2019 Made In Taiwan: artists win chance to present in ART TAIPEI

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the program "2019 Made in Taiwan – Young Artist Discovery" (2019MIT), eight artists have been chosen to participate in ART TAIPEI this October. The M...

Taiwan's economic growth rate roars to top of Asia's 4 tigers: Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) announced today (Aug. 1) that Taiwan pulled ahead of the rest of the pack of Asia's four tigers in the second quarter thanks in part to ...

Innolux shifts TV production from China to Taiwan to avoid tariffs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Innolux Corp (群創), one of Taiwan's leading Taiwanese LCD panel makers, announced on Thursday (June 20) that it is moving some production from China back to Taiwan to shield...

Taiwan should seek economic self-reliance amid US-China conflict: William Lai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In an interview with cmmedia, former premier William Lai (賴清德), a contender for the Democratic Progressive Party's presidential nomination expressed his views on the p...

New immigrants in Taiwan make zongzi for Dragon Boat Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Immigration Agency (NIA) held an event marking the Dragon Boat Festival in Taoyuan on Saturday (June 1) for Taiwan’s new immigrants, featuring hands-on ...

Far from a threat, US-China trade war a real opportunity for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The drop in Taiwan’s currency value has received much international media coverage the past few days with many outlets deciding that the ongoing trade war between the USA...

Taiwanese township shocked by order for 600 million socks as Trump tariffs kick in

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A small township in western Taiwan has suddenly found itself flooded with an order for 600 million socks after U.S. President Trump announced that he was raising tariffs on a b...

Taiwan-owned Sharp poised to pull out of China to evade Trump tariffs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Sharp, a subsidiary of Taiwan-based Foxconn Group, is preparing to pull its plants out of China and possibly move some to Taiwan if Trump's threatened next wave of tariffs ...

Less dependence on China means stable growth for Taiwan’s economy: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Looking back at her first three years as President, Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), who is seeking re-election, laid out all the reforms and policies her administration has carried ou...

Bloomberg Business bets on 'Made in Taiwan' brand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Hong Kong version of Bloomberg Businessweek indicates with this week’s magazine cover, that the company expects for Taiwan to become a major beneficiary of the t...

Fine for marking Chinese goods 'Made in Taiwan' to be hiked to NT$3 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the U.S.-China trade war heats up and Chinese companies seek refuge from Trump's tariffs, Taiwan's Cabinet on Thursday (May 16) has put forward an amendment that wou...

Free Economic Zones: How to ruin a good idea by focusing on China

Thanks to Taiwan’s Kuomintang (KMT)-centric media, the news agenda is once again being driven by the ramblings of KMT-darling Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜). His hair-brained scheme to create a “free...

Escalating US-China trade tensions to have 'limited' impact on Taiwan: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The impact of the new tariffs, imposed by the United States targeting Chinese goods, on Taiwan will be “limited,” said President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday (...

President Tsai: 'free economic zone' jeopardizes Taiwanese brands’ reputation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) opposed the so-call “free economic zone” proposed by Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu(韓國瑜), warning that creating such a zone risks dama...

Supermicro shifts production from China to Taiwan to avoid spying rumors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In order to rebuild its damaged reputation after news broke late last year that spy chips had been allegedly planted in its motherboards, Supermicro is planning on shifting pro...