• Confirm
  • .
2018/04/09 | Yuan-Ming Chiao
OPINION: China's '31 Incentives' Should Be a Wake-Up Call for Taiwan
China's lures fuel a sense of insecurity in Taiwan, but many resolvable economic and societal problems lie closer to home.
2017/09/15 | Ketagalan Media
Does Taiwan Really Need More Foreigners?
Taiwan needs new talent but Taiwanese people’s inability to market the country effectively is hampering its ability to attract the right people.
How to Resolve Taiwan's Brain Drain
Reversing a long-running brain drain will be an important step on the path to economic revival.
2017/06/04 | Guy Aitchison
BOOK REVIEW: 'The Ethics and Politics of Immigration'
Alex Sager brings together contributors to examine debates within political philosophy and theory regarding the laws, policies, and practices governing immigration.
2016/05/16 | TNL 編輯
Taiwan Low Salary Causing Brain Drain
62.3% of young Taiwanese aged 20 to 35 plan to work abroad, 89.2% of which explain that the low salaries in Taiwan are what drive them to leave the country. While more young Taiwanese intend to work overseas, the Philippines, which has struggled with economic development for decades, has been able to keep its young talent from leaving the country in recent years.
2015/11/21 | Shih Yuan
Taiwan's Competitiveness Ranks High, But 85.6% People Still Rather Work Abroad?
91% of interviewees that have worked abroad say their salary was higher than their last job in Taiwan. In general, jobs overseas offer salaries that are 30% higher than what they can get in Taiwan. This shows a huge gap in salary standards inside and outside of Taiwan.
2015/11/03 | Shih Yuan
ECCT Annual Report Calls for Taiwanese Companies to Relax Restrictions on Working Hours
Taiwan obviously lags behind in the Asia-Pacific region in attracting foreign talent and is facing a serious challenge in ensuring labor supply and retaining technical talents, not to mention the difficulties in maintaining short-term and mid-term economic growth and competitiveness. The report notes that despite regulations concerning the employment of expats have been loosened in recent years, some unreasonable restrictions still exist.