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2017/01/21 | The Japan Times
Varied Agenda in Japan's Wage Talks
The behavior and mindset of Japanese businesses need to change in order to fundamentally address the labor problems in the country.
2017/01/19 | Olivia Yang
Why Aren't Social Businesses Booming in Taiwan?
'I’ve seen many Taiwanese social businesses trying very hard and are doing a good job, but the international community doesn’t see their efforts.'
2017/01/12 | The Japan Times
Trump Meddling In Toyota’s Affairs
Trump's future economic policies are causing worldwide concerns for free trade in international businesses.
2017/01/05 | Steven Crook
Taiwan’s Export Processing Zones: Forward-looking at 50
Previously home to light, assembly-type industries, Taiwan's exporting zones now mainly serve tech-oriented electronics operations.
Central Asia’s Tortured Chinese Love Affair
Moscow’s annexation of Crimea and policy towards Ukraine has made the governments of Central Asia uneasy.
2016/11/12 | Kathy Cheng
The Five Least Business-Friendly Practices in Taiwan
If Taiwanese businesses want consumers’ respect, they need to earn it. Playing it cheap and chanting 'cha bu duo' has never worked, and it never will.
2016/11/01 | Yee Yan Leong
Back to Basics: Why Communicating Starts with Being Human
'It is a good sign if companies are planning to do more to connect with customers, but when the basics are weak, everything else is secondary'
2016/10/21 | David Green
OPINION: Taiwanese Companies Must Learn To Value Communications
If Taiwan is aiming to promote many of its industries at international events, companies need to seriously consider to what it is they are promoting and how they intend to communicate it.
2016/09/30 | Mark Stocker
OP-ED: Is Corporate Stalemate Killing Taiwan’s Future?
Without addressing the virus of high 'power distance,' Taiwanese firms will be unsuccessful in their transition to new business models with higher growth and higher margins.
2016/09/28 | Malaysiakini
Malaysian Taxi Drivers Protest Uber, Grab
Popular ride-sharing apps like Uber continue to cause headaches for taxi drivers and lawmakers in Asia.
2016/09/23 | ZiQing Low
Taiwan Organic Soap Brand in Hot Water over Factory Permits
A well-known Taiwanese organic soap brand, which is exported around Asia, has allegedly been making products in factories without permits.
2016/09/12 | Mo Tz-pin
Startup Conference Helps Fight Fear of Failure
‘What is stopping people from launching startups is not failure, but the fear of failing.’
2016/09/08 | Samantha Kong
For Young Americans, a Chance to Teach and Learn in Taiwan
A total of 80 English teaching assistants will serve in schools in six locations around Taiwan this year.
2016/09/08 | Li Xueqing
Women Feel Discrimination Crunch in China Tech World
Female employees trying to make a name for themselves in digital circles encounter sexism and inequality.
2016/09/06 | Matthew Fulco
Hospitality and Retail Brands Channel the Good Life in Taiwan
Taiwan’s rising emphasis on high-quality lifestyle has spurred a wave of new homegrown brands offering everything from premium accommodations to inventive cuisine.