scorecardresearchTaiwan Adds to Economic Warnings With Weakest Growth Since 2020

Taiwan Adds to Economic Warnings With Weakest Growth Since 2020

Updated: 29 Jul 2022, 03:11 PM IST
TL;DR.
Taiwan’s economy expanded at its slowest pace in two years as waning global demand for electronics and rising inflation weighed on economic activity.
FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, file photo, a woman holds up Taiwan national flags during National Day celebrations in front of the Presidential Building in Taipei, Taiwan.  In 1997, Beijing grumbled but swallowed its irritation when then-Speaker Newt Gingrich of the U.S. House of Representatives visited Taiwan.   A quarter-century later, news reports that the current speaker, Nancy Pelosi, might visit Taiwan, Beijing is warning of “forceful measures” including military action if she does.(AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying, File)

FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, file photo, a woman holds up Taiwan national flags during National Day celebrations in front of the Presidential Building in Taipei, Taiwan. In 1997, Beijing grumbled but swallowed its irritation when then-Speaker Newt Gingrich of the U.S. House of Representatives visited Taiwan. A quarter-century later, news reports that the current speaker, Nancy Pelosi, might visit Taiwan, Beijing is warning of “forceful measures” including military action if she does.(AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying, File)