Date: November 4, 2015
The government is sparing no efforts to strengthen Taiwan’s economic fundamentals so as
to upgrade local industries and boost employment, innovation and investment, according to the National Development Council Nov. 3.
A raft of measures is being implemented to ensure regulatory transparency, foster talent and tackle Taiwan’s demographic challenges, NDC Minister Duh Tyzz-jiun said.
The government will continue collaborating with its European partners given their successful experiences in such areas as energy security, medical care implementation and tourism promotion, he added.
The minister made the remarks after receiving the 2016 European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan position papers from the group’s Chairman Bernd Barkey during a luncheon in Taipei City.
In its annual report titled “Decision Time: Taking Courageous Action in Uncertain Times,” the ECCT raised 130 new and unresolved issues spanning better living, the environment, human resources, industry, intellectual property rights and technology. [FULL STORY]