Taiwan Business

Taiwan’s ATM density 3 times as high as regional average: FSC

TAIPEI (CNA) — The density of automated teller machines (ATMs) in Taiwan's banking system is three times as high as the average in Asia,...
A note that reads "protest Foodpanda" is seen on delivery bags in Kaohsiung on Thursday. (CNA)

Foodpanda couriers to stage grand protests if mediation fails

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Foodpanda self-help group will organize a protest big enough to affect company operation, a lawyer representing the group said on...
Chinese Vice Premier Liu He (劉鶴) speaks at a press conference in Washington D.C. on Wednesday. (CNA)

U.S.-China trade deal to benefit Taiwan too: Analysts

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Taiwan could benefit from the U.S.-China trade deal inked on Wednesday in Washington, even though the overall impact on the...
Protesters wearing Foodpanda uniforms gather outside Taichung City Hall on Thursday. (CNA)

Foodpanda drivers protest new payment scheme

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Foodpanda drivers staged several small strikes around Taiwan on Thursday morning as a new payment scheme, which sees a NT$10-flat...
AIT Chairman James Moriarty speaks at a conference in Washington D.C. on Jan. 11, 2020. (CNA)

U.S. hopes for progress on pork, beef imports in Tsai 2nd term

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — James Moriarty, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), told reporters on Jan. 11 that "the...
American fast food chain McDonald's said Friday that it will raise its prices in Taiwan by an average of 1.1 percent, just one day after a 3.4 percent price hike was announced by Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC).(CNA)

McDonald’s announces price hikes from Jan. 15

TAIPEI (CNA) — American fast food chain McDonald's said Friday that it will raise its prices in Taiwan by an average of 1.1 percent, just...
The Formosa Plastics Group (FPG), one of the largest conglomerates in Taiwan, has decided to issue year-end bonuses equivalent to 4.94 months-worth of salary.(CNA)

Formosa Plastics Group to give 4.94 months’ wages as year-end bonuses

TAIPEI (CNA) — The Formosa Plastics Group (FPG), one of the largest conglomerates in Taiwan, has decided to issue year-end bonuses equivalent to 4.94...

Han Kuo-Yu to push for more digital equipment in health industry

During the inception of the Dental Support Association (牙醫界後援會) on Dec. 7, KMT presidential candidate Han Kuo-Yu emphasized that Taiwan’s medical tourism and bilingual...
Dean Samuels, AWS lead technology analyst sits for a photo in Taipei on Wednesday. (Courtesy of AWS)

Taiwan startups look to AWS for machine learning, AI and more

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Already a technology hub and showing increasing potential to become the next Asian Silicon Valley, many Taiwanese startups look...
Courtesy of the Ministry of Science and Technology

28 Taiwanese startups to exhibit at CES

TAIPEI (CNA) — A delegation of 28 Taiwanese startups organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) will attend the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show...

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