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Technical mission introduces Taiwan watermelons to Middle East desert

A Taiwanese technical mission has successfully grown three varieties of Taiwanese watermelons in Bahrain, introducing "Taiwanese pride" to the desert. About 92 percent of Bahrain's la...

Taiwan sees largest surge in export orders in decade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's export orders grew for the ninth consecutive month in November to hit a record high of US$57.78 billion thanks to the increasing global demand for technology ...

Saudi Arabia approves imports of Taiwanese aquatic products

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Monday (Dec. 21) that Saudi Arabia has authorized the import of aquatic products from Taiwan after it introduced new requiremen...

Taiwan leads Asia in electronic component exports in first half of 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has posted a 20.2 percent annual growth in the export of electronic components between January and June, outperforming Asian countries such as China, Singapore, Sou...

Taiwan exports in August grew by stellar 13.6%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s exports in August totaled US$45.5 billion, rising for the sixth consecutive month and representing an annual growth of 13.6 percent. August was the month...

Taiwan exports to 6 South Asian countries experience record drop

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese exports to six South Asian countries in the first seven months of this year posted their biggest annual drop in history, falling 35.7 percent. According to Mi...

Taiwan's medical expertise is incredible asset to share: Mongolian representative

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite the distance and limited trade figures between the two countries, Mongolia is a crucial partner for Taiwan due to its abundant metal resources; however, for a coun...

Domestic demand must be met before Taiwan exports masks: MOEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Before Taiwan can begin exporting masks to other countries amid the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic, domestic demand must first be satisfied, Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA...

Taiwan's economy shows resilience in Q1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's international trade climbed in Q1 despite the severe impacts the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has had on the world economy; goods shipped to China, t...

Taiwan exports down over 7% year-on-year in January due to holiday

Taiwan's exports fell more than 7 percent from a year earlier in January, stopping a two-month rising streak, as the country's outbound sales were affected by a reduced number of working days ...

Taiwan exports end 2-month falling streak in November

Taiwan's exports rose more than 3 percent from a year earlier in November, breaking a two-month downward streak, as Taiwanese companies raised their local production in a bid to avoid the impact o...

Taiwan exports first shipment of local cabbage to Vietnam

Taiwanese cabbage will officially enter the Vietnamese market next week, when the first shipment of 180 metric tons of the vegetable arrives in the Southeast Asian country, Agriculture and Food Agency...

Taiwan's economic growth surges past Japan, S. Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's economic growth exceeded that of regional rivals Japan and South Korea in the first nine months of this year, thanks to relatively stronger export numbers and...

Taiwan exports up 2.6% year-on-year in August

Taiwan's exports rose by more than 2 percent from a year earlier in August, reversing a 0.5 percent decline seen a month earlier, largely on the back of the peak-season effects in the global elect...

Taiwan economy tops Four Asian Tigers despite lowered forecast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Goldman Sachs has lowered its GDP growth forecast for the “Four Asian Tigers,” namely Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, and Hong Kong, according to Bloomberg. ...