Residential housing units inside and surrounding the four three-rail terminal stations in Taiwan have failed to resist the trend of declining prices that has plagued the property market for the past two years.
Taiwan's government is studying a plan to attract and retain high-caliber foreign talent by providing them with preferential tax treatment, the deputy head of the country's top economic planning agency said Thursday.
President Tsai Ing-wen said Wednesday that the government would integrate resources to create a smart industry platform and will also introduce key technology into the market to pave the way for local investment in the field of intelligent manufacturing.
Shares in Taiwan closed lower Wednesday but remained above the 9,000-point level as many investors stayed on the sidelines, keeping a close eye on how Washington will report its nonfarm payroll data for August later this week for a clearer picture about the global economy.
Carsten Dreissig, sales manager in Germany for Acer, is seen speaking to the Central News Agency on Wednesday, Aug. 31. Dreissig said an electronic board system developed by Acer has been used by German fast-food chain Bobby & Fritz.
Taiwan's manufacturing sector ended a 15-month contraction in July, but it is still too early to say whether the rebound will last, according to the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER).
Taiwan has been named the world's best place to live for expatriates in the latest InterNations Expat Insider Survey, impressing foreigners living in the country with its quality of health care and the ability to make a good living.
Perng Fai-nan (彭淮南) said Monday that he did not influence the personnel decisions of Mega Financial Holding Co. (兆豐金控), after radio personality Clara Chou (周玉蔻) questioned whether the central bank head had used his position to help brother-in-law Shiu Kuang-si (徐光曦) secure the chairmanship of the scandal-hit financial group.
Taiwan's consumer confidence index (CCI) fell in August, reflecting public concerns over the economy, National Central University (NCU) said Monday.
Minister of Economic Affairs Lee Chih-kung (李世光) said Taiwan was suited for smart manufacturing development because of its solid foundation in manufacturing, as well as its partnership with Germany, which is known for industry 4.0 development.