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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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Taiwan donates to Guatemala volcano disaster relief

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

MOFA is considering more aid based on the diplomatic ally’s needs Following a volcano eruption which killed dozens in the Central American diplomatic ally, Taiwan [...]
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Magnitude 4.3, 4.5 earthquakes rattle southeastern Taiwan

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

Magnitude 4.3, 4.5 temblors shook southeastern Taiwan’s Taitung County this morning A magnitude 4.3 earthquake rattled southeastern Taiwan’s Taitung County this [...]
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Taiwan’s ‘Asian Silicon Valley’ is staying on track, official says

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

The goal is for Asian Silicon Valley to help Taiwan create 5 per cent of the global IoT market Taiwan is moving ahead with plans to open a zone it will call Asian Silicon [...]
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Taiwan holds large-scale military drills amid China tensions

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

Taiwan simulated repelling an invading force on Thursday and used civilian-operated drones for the first time as part of annual military drills on the self-ruled island amid [...]
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Taiwan terrorism suspect slapped with federal charges

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

Taiwan terrorism suspect now facing federal charges for possessing ammunition An Tso “Edward” Sun, the Taiwanese student suspected of plotting a shooting at his [...]
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