Finding labor is not a problem for returning businesses: Taiwan Labor Minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As the trade war between the United States and China escalates, Taiwanese companies returning to the island should have no problem finding labor, Labor Minister Hsu Ming-chun (許...

Facebook to sign agreement with Taiwan on tech collaboration 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Facebook's Vice President of Asia Pacific, Dan Neary will visit Taiwan on Sept. 26-27 to sign a cooperation agreement with the Taiwan government to help Taiwanese comp...

Prominent Taiwanese designers go on show in Paris

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese fashion designers are taking to the world, with a delegation of 8 of Taiwan's best attending two trade shows in Paris this month. The designers will showc...

Taiwan could benefit from order transfer amid new round of US import tariffs on China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With the fresh 10 percent tariffs imposed by U.S. on $200 billion worth of imports from China, Taiwanese companies can expect limited direct impact and even benefit from o...

Taiwan team runs Berlin Marathon in fancy costumes promoting brands of excellence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The 2018 Berlin Marathon saw a new record set by Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge, while a group of Taiwanese runners dazzled on the track with eye-catching elements that promo...

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,...

Two dozen Taiwanese companies in China mulling returning home: MOEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At least two dozen Taiwanese companies are considering returning to Taiwan amid the escalating trade war between the U.S. and China, said Minister of Economic Affairs Shen...

China's stock market hits 31 month low, facing US trade war that 'could last a decade'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China is clearly under economic duress as its economy slows and the next round of 25 percent tariffs targeting US$200 billion worth of Chinese goods are made ready for lau...

Trade War: Taiwan firms Pegatron, Quanta, Wistron, others may shift production out of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the U.S.-China Trade war continues to escalate, the Ministry of Economic Affairs has seen a marked increase in companies considering withdrawing manufacturing bases fro...

Opinion - Taiwan’s Big Challenge: Nurturing Foreign Entrepreneurs

Taiwan has initiated many programs to attract more foreign talent and investors to set up business in Taiwan. The fact that Taiwanese youngsters are now being drained to develop their career and ...

30% of Taiwan's businesses mull adopting AI over the next year: study

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – 44 percent of Taiwanese businesses have already adopted AI technology while 28 percent are set to invest in AI applications within a year, according to a study entitled &l...

Half of Taiwanese companies report investment loss in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Approximately 50 percent of 1,275 Taiwanese companies which are listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) and the Taipei Exchange (TPEX) reported losses from investing in ...

Taiwanese brands to increase presence at famous Thailand shopping mall

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – One of the largest shopping complexes in Thailand – the Emporium -- on Aug. 29 announced plans to introduce products from Taiwan in collaboration with the Taiwan Ext...

Taiwan, Japan to collaborate in smart machinery development

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan and Japan will establish a long-term cooperation mechanism to deepen collaboration and exchange in smart machinery, CNA reported on Aug. 29. Taiwan hopes to draw...

Taiwanese manufacturers in China are heading home amid US-China trade war: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The heightened US-China trade tensions have sparked concerns among Taiwanese manufacturers in China, and plans to expand manufacturing facilities in the home country. ...