• Taiwan Passes its Chips Act, Offers Tax Credits to Chipmakers

    Taiwanese lawmakers have passed new rules that let local chip firms turn 25% of their annual research and development expenses into tax credits, part of efforts to keep cutting-edge semiconductor technologies at home and maintain the island’s technology leadership. Officials there...

    Published On January 9th, 2023
  • US and China conflict over Taiwan: History, Significance Explained

    Taiwan, also referred to as the Republic of China (ROC), is an island situated across the Taiwan Strait from mainland China. Since 1949, it has been run separately from the rest of China as the People's Republic of China (PRC)....

    Published On August 6th, 2022
  • A new US-China Flashpoint Taiwan

    Chinese President Xi Jinping warned against meddling in China's dealings with Taiwan during a phone call with his U.S. counterpart, Joe Biden, that gave no indication of progress on trade, technology or other irritants, including Beijing's opposition to a top...

    Published On August 2nd, 2022