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The Trump-Kim summit is overshadowing a big moment for Taiwan

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

While the world watches the summit between president Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un unfold, another significant event will take place elsewhere in Asia. On June 12 in Taipei, [...]
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How Taiwan Chipmaker TSMC Will Prosper For 5 More Years Without Its Iconic Founder

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:02 AM

You might call Morris Chang a man of few surprises. He founded Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. in 1987 and built it into the world’s largest contract chipmaker [...]
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Measles vaccines available in Taiwan again starting June 11

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:02 AM

The Taiwanese Centers for Disease Control announced today that 150,000 doses of the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine will become available in Taiwan starting [...]
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US to send assistant secretary of state Marie Royce to Taiwan to open de facto embassy

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Washington seeks to avoid angering Beijing by sending lower level representative to opening, which coincides with Trump-Kim summit Washington will send an assistant secretary [...]
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40pct of Taiwan’s new college graduates willing to work overseas: poll

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:02 AM

Nearly 40 percent of recent college or university graduates are willing to work abroad, with China, which has unveiled 31 measures to attract Taiwanese talent, being the most [...]
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Taiwan trade growth stronger but fundamentals weak

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Think | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s export and import growth look good because of the low base last year but confirm our view that the economy isn’t particularly strong With a low base last [...]
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Taiwan minister urges courage over China tactics

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Taiwan hopes countries around the world can show courage in the face of pressure from China on their companies to list the self-ruled island as part of China on their [...]
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Chinese paper slams US stance on Taiwan, says should prepare for ‘crisis’

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China should be prepared for crisis in the Taiwan Strait, the hawkish Global Times newspaper said in an editorial on Friday, amid rising tension between Beijing and [...]
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Taiwan’s household spending rose 1.8pct in 2017

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | SBR | 6:02 AM

E-commerce orders ballooned 46.1 percent due to higher smartphone use. Taiwan’s expenditures per household thrived with a steady compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of [...]
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Why new de facto US ‘embassy’ in Taiwan may further rock ties with China

09-Jun-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

After months of tussling over trade and North Korea, China and the United States could see relations shaken further over a key flashpoint next week the opening of a new [...]
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Canada opposes China pressuring firms on Taiwan designation: envoy

09-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:02 AM

Canada’s top envoy to Taiwan said Thursday that while his government does not intervene in a ‘commercial’ decision by Air Canada to list Taiwanese cities as [...]
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China Would Have Its Hands Full Trying to Conquer Taiwan

09-Jun-2018 Intellasia | National Interest | 6:02 AM

To have any chance of successfully invading Taiwan, then, China would have to establish total air superiority and command of the sea in the area. As Beckley explains, [...]
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Chinese paper slams US stance on Taiwan, says should prepare for ‘crisis’

09-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China should be prepared for crisis in the Taiwan Strait, the hawkish Global Times newspaper said in an editorial on Friday, amid rising tension between Beijing and [...]
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Taiwan and UK have built friendship and trust: British representative to Taiwan

08-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Catherine Nettleton said at a banquet celebrating the 25th anniversary of the foundation of the UK’s representative office in Taiwan that the exchanges between Taiwan [...]
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China mends N Korea ties, eyeing Taiwan

08-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

While based in Beijing, I observed China for nearly four years, from the first half of President Xi Jinping’s first term until the time his second term got into full [...]
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