54% of Taiwan's employers planning 3.5% pay raise in H2

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nearly 54 percent of companies in Taiwan plan on giving their employees a 3.5 percent raise on average in the second half of this year, below the 6 percent average expectation ...

10,000 Taiwanese workers call for 10% wage raise

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Over 10,000 workers marched on the streets of Taipei to mark Labor Day yesterday (May 1) and to make six demands, including a 10 percent salary raise, reported CNA. Organiz...

HTC set to increase wages by as much as 10% in April

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In order to keep pace with salary raises for employees who have switched to Google and to retain talent, HTC announced that it will be raising salaries for employees in April, ...

Three percent pay raise for public employees passed in Taiwan’s Legislature

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Public employees in Taiwan, including military personnel, civil servants and teachers, will be more well off beginning this year because they are blessed with a three percen...

Ask Brianna: What should I do if I think I'm underpaid?

"Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one ...

Pilots are the highest paid workers in Taiwan

Taipei (Taiwan News)—Pilots turned out to be the highest paying job in Taiwan, outshining earnings from occupations in the medical field in a poll conducted in 2016 by 1111 Job Bank. Results ...

Labor groups call for 18% wage raise at least

Taiwan Labor Front Secretary General Sun Yu-lien Monday slammed the ruling party’s calling for salary raise for workers in Taiwan as empty talk. On Monday afternoon the Ministry of Labor will call ...

Cathay Financial to recruit 7,000 employees this year

Taipei, Feb.19 (CNA) Cathay Financial Holding Co. Ltd. plans to recruit an estimated 7,000 new employees this year to expand business at home and overseas. At a press conference earlier this mo...