In order to promote Taiwan’s economic and trade exchanges with emerging markets, as well as develop talents who are familiar with local markets and languages, the Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT) of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has conducted the Global Trade Pioneer Project for 6 consecutive years. It provides scholarships to eligible students who are studying international trade or related fields in order to do internships in emerging markets overseas.
Taiwan and the U.S. staged the third Digital Economy Forum Dec. 10-11 in Taipei City, bringing together academics, business representatives and officials to examine new ways of utilizing information and communication technology in promoting sustainable development and inclusive prosperity.
A series of climate challenges, like desertification, water scarcity and various kinds of pollution have accelerated the vicious cycle of environmental degradation across the world, since economic development has been prioritized over conservation in many cases. As a member of the global village, Thailand is striving to combat climate change and protect the Earth, though it doesn't have to do this on its own.
Kuala Lumpur, Dec. 9 (CNA) Taiwan on Monday donated US$550,000 to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) to support the forum's initiatives in advancing economic integration and sustainable growth across the region, according to the nation's representative office in Malaysia.
The Collaboration Project between the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) Taiwan and Janssen Biotech, Inc. (one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson), the first academia-industry collaboration that Taiwan has forged with a global pharmaceutical company, is bringing funding and focus to specific disease areas.
The 31st APEC Automotive Dialogue is going to be held from December 4 to 5, 2019 at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 1 (TaiNEX 1). More than one hundred policy officials and industrial representatives from the automotive industry of APEC economies including the United States, Japan, Korea, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Russia, Canada, Mexico, Peru will participate in this meeting.
State-run oil supplier CPC Corp., Taiwan opened a representative office in New Delhi on Monday as part of its plans to set up a plant in India and forge ties in the petrochemical industry here.
“This is an event of great significance as it enables us to share the fruits of technological, industrial and cultural development of Taiwan to our Philippine friends,” said Ambassador Michael Peiyung Hsu, representative of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office of the Philippines.
The highly anticipated Taiwan Expo 2019 was finally held at the SMX Convention Center in SM Lanang Premier, Davao City on the 8th and 9th of November. The event served as a brilliant closing, to this successful event that was widely covered by both the local Filipino and the Taiwanese media.