Returning Taiwan firms bringing investments of NT$39.9 billion: MOEA

Several Taiwanese companies have applied to bring their overseas operations back home, attracted by a slew of government incentives, and their initial investments will total NT$39.9 billion (US$1.29 b...

New envoy hopes to diversify Taiwan people's knowledge about Italy

Italy's new top representative to Taiwan said Wednesday that his main task during his tenure is to present a diversified image of his country so that Taiwanese can learn that Italy has more to off...

Jakarta's first MRT built with help from Taiwanese companies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Indonesian capital of Jakarta's first Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) line will officially become operational at the end of March, thanks in part to Taiwanese companies, repor...

Taiwan needs to take cyber-security seriously at the highest level

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- The escalation in hostility towards Taiwan from the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has been well reported, but the focus of much of the coverage has been on the possibility o...

Taiwan patients using tainted blood-pressure drugs urged not to stop treatment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Patients using blood-pressure drugs recently tainted by the presence of a cancer-causing substance should not stop treatment immediately, but consult their physician about the a...

Taiwan President calls for support to polish ‘Made in Taiwan’ brand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The government of Taiwan will seek to provide assistance to Taiwanese businesses relocating back home in a bid to promote the “Made in Taiwan” label, amid turb...

Taiwanese company axes 10,000 workers in Vietnam before Tet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese textile company has laid off over 10,000 workers at its plant in southern Vietnam, just days before the Lunar New Year, reported VnExpress. A Taiwanese-owned fir...

Taiwan envoy to India promotes bilateral cooperation at trade show in New Delhi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Representative to India, Tien Chung- Kwang (田中光), was at the Taiwan Excellence pavilion at the 27th Convergence India trade show and exhibition, held in New...

TSMC leads domestic Taiwanese firms in patent apps 3rd year in a row

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductors Corporation (TSMC) led the country in new patent applications by a domestic firm in 2018, according to a report released on Jan. 28 by the Intellectu...

China's pro-unification 31 measures for Taiwan have failed: Academia Sinica scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nearly a year after Beijing announced the 31 measures to lure Taiwanese talent and investment as part of its pro-unification campaign, a China study scholar said on Saturday th...

Who says Taiwanese businessmen in China shouldn't have a say?

Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je has come under fire for another odd remark in defense of his contentious cross-strait motto of "the two sides of the strait are one family," after saying he hates peop...

Google announces first Asia green energy project in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – U.S. technology giant Google announced its first green energy project in Asia yesterday, with the company set to partially power its data center in Changhua County with so...

Taiwan's Chang Chia-che wins Ho Chi Minh City Marathon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese long-distance runner Chang Chia-che (張嘉哲) won the men’s category of the Ho Chi Minh City Marathon in Vietnam on Jan. 13. Chang completed the 42.19 kilom...

Taiwanese tech startups win awards at CES 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Eight Taiwanese startups won innovation awards at the Consumer Electronics Show 2019 (CES 2019) event in Las Vegas last week, reported CNA. More than US$6 million (NT$1...

More than 60 Taiwanese companies mull Taiwan expansion amid trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said that more than 60 Taiwanese companies are considering expanding their Taiwan operations, amid concerns stemming fro...