Why Venture Capital Is Declining In High-Tech Taiwan

Taiwan has spawned global high-tech giants such as the world’s largest contract chip maker TSMC and Apple device assembler Hon Hai Precision. One day they needed cash to get going, and today the island dubbed a hub for high-tech hardware has its share of startups such as a 3D printing outfits and people building apps with help […]

China Promises Permanent APEC Blue In 2030

Blue Skies are ephemeral in China. Bouts of intense smog returned to Beijing as Chinese regulators relaxed the strict pollution-control measures they implemented before the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum. The effort to impress visiting foreign dignitaries gave the city a rare breath of clean air – nicknamed APEC Blue to […]