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Taiwan’s central bank will maintain economic momentum, expand domestic demand – cbank gov

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s central bank will maintain economic momentum and appropriately expand domestic demand, the central bank governor said in a report to Taiwan’s cabinet on [...]
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Taiwan plans show to reel in more to join its army

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

It hopes 16-episode military drama can boost recruit numbers as conscription ends in 2018 With many of the young shying away from signing up with the army even as Taiwan [...]
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US is Taiwan’s crucial security and trading partner: Tsai Ing-wen

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

President Tsai reiterates important role US plays in Taiwan security and trade Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (???)reiterated the importance of US in Taiwan’s [...]
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French priest to receive Taiwan citizenship

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Father Yves Moal has spent 50 years in Taiwan French Catholic missionary Yves Moal will soon receive a Taiwanese passport while being able to keep his original nationality, [...]
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Taiwan to Build Own Attack Submarines Within Next 10 Years

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is moving ahead with plans to field a new fleet of domestically-built submarines within ten years. Taiwan-based China Shipbuilding Corporation (CSBC), the [...]
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Why is Spain in the middle of a spat between China and Taiwan?

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Spain could soon become the first European Union country to extradite Taiwanese criminal suspects to China, instead of their home island. In December, a joint Spanish-Chinese [...]
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EXCLUSIVE: Taiwan central bank seeks to limit fund flows, sources say, as currency surges

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s central bank is asking some custodian banks to stem the flow of fresh capital into its financial markets, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told [...]
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Taiwan’s The News Lens raises Series B, plans to diversify content channels

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

The News Lens has a strict commitment to being an independent news agency, which is especially challenging in Taiwan The News Lens (TNL), an independent Chinese-language news [...]
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Taiwan and US sign new IP enforcement MOU: AIT

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan and US seal new IP enforcement MOU on Wednesday, says AIT director Kin Moy Taiwan and US have signed a new IP enforcement Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve [...]
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Taiwan unveils $29 billion stimulus amid uncertainty over US, China

24-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan announced a T$882.4 billion ($29 billion) stimulus package on Thursday to boost its export-driven economy in the face of uncertainty from its two largest trading [...]
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Taiwan launches submarine project in face of China threat

Taiwan launches submarine project in face of China threat

23-Mar-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s president Tsai Ing-wen launched the island’s first ever home-grown submarine project Tuesday in the face of what the government says are growing military [...]
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Taiwan announces plan to build own submarines

23-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Defense News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan will build its own submarines to get around Beijing’s efforts to prevent it from purchasing such craft from overseas and ensure an adequate defense against [...]
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Taiwan Launches Homegrown Submarine Programme to Counter China

23-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

President Tsai Ing-wen said Taiwan had no choice but to build its own submarine fleet as she promoted a deal to deploy the first vessel in less than a decade. Tsai touted the [...]
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Taiwan unemployment inches down in February

23-Mar-2017 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

North Korea wasn’t shy about disseminating apocalyptic (and even just plain weird) propaganda during former President Obama’s tenure, and it appears that [...]
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Taiwan manufacturers face pressure heading into Taipei show

23-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Bicycleretailer | 6:00 AM

The numbers are sobering. Last year, Taiwan’s bicycle exports to the US market plunged 27.6 percent, and the overall dollar value dropped 27 percent. Europe, [...]
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