Sun, Nov 04, 2012 - Page 8 News List

Editorial: Closer ties with Japan exigent

As stated in the chamber’s white paper, Taiwan’s continued loss of high-end talent to China worries Japan. News that two former senior executives of AU Optronics Corp have been charged with allegedly leaking trade secrets to a Chinese rival highlights concerns over industrial espionage, but also over China luring Taiwanese talent through generous salaries. If the hemorrhaging of industrial talent continues, what will Taiwan have to offer to foreign investors, including Japan?

The white paper is not just a summary of important issues, but also a warning to Taiwan that policymakers need to take note of.

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