Candidates for chairmanship of Taiwan's KMT seek party reset

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three KMT members, Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌), Chang Ya-chung (張亞中), and Wu Zhi-chang (武之璋), have announced bids to become the party's next chairman with the urge to reset aft...

Taiwan Presidential Election 2020 (127 days left):Tidbits from Aug. 26 to Sept. 4, 2019

Taiwan Presidential Election 2020 (127 days left):Tidbits from Aug. 26 to Sept. 4, 2019 Last updated: (GMT+8) 19:50 Sept. 5, 2019 Election Tidbits about Tsai Ing-wen, Han Kuo-yu, Ko Wen-je, and ...

Taiwan Presidential Election 2020: Tidbits from Aug. 1 to 25, 2019

Taiwan Presidential Election 2020: Tidbits from Aug. 1 to 25 Last updated: (GMT+8) 01:15 Aug. 30, 2019 Election Tidbits about Tsai Ing-wen, Han Kuo-yu, Ko Wen-je, and Terry Gou **Continuously u...

Taiwanese tycoon remains silent about whether to run on his own

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Former Foxconn chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) congratulated Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) on his victory in the Kuomintang’s (KMT) presidential primary, but remained silent ...

Hsieh Chin-ho: Chinese market is not the only cure for Taiwan's economic growth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As China-leaning city mayor and county magistrate candidates won a landslide victory in Saturday's local elections, Wealth Magazine executive director Hsieh Chin-ho (謝金河) r...

Foxconn to join US companies to create US$100 million fund

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Foxconn Technology Group, the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer, announced on Tuesday that it will partner with three U.S. companies to create a US$100 m...

Foxconn deals requires Wisconsin to act soon on tax breaks

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Rust Belt state that built a manufacturing legacy through assembly-line jobs will have to quickly transition to a more highly skilled workforce now that Foxconn has selected W...

Trump announces $10 billion Foxconn plant in Wisconsin

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that electronics giant Foxconn will build a $10 billion factory in Wisconsin that's expected to initially create 3,000 jobs. The an...

Foxconn CEO Terry Gou reportedly visits White House to discuss job creation in U.S.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘), whose company is a key Apple iPhone assembler, made a low-key visit to the White House in U.S. on Thursday potentially discussing investmen...

A schoolboy asks a tycoon to help 'Fly, Kite Fly'

A second-grade schoolboy in Taipei Municipal Datun Elementary School cried after seeing a trailer of “Fly, Kite Fly,” a documentary about why the black kite has been disappearing in Taiwan. Accord...

Fubon's Tsai brothers top Forbes list of Taiwan's richest people

Taipei, June 25 (CNA) The Tsai brothers of Fubon Financial Holding Co. (???) are on top of the list of Taiwan's richest people for the first time, according to Forbes Asia magazine. Following a...

Taiwan shares end up, led by large-cap stocks; Largan hits new high

Taipei, June 25 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan closed higher Thursday as large-cap stocks across the board staged a technical rebound, with investors ignoring the losses on Wall Street overnight, dealers sa...