TSMC founder and former CEO Morris Chang speaks during his nomination by Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen as the island’s representative to the Apec conference, in Taipei on Tuesday. Photo: dpa
TSMC founder and former CEO Morris Chang speaks during his nomination by Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen as the island’s representative to the Apec conference, in Taipei on Tuesday. Photo: dpa
Taiwan

Taiwan to rally backers at Apec for bid to join Pacific trade pact

  • Beijing, which has also applied to join the CPTPP, opposes Taipei’s membership
  • Apec economic leaders meeting virtually next week will be urged to consider Taiwan’s track record on support for free trade

Topic |   Taiwan
TSMC founder and former CEO Morris Chang speaks during his nomination by Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen as the island’s representative to the Apec conference, in Taipei on Tuesday. Photo: dpa
TSMC founder and former CEO Morris Chang speaks during his nomination by Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen as the island’s representative to the Apec conference, in Taipei on Tuesday. Photo: dpa
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