BY JAMES HILL AND ALEX MYSLINSKI Taiwan Relations Act Turns 45 Outgoing President Tsai Ing-wen met with Randall G. Schriver, the former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs, to commemorate the 45th anniversary of passage of the Taiwan Relations Act (TRA). Serving as the cornerstone of unofficial Washington-Taipei relations, the TRA continues…

BY JAMES HILL AND ALEX MYSLINSKI Exports up; Salaries Down                                  Taiwan’s exports recorded their third-highest annual level in 2023, totaling US$432.4 billion, compared with US$479.4 billion in 2022 and US$446.4 billion in 2021. The boost was partly attributed to sales of AI applications, servers, and cloud computing equipment, which together rose 28.9% from 2022 to…

BY DAVID CHIH AND KATELYN SHELBY A selection of these news stories are also covered in AmCham Taiwan’s Executive Sweet podcast, available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and online, here. Taiwan and UK Establish Trade Framework      On November 8, Taiwan’s Office of Trade Negotiations (OTN) announced the signing of an Enhanced Trade Partnership (ETP) arrangement between Taiwan and the United…