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New Jersey passes Taiwan resolution supporting BTA with US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The New Jersey General Assembly passed a Taiwan-friendly resolution on Monday (Jan. 11), which calls for strengthening economic and trade relations between the U.S. and Ta...

Employment in Taiwan Gains Optimism in 2021 Driven By Growth in Sustainable Energy

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 13 January 2021 - Professional recruitment services firm Michael Page Taiwan today launched the 'Talent Trends 2021 Report', with a keen eye on Taiwan's optimistic ta...

US blacklists Taiwanese fishing vessel for migrant worker exploitation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States added a Taiwanese flagged and owned fishing vessel to a blacklist on Dec. 31 for violating labor rights, marking the third Taiwanese fishing vessel subje...

Vietnamese students in Taiwan increase by 330% over 3 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite the effects of the Wuhan coronavirus, the number of Vietnamese studying in Taiwan has increased by 330 percent over the past three years. According to Taiwanese...

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 ...

Ransomware attacks a pressing threat to world in 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S.-based cybersecurity company FireEye has released a report on the latest internet security trends, which shed light on the ever-growing threat of ransomware. Titled...

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's US envoy hopes for bilateral double taxation avoidance agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s representative to the U.S. Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) said Wednesday (Dec. 16) that if Taipei and Washington D.C. can negotiate an agreement to avoid double taxati...

Taiwan firms wary of moving manufacturing to India after Wistron plant riot

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s economics minister urged the Indian government to address Saturday's (Dec. 12) riot at a Wistron Corp factory, as it could dampen other Taiwanese compan...

Taiwan president attends launch of Coast Guard’s first indigenous patrol ship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) attended the launch Friday (Dec. 11) of the Coast Guard Administration’s (CGA) first domestically built 600-ton patrol ship, the Anping....

Hackers attacked 10 listed companies in Taiwan during pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With more employees working from home worldwide during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, hackers have stepped up their attacks, targeting at least 10 listed companies i...

Taiwanese company fined for sharing migrant workers with other factories

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A metal manufacturing company in New Taipei City has been slapped with a NT$1.11 million (US$38,861) fine for dispatching its own migrant workers to three other factories....

Taiwanese Apple suppliers expand operations in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Taiwanese Apple suppliers are expanding their operations in India thanks in part to generous investment incentives and the American push for "moving factories o...

Taiwan resumes passenger flights to Vietnam after 7-month hiatus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese airplane carrying 280 passengers landed at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi on Wednesday (Nov. 25), the first such flight since Vietnam halted inbound pa...

Taiwanese pharmaceutical to sell coronavirus vaccines to Malaysia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Medigen Vaccine Biologics Corp. (MVC, 高端疫苗) on Tuesday (Nov. 24) confirmed it had signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Malaysian firm Metronic Glob...