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Taiwan likely to sustain export growth post-pandemic: Bloomberg

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After posting a decade-high 8.16 percent GDP growth in the first quarter of 2021, Taiwan will likely extend its export momentum even after the coronavirus pandemic subside...

US, China to assess Phase 1 deal soon, Biden trade chief says

U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai said on Wednesday (May 5) she expects to engage "in the near term" with Chinese officials to assess their implementation of the "Phase 1" tr...

Taiwan's TSMC featured among Time’s '100 Most Influential Companies'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, has been included in Time magazine's inaugural "100 Most Influential Co...

Taiwan says it has never sought to use exchange rate for trade advantage

Taiwan has never sought to use foreign exchange rates to gain an unfair trade advantage, the central bank said on Sunday, after the U.S. Treasury said Taiwan tripped thresholds for possible currency m...

Yellen to label Taiwan 'currency manipulator,' let China off hook

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an apparent disconnect with the Biden administration's vow to hold Beijing accountable for unfair trade practices, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen appea...

World trade body chief says vaccine inequity 'unacceptable'

GENEVA (AP) — The head of the World Trade Organization called Thursday for expanded capability in developing countries to manufacture vaccines, saying the gaping imbalance in access to coronavirus vac...

Biden administration extends US tariff exclusion on Chinese medical goods

The Biden administration is extending tariff exclusions on about 99 categories of medical products from China until Sept. 30, 2021 to aid the fight against COVID-19, the U.S. Trade Representative'...

TECO Group Huang Yu Ren: perfectly prepared and on standby at any time facing the battle for the management rights

The battle for the management rights of TECO Group ignited by PJ Group will come to the fore in advance resulted by the coming TECO Group’s shareholder meeting at the end of May. TECO Group&rsqu...

Swedish TV show discusses Taiwan's pandemic prevention success

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Swedish television program “Foreign Offices,” which covers current international affairs, on Tuesday (Feb. 23) aired a special episode discussing Taiwan’...

Taiwan’s TSMC beefs up anti-COVID measures amid hospital cluster

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) ratcheted up its anti-pandemic measures on Monday (Jan. 25) as concerns over a Taoyuan hospital cluster continue. The ...

Ruling Communist Party to set Vietnam's course this week

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Almost 1,600 leading members of Vietnam’s ruling Communist Party meet this week to approve future policy and help select the nation’s top leaders amid talk whether the current pa...

Taiwan’s TSMC a key player shaping world in 2021: The Economist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The strategic importance of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has been underscored in a speech delivered by Deputy Editor of The Economist Tom Standage at ...

Chinese getting rid of US real estate amid trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the trade war between China and the United States continued over the past year, Chinese citizens divested US$27.4 billion (NT$766.5 billion) worth of American real esta...

Taiwan's central bank highlights uncertainties in 2021 global economy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's central bank is expecting a slow global economic recovery in 2021 due to major uncertainties associated with the coronavirus pandemic and the escalating trade...

Taiwan’s economy to grow by more than 3% in 2021: Think tanks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid a slow but relatively smooth recovery from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Taiwan’s economic growth could reach 3.53 percent or even 4.24 percent in 2021, ...