Taiwan, US Get Down to the Business of Defense

For the first time in 16 years, the Taiwan-U.S. Defense Business Forum was hosted last week on Taiwan — a historic opportunity for business executives and government officials to meet on Taiwanese soil to discuss U.S.-Taiwan defense cooperation in the ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan boosts domestic arms makers, as China’s warnings loom

TAICHUNG, Taiwan — Standing on his company’s sprawling campus in central Taiwan, Lin Nan-juh says he’s able to make any plane his island’s government calls for. “We can do whatever’s asked,” says Lin, president of Aerospace Industrial ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan, US hold 1st defense forum amid regional tensions

KAOHSIUNG (Kyodo) -- The first Taiwan-U.S. Defense Business Forum was held in Taiwan on Thursday amid tensions between China and Taiwan and between the two contending superpowers. The forum, co-hosted by the U.S.-Taiwan Business Council and the Taiwan ... ( read original story ...)

The compromises that companies make to do business in China

Doing business in China comes with a long list of demands. More than 30 global airlines — including some US carriers like American Airlines (AAL) — were recently told by the Chinese government to remove any information that could suggest Taiwan ... ( read original story ...)