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ABC MUNDIAL in Taiwan

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Starting next Monday ABC MUNDIAL will reflect in its pages a series of notes and interviews on Taiwan. Its economy, politics, technology development, education and people.

In an area of 35,980 sq km, slightly larger than the province of Tucumán (Argentina) and with 23 million people, Taiwan is an economic and technological power in the world today. The per capita income is US $ 20,850 (US) and is the 4th. holder of foreign exchange reserves: US $ 406,616,000 according to final data from last year. For the World Trade Organization is the leading exporters and importers in the world, with a very favorable trade balance. A characteristic element Taiwan and marked the substantial difference with other countries is investing in science and technology. Precisely successful high-tech companies and the computer industry would ascribe to generous government funding for scientific development.

ITRI, MediaTek, ASUS, ACER, HTC, Trend Micro, Genius and many more are the companies that stand out in the world and originated in Taiwan.

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