Tech firms are repatriating from tariff-hit China, boosting the local economy. But can Taiwan secure a long-term position in global supply chains? For years, it was a foregone conclusion that Taiwan’s tech hardware sector would concentrate production in China. Starting in the 1990s, local contract electronics manufacturers began moving capacity across the Taiwan Strait. They…

The absence of diplomatic ties hasn’t deterred the establishment of collaboration in a host of different fields. During this commemoration year for the Taiwan Relations Act, Taiwan and the U.S. can take satisfaction from knowing that 40 years and the loss of formal diplomatic relations haven’t dimmed the deep-seated friendship and widespread cooperation between them….

In September 2018, Taiwan went through its quadrennial WTO Trade Policy Review (TPR). In this round, Taiwan not only received positive comments from the TPR members but voluntarily committed to becoming a “developed member” of the WTO, indicating that Taiwan is ready to better connect with the global market and improve the ease of doing…