Taipei Times | Taiwan No. 1 in Asia, world No. 6 for gender equality

Taiwan ranks first in Asia and sixth in the world for gender equality, according to a self-assessment published on Tuesday by the Executive Yuan’s Gender Equality Committee. The committee said that its rankings were based on the Gender Inequality Index introduced in 2010 by the UN Development Programme. The composite index measures inequality between female […]

Women in Business | Germany Moves Toward Requiring Women On Large Companies’ Executive Boards

Germany has taken a step toward requiring what has not happened voluntarily: putting women on the management boards of the country’s largest companies. On Wednesday, Germany’s cabinet approved a draft law that would require stock exchange-listed companies with executive boards of more than three members to have at least one woman and one man on those boards. […]

GOV.UK | UK meets £250m match aid target into COVAX, the global vaccines facility

The UK has now mobilised $1 billion from global donors to support vulnerable countries to access coronavirus vaccines – stopping the spread of the disease. Published 10 January 2021From:Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office and The Rt Hon Dominic Raab MP Comes as the UN Secretary-General António Guterres starts a ‘virtual visit’ to UK to mark the 75th […]

CommonWealth Magazine | ‘Solar Power Fat Cats’: Green Energy Reduced to Money-making Game

Taiwan has made a big push to develop solar power, but in the process financial incentives have emerged that are distorting the market and hurting the environment. CommonWealth Magazine takes a closer look at the downside of solar power development in Taiwan. By Kwangyin Liu, Kuo-Chen Lu; Research: Sophie Lin, Sylvia Lee, Daniel Kao “It’s making […]

Intralink | Internship – PROJECT ASSISTANT (TAIWAN)

This program is designed to provide recent graduates or students currently enrolled at accredited educational institutions with work experience in an international business environment in Asia. Our challenging program offers the successful candidate the opportunity to gain valuable skills and career-building experience in Asia’s high-growth markets. Individuals who successfully complete the program may be eligible […]