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Doing business in Taiwan (China)

Explore the key issues for doing business abroad, from setting up a business in Taiwan to understanding the local business environment. Find guides and other resources to support your organisation's global growth.


Overseas Business Risk - Taiwan
Report from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office looking at potential risks for UK businesses operating in this territory. It includes economic and political risks, human rights issues, bribery and corruption, terrorism, intellectual property and organised crime.

International Business Guides: Taiwan
HSBC, July 2022
The guide gives an overview of challenges and opportunities, society and culture, working practice and values, and business etiquette. It also includes information on labour, tax, FDI, infrastructure and cost of living.

Doing Business in Taiwan
Guide prepared by a local firm within the UHY network which provides an overview of the relevant issues to consider when establishing a business in Taiwan. This publication is current at November 2017.

APAC Country Report Taiwan 2018
Overview published by Atradius covering the country's most important business sectors, key indicators, political and economic summaries and outlook. Updated in March 2018.

Doing Business in Taiwan
Guide from PwC including information on business environment, labour and employment, accounting and reporting in Taiwan, Published in September 2015.


On our Exporting to Taiwan page you can find export guides, trade forecasts and economic and political updates.

Chambers of commerce and business networks

Taiwan Chamber of Commerce
Independent organisation supporting the Chinese business community and promoting international cooperation.

British Chamber of Commerce in Taipei
A support network for promoting business and trade between Britain and Taiwan.

Articles and books in the Library collection

Selected books

The Business Operations in... series from Bloomberg BNA provides expert guidance on the tax aspects of expanding and operating businesses abroad.

Business Operations in Taiwan
Analysis of the business environment in Taiwan, focusing on: the economy and government, operating a business, forms of doing business, principal taxes and taxation of domestic corporations.

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