Supply chains have been upended. Here’s how to make them more resilient

Supply chain visibility is crucial to understanding the impact of disruption. Digitizing records will make supply chains more resilient to future shocks. Blockchain will help ensure data privacy for suppliers. In the wake of supply chain disruptions due to coronavirus, several experts have reiterated the need to obtain more visibility across the chain. Companies who […]

Ministry reports 12.9% increase in tax revenue

By Crystal Hsu / Taipei Times Staff reporter The Ministry of Finance yesterday said that it collected NT$19.3 billion (US$640.77 million) in tax revenue last month, representing a 12.9 percent increase from a year earlier, on the back of gains from most tax categories. Despite the improvement, Department of Statistics Deputy Director-General Chen Yu-feng (陳玉豐) […]

Taiwan Business Quick Take

EQUITIES Volatility spooks market The TAIEX yesterday closed lower as investors remained concerned over further volatility on global markets as COVID-19 continues to spread. Large-cap technology shares were in the doldrums throughout the session, while selling in the petrochemical sector added downward pressure, despite an agreement reached by oil producers to cut output to bolster […]

Accidental tech entrepreneur Colette Wyatt shares her story

By Prowess Team on April 2nd, 2020 Colette Wyatt is a Chief Technology Officer at Evolve, an award-winning UK-based software house with an R&D Centre in Ukraine. She’s also a Co-Founder of e-bate, a revolutionary platform for rebates management, which attracted £1 million from Mercia Asset Management, the MEIF Proof of Concept & Early Stage Fund, and part of […]