in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Environmental awareness and government incentives are driving production of electric motorcycles in Taiwan, which reached a record high of 91,000 in 2018, posting year-on-...

Trade and investment between India and Taiwan set for major growth

TAIPEI (Taipei News) – Recent statements from the Department of Investment Services of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) indicate that the economic and trade partnership between India and ...

Asia Pacific Social Enterprise Summit bolsters promotion of public well-being

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Asia Pacific Social Enterprise Summit wrapped up on May 12 in Taiwan’s southern city of Kaohsiung, “bolstering regional cooperation in using innovative commerci...

Taiwan government prepares for trade escalation between US and China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has ordered government departments and institutions to prepare for an escalation of the trade war between the United States and China. Afte...

Escalating US-China trade tensions to have 'limited' impact on Taiwan: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The impact of the new tariffs, imposed by the United States targeting Chinese goods, on Taiwan will be “limited,” said President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday (...

Taiwan sets new goal for overseas Taiwanese firms' investments

A government goal to attract NT$250 billion of investment from overseas Taiwanese firms returning to the country in one year has been doubled to NT$500 billion, after nearly NT$280 billion of investme...

Seven more firms pledge to invest over NT$34 billion in Taiwan

An additional seven Taiwanese firms have pledged to invest more than NT$34 billion in Taiwan at a time when the government is urging companies operating overseas to relocate some of their investments...

Taiwan uses US-China trade war to bring 40 companies back home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan has been making the most of the U.S.-China trade war by successfully luring back 40 Taiwanese companies and is on a pace to quickly surpass its year-end a goal of 50 fir...