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News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 15, 2020  

China warns US over US-Taiwan economic talks

…to avoid serious damage to China-US relations and ‘peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait.’

News Government General
May 19, 2020  

Barring Taiwan from WHO a ‘serious’ health concern: Canada, US, allies

Letter says Taiwan’s early success at controlling the pandemic qualifies it for a seat at the World Health Assembly meetings.

News Economy General
May 12, 2020  

China pushes back against efforts to get Taiwan access at WHO

Canada and other nations have called on the WHO to give Taiwan observer status at an upcoming meeting.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
November 28, 2019  

Panasonic leaves semiconductor business with Taiwan sale

Its chipmaking has struggled in recent years amid competition from cheaper rivals in South Korea and the rest of Asia.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 10, 2019  

Taiwan’s Tsai says China threatens regional peace, stability

China pushing to internationally isolate the self-governing island democracy it claims as its own territory.

News Electronics General
August 27, 2018  

Foxconn giving US$100M to UW Madison for partnership

This marks the largest industry research partnership in university history.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
April 23, 2018  

Taiwan company plans $9.4B chemical complex in Louisiana

Project is expected to provide 1,200 permanent jobs with average salaries of $84,500.

News Manufacturing General
June 14, 2017  

Foxconn, assembler of iPhones, eyes Wisconsin for plant

Michigan also in the running for facility that could employ 5,000.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
February 7, 2017  

Taiwan seeks to revive aerospace fortunes with jet trainers

The push to develop equipment to counter military and diplomatic pressure from China.

News Manufacturing General Production Technology
December 17, 2015  

Taiwanese “Star Wars” fan finds dream job crafting realistic lightsabers

The 32-year old sells his realistic blades for up to $400.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
July 29, 2015  

Taiwan, Thailand join deal to end tariffs on over 200 tech products

Annual trade in the 201 products covered by the deal is valued at over $1.3 trillion.

News Energy Operations Sustainability
August 2, 2013  

[Video] Taiwan lawmakers brawl ahead of vote on nuclear plant referendum

If passed, the island’s fourth nuclear power plant could become operational by 2016.

News Business Operations Operations Production
April 17, 2013  

Taiwan tech industry gears up to meet growing challenge from Samsung

Taiwan’s smartphone, memory chip and display panel makers suffered sagging exports.

News Sustainability
October 16, 2012  

Red tape puts BC LNG export strategy at risk: Fraser Institute

Report calls for a further streamlining of overlapping regulations and environmental reviews.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
September 24, 2012  

Foxconn resumes work after massive worker brawl

Up to 2,000 involved at Apple iPhone supplier’s Taiyuan, China plant.