Taiwanese tycoon Terry Gou reclaims mantle as Taiwan’s richest person

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Founder and Chairman of Foxconn Terry Gou was named Taiwan’s richest man, with estimated net worth totaling US$7.3 billion (NT$225.8 billion) according to Chinese-ow...

Taiwanese company Foxconn may face obstacles in Wisconsin under new Governor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After the recent U.S. elections, the new Governor of Wisconsin, a Democrat, may have set his sights on undermining the state’s agreement with the Foxconn Corpor...

2 Taiwanese named on Harvard’s list of best performing CEOs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese businessmen Terry Gou (郭台銘) and Tsai Ming-kai (蔡明介) were both named on Harvard Business Review’s list of 100 best performing CEOs of 2018. Gou was ranke...

KMT party assets feud: CIPAS to freeze assets of Taiwan's Central Motion Picture Co.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese film company is set to be designated as a subordinate organization of the Kuomintang, with the Ill-gotten Party Assets Settlement Committee (CIPAS) set to freeze th...

Foxconn giving $100 million to UW-Madison for partnership

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group announced Monday that it will invest $100 million in engineering and innovation research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, which is one of the large...

The Latest: Foxconn, UW-Madison sign $100 million agreement

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Foxconn agreement with the University of Wisconsin-Madison (all times local): 11 a.m. Foxconn Technology Group says it will inves...

Foxconn denies massive layoffs in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer, on Saturday denied media reports about the layoffs of 7,000 employees at its Tai...

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...

Foxconn chief Terry Gou not interested in Taiwan presidential election bid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Terry Gou (郭台銘), the founder and chairman of the world’s largest electronics contract manufacturer, Foxconn Technology, told reporters he did not have “one millionth...

Foxconn to sign deal to set up shop in Maharashtra, India: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan electronics giant Foxconn (鴻海) and Maharashtra state government are likely to finally sign the deal for a manufacturing hub to be built in the west Indian state nex...

Taiwan's Foxconn to invest in innovative start-ups in northern California

Terry Gou, chairman of Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., said Friday that his company is planning to invest in the San Francisco Bay Area in northern California, as he i...

Taiwan's former VP Lien Chan to meet Xi Jinping in Beijing

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Former Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Lien Chan (連戰) is scheduled to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平) during a visit to Beijing next week, a spokesperson for Lien's office s...

Some of the biggest names in Chinese technology

BEIJING (AP) — Here are some of the Chinese technology world's biggest names: ZTE CORP.: The No. 2 Chinese maker of network gear for phone and internet companies was nearly driven ou...

Taiwan's Hon Hai to build innovation center in Wisconsin's Green Bay

Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., the world's largest contract electronics maker, said Saturday it plans to set up an innovation center in Green Bay, Wisconsin. In a statement, Hon H...

Trump joins Taiwan's tycoon Terry Gou at Wisconsin Foxconn plant ceremony

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- U.S. President Donald Trump joined Foxconn (鴻海) CEO Terry Gou, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker and House Speaker Paul Ryan for the ground breaking ceremony of the electron...