Renewed U.S.-China Trade War Has Limited Impact on Taiwan: President

Poster:Post date:2019-05-11
Region:(Taiwan),(U.S.-China Relations)
Issue:(U.S.-China Engagement),(Taiwan Party Politics and Domestic Issues)
(CNA, By Stacy Hsu)
While speaking at a press conference at the Presidential Office Friday, President Tsai Ing-wen insisted that the new round of U.S.-China tariffs will have limited impact on Taiwan’s economy, which she said has a strong enough foundation to withstand the conflict. However, she said that Taiwanese businesses overseas should return home as the trade battle impacts the global market. She also pushed for Taiwan to sign a bilateral trade agreement with the U.S. and discouraged the country from establishing a free economic zone. <Accessed 2019-05-11>  
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