Entries by AmCham Taiwan

AmCham Taipei Applauds Dr. Chen Mei-lin 台北市美國商會感謝甫卸任的國發會主委陳美伶

AmCham Taipei applauds efforts of Dr. Chen Mei-lin in improving Taiwan’s investment environment The American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei would like to acknowledge the contribution made to Taiwan’s investment environment by Dr. Chen Mei-Ling, and thank her for her leadership over the past two years as the Minister of National Development Council. During her […]

AmCham Taipei Applauds U.S. Senate Passage of S. 249

The American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei (AmCham Taipei) applauds the U.S. Senate for passage of S. 249, calling for the Secretary of State to develop a strategy for Taiwan to regain observer status in the World Health Organization. AmCham Taipei urges the House of Representatives to pass a companion bill in order to fully […]

The Etiquette of Working from Home

Numerous companies have adopted a work-from-home policy in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak. Since then, video conferencing and webinars have become a new norm during working hours. This sudden change, however, has left many people baffled at remote working etiquette. On April 23, William Zyzo, Managing Director of Z&A Knowledge Solutions and Advisor to […]

AmCham Taipei Holds Online Press Conference to Announce Results of COVID-19 Flash Survey

AmCham Taipei held an online press conference on April 15 to announce the results of the Chamber’s COVID-19 Flash Survey. The event was held remotely in consideration of social distancing suggestions and safety concerns regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. Local and international media outlets logged in to join the conference and raise questions about the results. […]

Advice for Human Resources in Special Times

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies have implemented remote working. This new work style has created ambiguity in the field of labor regulations. On April 7, AmCham Taipei’s Human Resources Committee hosted a webinar with two speakers with expertise in this area: Christine Chen, who heads Winkler Partners’ employment practice, and Heather Hsiao, […]

「台北市美國商會」(AmCham Taipei) 與「台灣美國商會」(TACC)並無關連

The American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei (台北市美國商會) has no relationship with the Taiwanese American Chamber of Commerce. It has no comment on any statement by TACC Chairman Neil Hare. 「台北市美國商會」(The American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei) 與「台灣美國商會」(Taiwanese American Chamber of Commerce)並無關連,本商會亦不便對該會會長海爾(Neil Hare)先生之言論多所評論。

The Novel Coronavirus & Business in Taiwan: What You Should Know

This article by legal experts will appear in the March issue of Taiwan Business TOPICS and is being posted online early because of its timely importance. BY JOHN EASTWOOD, HEATHER HSIAO, ALICE CHEN & DAVID ROSENTHAL The novel coronavirus or 2019-nCoV brings numerous potential and actual legal risks, ranging from the supply chain to human […]