Brazil solar entices Taiwanese investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the sidelines of Energy Taiwan 2018 trade show, trade agencies from Brazil and Taiwan signed a memorandum of understand (MOU) to help further Taiwanese investment in Br...

Global wafer factory investment reaches new high

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to a new report by electronics industry association SEMI, global investment in wafer factory construction reached a new high in the past year of US$62.8 billion ...

Taiwan government mulls additional incentives for Taiwanese manufacturers to leave China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan government is mulling over a host of incentives to entice Taiwanese companies to move factories back to Taiwan from China, as the U.S.-China trade war heats up,...

Taiwanese firms losing interest in China: MOEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to statistics by Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部), a host of Taiwanese firms are considering moving some of their manufacturing bases out of...

Foxconn joins Wisconsin companies to create investment fund

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group will partner with three major Midwestern companies to create a $100 million fund to help launch technology startups around the world, the companies ...

Taiwan to relax international student regulations to improve professional talent pool

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Premier William Lai (賴清德) said the government is currently promoting draft legislation to make it easier for international students to continue their stay in Taiwan...

Taiwan delegation secures NT$6 billion in new investment from US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese investment-seeking delegation secured NT$6 billion (US$0.2 billion) in new investment from the U.S. during a trip to three major U.S. cities from July 29 to Au...

Taiwan’s CPC Corp reaps benefit of Australian investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's CPC Corporation (台灣中油) will soon see the benefits of its diversified investments, with Inpex Corp's gas production plant off northern Australia offic...

Taiwan’s CPC Corp to invest US$6.6 billion in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's state-owned CPC Corporation (台灣中油) announced plans to invest US$6.6 billion (NT$201.92 billion) in petrochemical projects in Odisha state, western India on Ju...

Taiwan’s Nanoplus to pursue circular economy joint-venture in Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Nanoplus (納諾科技) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Vietnam's Saigon Telecom Group to provide landfill, resource recovery and waste dispos...

Trump works for the American people, strives to give them jobs: Terry Gou

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foxconn (鴻海) Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) said that U.S. President Donald Trump in his eyes, is a president who works for the American people and strives to give them jobs, du...

Did China really win its airlines battle with Taiwan? No!

Last week, I wrote about the ongoing "air-wars" between Taiwan and China which have culminated in the tit-for-tat spat between the two countries. But one commentator has argued the outc...

Taiwan-Czech Republic ink double taxation avoidance pact

An agreement between Taiwan and the Czech Republic on double taxation avoidance and fiscal evasion prevention with respect to taxes on income was concluded Dec. 12 in Prague, setting the stage for inc...

China concerned after Taiwan and Philippines sign deal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Friday China's Foreign Ministry said the country was seriously concerned about the nature of the bilateral investment agreement between Taiwan and the Philippines as it ...

Existing cross-strait pacts to continue: Chinese official

Hangzhou, China, Aug. 18 (CNA) A senior Chinese official has said that China will continue to honor its existing agreements with Taiwan but he has ruled out any new accords unless what Beijing sees ...