Taiwan's superior high-tech industry means that it is heavily
dependent on exports. As a leading producer and exporter of electrical
circuit boards, semiconductors and PC monitors, Taiwan continues to
attract investors from around the world....
CONTEXT AND TRENDS
Financial and corporate activity has been low compared to previous years with the slowdown in exports and domestic consumption playing a major part. To try to counter this the government is set to implement the Economic Climate Response Program, featuring seven sets of strategies for stabilising finance, holding down prices, increasing employment, promoting investment, helping industries, boosting consumption and boosting exports....