Category Archives: Taiwan

Tuesday’s Drop: Is it just China’s bubble? Or is it America’s too?

It’s been three days since Tuesday’s large point drop, and the markets haven’t really recovered yet. Should we be concerned? This is just a personal opinion: but I’m not concerned at all. Why? The markets have risen steadily for months without a correction. In fact, many people believe that a correction was coming anyway. I’m not speculating in… Read More »

BizIdeas #1: Start your own Education Agency!

If you have any involvement in education or TESOL or a similar field, you may like to consider this business idea: Starting your own Education Agency Steve Sutherland has been an education agent in Taiwan for four years and manages a ‘Study Abroad’ forum called AgentsChat for International Students, Education Agents and Schools. He has written about this… Read More »

Taipei City’s Experiment: The Wireless City – 2007

Ron Brownlow in the Taipei Times writes about the challenges facing Taipei City’s WiFi company, Wifly. Taipei Times also covered this on January 19th. Taipei City government may have rolled out plenty of WiFi stations, but the take-up rate has been less than enthusiastic…. So why aren’t people using Wifly? The article attempts to answer the question: it’s… Read More »