Taiwan firms pledge investment in biotechnology (Taiwan Today, Sep. 16, 2011)
Taiwan’s biotechnology sector received a major boost with 12 biomedical firms pledging to invest NT$1.62 billion (US$54.5 million) in the Hsinchu Biomedical Science Park so far, according to the park administration Sept. 15.
“Our investment promotion efforts are receiving a warm response, and we are on track to exceed our goal of attracting NT$1.8 billion to the park by 2014,” an unnamed park official said. (read more)
Taiwan delegation explores Israel electronics cooperation (The Jerusalem Post, Sep. 9, 2011)
Electronic Cooperation With Taiwan(Arutz Sheva, Aug. 30, 2011)
A Taiwanese delegation arrives in Israel to assess cooperation in the field of electronics. The delegation belongs to the Taiwanese National Program forIntelligent Electronics. The program has a budget of $413 million, and focuses on medical instrumentation, green energy, the automobile industry and advanced electronic consumer products. (read more)