• The Department is a subordinate of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, and consists of one Director-General, one Deputy Director-General, and five sections

  • • Director-General: Chang Ming-pin; Tel: 02-2389-2111

  • • Deputy Director-General: Chen Hsiu-chuan; Tel: 02-23892111

  • Section I

  • • Li Hong-liang, Section Chief; Tel: +886-2-2382-0488 or +886-2-2389-2111 ext. 110

  • • Planning, research and investigation, investment environment research and recommendations, edit and publish investment promotion documents, information and technology services contact, and administrative support. Important tasks are as follows:

  • (1) Planning, research and investigation.

  • (2) Research on investment policies.

  • (3) Compilation and publication of investment regulations.

  • (4) Investment environment research and suggestions.

  • (5) Congressional liaison, press and public relations.

  • (6) Compilation and publication of investment-related laws, regulations, and other publications.

  • (7) Compilation and publication of investment environment profiles of various countries.

  • (8) Investment inquiries hotline.

  • (9) Comprehensive administrative services.

  • (10) Services for the business promotion committees of Taiwan’s 22 counties and cities.

  • (11) Investment of Chinese capital in Taiwan.

  • Section II

  • • Lin Mei-Hsing, Section Chief; Tel: 02-23892111 ext. 210, 02-23820489

  • • Investment services in the United States, Canada, Japan, and Europe (except for Central Europe and Eastern Europe), New Zealand, and Australia. The important tasks are as follows:

  • (1) Collection and compilation of information on the economic environment and relevant laws and regulations of the administrative regions.

  • (2) Regional investment and operational services for overseas Chinese and foreigners investing in Taiwan.

  • (3) Regional Investment and operational services for overseas Taiwanese companies investing in Taiwan.

  • (4) Counseling and follow-up of major investment cases.

  • (5) Matchmaking service for domestic and introduced foreign technologies in the administrative regions.

  • (6) Application services for airport pickup..

  • (7) Establishment of the Japanese Contact program to handle affairs related to Japanese companies’ investment in Taiwan.

  • (8) Regular discussions with Chambers of Commerce of overseas Chinese in the U.S. and Japan.

  • (9) Forming delegations to seek foreign investment abroad.

  • (10) Invitation of foreign businesspersons with investment potential to visit Taiwan to investigate the investment environment.

  • (11) Investment agreement services in the administrative regions.

  • (12) Creation and maintenance of the Department’s website.

  • Section III

  • • Lin Su-Ling, Senior Executive Officer (also serves as Section Chief); Tel: +886-2-2382-0494 or +886-2-2389-2111 ext. 820

  • • Investment services in Asia (except for Japan, China, Hong Kong, Macau and Mongolia), Central and South America, the Middle East, Africa, Oceania (except for Australia and New Zealand), and Central and Eastern Europe. Important tasks are as follows:

  • (1) Promotion of two-way investment business in the administrative regions.

  • (2) Collection and compilation of the information on the economic environments and relevant laws and regulations in the administrative regions.

  • (3) Guidance services for Taiwanese companies investing abroad.

  • (4) Assisting with the business of overseas Taiwanese and Chinese commerce organizations.

  • (5) Assisting with the export of Taiwan’s service industry.

  • (6) Promotion and execution of guidance programs for overseas Taiwanese companies.

  • (7) Promotion and execution of global industrial guidance programs for Taiwanese companies.

  • (8) Creation and maintenance of the Global Taiwanese Business Service website.

  • (9) Global Taiwan Businesses Service Website.

  • Section IV

  • • Weng Ming-ter, Section Chief; Tel: +886-2-2382-0499 or +886-2-2389-2111 ext. 510

  • • Services for overseas Taiwanese companies investing in Taiwan, China (including Hong Kong, Macao, and Mongolia), Hong Kong, and Macau’s investment affairs, investment promotion in free trade zones, recruitment of overseas talents, and for the business promotion committees of Taiwan’s 22 counties and cities. Important tasks are as follows:

  • (1) Contact services for overseas Taiwanese companies investing in Taiwan.

  • (2) Promotion of guidance programs for Taiwanese companies in China (including Hong Kong, Macau, and Mongolia)

  • (3) Hong Kong and Macau investment services.

  • (4) Promotion of foreign investment in free trade zones.

  • (5) Recruitment of overseas talents.

  • (6) Creation and maintenance of recruitment website.

  • Section V

  • • Chuang Wen-chang, Section Chief Tel: +886-2-2382-0491 or +886-2-2389-2111 ext. 610

  • • Undertake services related to international organizations.

  • (1) OECD investment issues.

  • (2) APEC investment issues.

  • (3) WTO investment issues.

  • (4) Bilateral Investment Agreement (BIA) services.

  • (5) International investment Promotion Agencies (IPA).

  • (6) Cross-Start Investment Protextion Agreement-assistance in settling investment disputes of Taiwanese businesses in China