Taiwan's Foxconn confirms Wisconsin factory 'moving forward' after Trump phone call

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Following several concerning reports about the state of Foxconn’s business abroad, and some rumors that the company was considering abandoning their multi-billion dollar ...

A look at key moments in Foxconn's plan for Wisconsin plant

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Taiwanese company Foxconn Technology Group shifted its stated plans yet again on Friday for a massive Wisconsin technology campus. Here's a look at key moments in the development ...

The Latest: Evers wants consistent messages from Foxconn

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Foxconn Technology Group's plans for a technology project in southeastern Wisconsin (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Wisconsin Gov. T...

Foxconn says it shifts Wisconsin plan after Trump intervenes

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group says that after its chairman spoke with President Donald Trump the Taiwanese company plans to proceed with plans to construct a plant in Wisconsin that wi...

Taiwan tycoon Terry Gou opens official Facebook account to fight disinformation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese tycoon and Foxconn chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) introduced his official Facebook page Thursday, in a move to counter false stories and rumors about him spreading via...

Taiwan’s Foxconn considers abandoning panel production in Wisconsin

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Foxconn Technology Group was likely to scale down or even abandon its high-profile plans to produce screen panels in the American state of Wisconsin, the Reuters news agency...

Han Kuo-yu turns down Ko Wen-je's invitation to attend Taipei-Shanghai Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) extended an invitation to newly elected Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kou-yu (韓國瑜) to attend the upcoming Taipei-Shanghai Forum on Dec. 20, Han ha...

Conversing with a Han fan: How Kaohsiung voters are trying to justify voting for Han Kuo-yu

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- For those of us in Kaohsiung who were not persuaded by bombastic rhetoric, highfalutin policy pledges, and the gregarious persona of the Kuomintang's (KMT’s) Mayor...

Kaohsiung mayor-elect turns down invitation from Foxconn chief to visit China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kaohsiung mayor-elect Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) will not accept an invitation from Foxconn Technology Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) to attend a meeting in the Chinese city of Xiamen, re...

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...