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Yimou Lee

UPDATE 1-Taiwan June exports down again, outlook clouded by virus

07 Jul 2020

* Sees cloudy H2 outlook due to coronavirus, China-U.S. tensions

Taiwan advises its citizens to avoid Hong Kong after new law

02 Jul 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan citizens should avoid unnecessary visits to or transit through Hong Kong, Macau or mainland China after the passing of an "outrageous" national security law for the former British colony, a Taiwan government official said on Thursday.

Taiwan advises its citizens to avoid Hong Kong after new law

02 Jul 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan citizens should avoid unnecessary visits to or transit through Hong Kong, Macau or mainland China after the passing of an "outrageous" national security law for the former British colony, a Taiwan government official said on Thursday.

Taiwan opens office for those fleeing Hong Kong after China's new security law

01 Jul 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan opened an office on Wednesday to help people fleeing Hong Kong after China imposed new national security laws in the city, with a senior minister saying Taiwan hoped to seize the opportunity to attract professionals and capital from the city.

Taiwan opens office for those fleeing Hong Kong after China's new security law

01 Jul 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan opened an office on Wednesday to help people fleeing Hong Kong after China imposed new national security laws in the city, with a senior minister saying Taiwan hoped to seize the opportunity to attract professionals and capital from the city.

Taiwan opens office for those fleeing Hong Kong after China's new security law

01 Jul 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan opened an office on Wednesday to help people fleeing Hong Kong after China imposed new national security laws in the city, with a senior minister saying Taiwan hoped to seize the opportunity to attract professionals and capital from the city.

Taiwan central bank holds fire on rates, cuts growth outlook again

18 Jun 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan's central bank unexpectedly left its policy rate unchanged on Thursday but further reduced its growth forecast for 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic threatens to deal a further blow to the trade-reliant economy.

Taiwan scrambles to ready for influx from Hong Kong protests

11 Jun 2020

TAIPEI/HONG KONG Taiwan is gearing up to welcome Hong Kong people fleeing their city as China tightens its grip, but the island has little experience of handling refugees and is scrambling to prepare and to keep out any Chinese spies who might try to join the influx.

TSMC says could fill order gap if unable to sell chips to Huawei

09 Jun 2020

HSINCHU, Taiwan Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC) could quickly fill any order gap should U.S. restrictions against Huawei Technologies Co Ltd prevent sales to the Chinese firm, the company's chairman said on Tuesday.

Taiwan cautious on trade outlook as May exports fall again

08 Jun 2020

TAIPEI Taiwan's exports in May fell for a third straight month but at a slower pace than expected, with the government "cautious" about the outlook due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on global demand and U.S.-China frictions.

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