By: Flor Wang
Taipei, April 11 (CNA) Facebook Inc. opened a new Taiwan headquarters in Nan Shan
Plaza, in the Xinyi District of Taipei Thursday.
Taiwan is a very important market to Facebook and the relocation reflects the company’s confidence in the future of the local market by laying down a marker for its long-term development in Taiwan, said Dan Neary, Asia-Pacific president at the California-based social media and networking service company.
He said Facebook will continue to invest in Taiwan and looks forward to helping develop the many opportunities available to Taiwan as it seeks to connect to the rest of the world.
Speaking on the same occasion, Vice Premier Chen Chi-mai (陳其邁) said he was happy that Facebook had delivered on its promise to expand investment in Taiwan and help upgrade the development of Taiwan’s digital economy. [FULL STORY]