Edition:
United States

Yimou Lee

UPDATE 1-Taiwan raises 2020 economic view as Q3 growth jumps

Nov 27 2020

* 2020 GDP estimate raised to +2.54%, vs previous forecast +1.56%

Exclusive: Foxconn to shift some Apple production to Vietnam to minimise China risk

Nov 26 2020

TAIPEI Foxconn is moving some iPad and MacBook assembly to Vietnam from China at the request of Apple Inc, said a person with knowledge of the plan, as the U.S. firm diversifies production to minimise the impact of a Sino-U.S. trade war.

Exclusive: Foxconn to shift some Apple production to Vietnam to minimise China risk

Nov 26 2020

TAIPEI Foxconn is moving some iPad and MacBook assembly to Vietnam from China at the request of Apple Inc, said a person with knowledge of the plan, as the U.S. firm diversifies production to minimise the impact of a Sino-U.S. trade war.

EXCLUSIVE-Foxconn to shift some Apple production to Vietnam to minimise China risk

Nov 26 2020

TAIPEI, Nov 26 Foxconn is moving some iPad and MacBook assembly to Vietnam from China at the request of Apple Inc, said a person with knowledge of the plan, as the U.S. firm diversifies production to minimise the impact of a Sino-U.S. trade war.

U.S. Navy admiral makes unannounced visit to Taiwan, sources say

Nov 23 2020

TAIPEI/WASHINGTON A two-star Navy admiral overseeing U.S. military intelligence in the Asia-Pacific region has made an unannounced visit to Taiwan, two sources told Reuters on Sunday, in a high-level trip that could vex China. | Video

Taiwan says Trump cabinet member to visit, angering China

Nov 20 2020

TAIPEI The cabinet-level head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler, will visit Taiwan, the island's premier said on Friday, in what will be the third visit by a senior U.S. official since August, drawing anger from Beijing.

Taiwan grounds F-16s after second fighter accident in less than a month

Nov 18 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan's air force has grounded its F-16 fleet after losing a plane on a training mission, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Wednesday, the second loss of a fighter jet in less than a month at a time of increased missions to intercept Chinese aircraft.

Foxconn sees strong iPhone 12 demand, reiterates U.S. investment

Nov 12 2020

TAIPEI Apple supplier Foxconn forecast strong demand for the new iPhone 12 in the holiday quarter and stressed that it would continue investing in the United States as scheduled and is looking at making new products there.

Apple puts Taiwanese supplier Pegatron on probation over student workers

Nov 09 2020

SHANGHAI/TAIPEI Apple said on Monday it has put its Taiwanese supplier Pegatron on probation after finding that the company violated Apple's supplier code of conduct by asking student employees to work night shifts or overtime. | Video

Taiwan October exports beat expectations on surging work-from-home demand

Nov 09 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan's exports rose in October for the fourth consecutive month and at an expectation-beating pace, boosted by surging demand for the island's electronic goods as people work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

World News