TSMC’s Founder to Retire and Hand Reins to Co-CEOs in June

Its shares rose 1.9 percent in Taipei Monday. Read more ... He passed through Hong Kong before heading to Harvard and then the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to study mechanical engineering, laying the groundwork for his future career. ( read original story ...)

Head of Taiwan microchip giant TSMC set to retire

The man who founded Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) and made it the world's biggest microchip producer in terms of contracts announced Monday he would retire next year. Morris Chang, one of Taiwan's most revered business leaders, worked at US ... ( read original story ...)

Registration for the Taipei Cycle awards has opened

Registration for the Taipei Cycle d&i awards 2018 has officially opened. This year, iF Design Asia has once again been invited by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council and the Taiwan Bicycle Association to organize the competition. Designers ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan concert clash reveals divisions over China’s outreach

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Police are looking for a final suspect involved in clashes at a Chinese-organized concert in Taipei between Taiwanese pro-independence protesters and Beijing supporters that revealed divisions over China's influence on the self ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan manufacturing PMI points to steady growth

Taiwan’s manufacturing sector expanded at a solid rate again in September thanks to a rise in new orders, according to a market survey. The Nikkei-Markit manufacturing purchasing managers’ index for Taiwan came in at 54.2 in September, down a touch ... ( read original story ...)