Taiwan President calls for support to polish ‘Made in Taiwan’ brand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The government of Taiwan will seek to provide assistance to Taiwanese businesses relocating back home in a bid to promote the “Made in Taiwan” label, amid turb...

Taiwan, Japan join hands to develop next generation of power meter systems

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and Tokyo’s utility companies Power Grid (TEPCO PG) and Tokyo Gas have inked an agreement to pave the ...

AmCham Taipei: businesses less confident in Taiwan’s economy for 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Results from the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taipei’s 2019 Business Climate Survey reveal companies are less confident in Taiwan’s economic outloo...

Taiwan owns four greatest strengths for startups: KPMG

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The government of Taiwan has been dedicated to creating a business-friendly environment for startups, and today a global accounting and consulting firm named four strengths that...

President Tsai seeks to make Taiwan best place for global investors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) pledged Monday that her administration will seek to make Taiwan the best destination for global investors. Organized by the Ministry of Eco...

Startups in Taiwan should find footing in niche markets: ITRI President

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Describing short-term market as a pageant and long-term market as a weightlifting competition, President Edwin Liu (劉文雄) of Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)...

President Tsai promotes EU-Taiwan Bilateral Investment Agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen met with members of the EU parliament on Thursday, Aug. 9 in Taipei. Tsai thanked the delegation for their strong support for Taiwan over the yea...

Taiwan Premier unveils development plan for financial sector

TAIPEI (CNA) - Premier Lai Ching-te said Thursday the government will roll out an action plan for the development of the financial industry with the aim of bringing at least another 100 comp...

President Tsai lauds Taiwan-EU economic ties at Europe Day Dinner

President Tsai Ing-wen said May 17 that Taiwan is committed to boosting robust economic ties with the EU by fostering collaboration in emerging sectors like green energy and smart machinery, as well a...

President Tsai talks up Taiwan’s smart manufacturing capabilities

President Tsai Ing-wen said May 8 that smart machinery is fast-tracking transformation of traditional manufacturing and spurring industrial development across a broad spectrum of sectors in Taiwan. &...

Taiwan-U.S. Defense Business Forum focuses on Taiwan's self-defense

Kaohsiung (CNA) - The inaugural Taiwan-United States Defense Business Forum took place Thursday in Kaohsiung, featuring local and international representatives in the defense industry in an attempt to...

President Tsai touts progress on offshore wind farm development

President Tsai Ing-wen said May 5 that offshore wind power projects mark a new chapter in energy sector transformation and highlight the government’s commitment to embracing renewables.   ...

Taiwan and India may establish Bilateral Investment Protection Treaty: Indian media

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Indian media has reported on April 16 that Taiwanese officials are in the midst of negotiations with the Indian government to establish a bilateral investment protect...

President Tsai optimistic about post-Brexit Taiwan-UK relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the United Kingdom prepares for the next few months of Brexit negotiations, and begins forming new trade relationships with nations outside of the European Bloc, Presid...

Taiwan's Industrial Tech. Research Inst. signs MoU with biochemical company Merck

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research institute (ITRI), one of the world’s leading research centers for smart technologies, signed an MoU with the American c...