May 10, 2022

A note from Talking Taiwan host Felicia Lin: Taiwan’s Employment Gold Card is a four-in-one card: visa, work permit, resident permit, and re-entry permit, that is valid for three years. Taiwan’s Employment Gold Card program has come up in several past episodes of Talking Taiwan. I’ve been wanting to bring someone on to talk about

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May 3, 2022

A note from Talking Taiwan host Felicia Lin: Yao Huang is funding minority owned businesses to solve the financial inequality problem. I first met and interviewed Yao Huang, in 2013. She is founder and managing partner of The Hatchery. If you want to learn more about her and the Hatchery you can go back and

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April 25, 2022

A note from Talking Taiwan host Felicia Lin: Paolo Lising, who is the author of Startup Taiwan, shares his knowledge on starting a business in Taiwan in this in-depth conversation. In February, I did a follow up interview with Paolo Lising, who I’ve had on as a guest previously along with Ramon Ray in episode

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April 19, 2022

A note from Talking Taiwan host Felicia Lin: So much has happened since I interviewed John Fan, one of the co-founders of PicCollage back in December. PicCollage is an app that allows you to create fun things with your photos and videos. It is one of the most popular apps in the photo category in

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April 10, 2022

A note from Talking Taiwan host Felicia Lin: This episode is about Taiwan’s Civil Defense Preparedness, and how to prepare for the threat of an attack. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has put the reality of war on display for the world, especially for Taiwan, which like Ukraine, has been under the constant threat of military

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April 6, 2022

A note from Talking Taiwan host Felicia Lin: April fourth is Children’s Day in Taiwan, which is great timing for this interview with children’s book author Margaret Chiu Greanias. She spoke with me about her latest book Amah Faraway, which has many of its scenes set in Taipei, Taiwan. Margaret shared how she became a

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