By: C. W. Huang and Lillian Lin
Taipei, July 21 (CNA) International firms which own key technologies for power generation, electronics and other industries are welcome to set up research centers, factories, or even headquarters in Taiwan, a Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) official said Tuesday.
The official said that the MOEA has identified the industries and technologies that are in great demand in Taiwan, which include offshore wind power, electric vehicles, semi-conductor production equipment, power plant air pollution control equipment, and liquefied natural gas terminals.
Investment in these sectors is estimated to reach NT$1.5 trillion (US$48 billion) over the next five years, the official said. [FULL STORY]