Taiwan is a tilted fault block, characterized by the contrast between the eastern two-thirds, consisting mostly of five rugged mountain ranges parallel to the east coast, and the flat to gently rolling plains of the western third, where most of Taiwan's population reside. There are several peaks over 3,500m, the highest being Yu Shan at 3,952 metres (12,966ft), making Taiwan the world's fourth-highest island. The tectonic boundary that formed these ranges is still active, and the island experiences many earthquakes, a few of them highly destructive. There are also many active submarine volcanoes in the Taiwan Straits.
David Pendery’s latest book is an excellent, well-informed, balanced and very clearly written look at what makes Taiwan unique ... This time the emphasis is firmly on Taiwan ... The author concludes this long chapter by considering Taiwan’s students — not necessarily the world’s happiest, but certainly among the world’s best catered-for.
Mature European technology would be used in the domestic production of equipment for Taiwan’s wind energy farms, the Danish company said ... The first “Made in Taiwan” wind turbine blades would be ready for shipping in the third quarter of next year, Danish wind turbine manufacturer MHI Vestas OffshoreWindA/S said on Thursday.
... are many Taiwan-funded enterprises, will explore the establishment of a credit information sharing mechanism between the two sides and encourage Taiwan business owner associations on the mainland to set up credit guarantee institutions for lenders catering to Taiwan businesses.
As we cater to the demands of the new normal, TPC's presence at the TaiwanExpo will act as a bridge and catalyst that will generate mutual progress and bring prosperity to both businesses ...Organized by TAITRA with an objective to bring Taiwan to the forefront, the Expo so far has taken place 14 times in 10 cities across six countries.
Gautham Reddy also emphasised on close ties between India and Taiwan and AP’s role in strengthening the partnership. “Being on the east coast of India, AP is naturally suited to be an active enabler for trade with Taiwan,” he said ... to cater to both domestic and export markets.
“Being on the east coast of India, AP is naturally suited to be an active enabler for trade with Taiwan,” he said. The minister also mooted the idea of creating a hub for manufacturing bicyles and e-bikes to cater to both domestic and export markets. He said that a dedicated Taiwan ...
At least four projects with about 1.4 million barrels a day of crude-processing capacity, more than all refineries in the U.K ...That’s particularly bad news for plants in Taiwan and South Korea designed to cater to the Chinese mainland’s petrochemical market, said Harry Liu, executive director for oil markets, midstream and downstream at IHSMarkit... .