National Sun Yat-sen University, located in Kaohsiung city, has become the base for cultivating bilingual education teachers.
The National Federation of Teachers Unions is urging the government to scrap what it's describing as its "misguided" policy to turn Taiwan into a "bilingual nation" by the year 2030.
President Tsai Ing-wen is voicing her hope that English proficiency here in Taiwan can improve over the next decade.
The Financial Supervisory Commission says eighteen local banks are now offering bilingual services at their branches.
Teachers from 330 schools across the island have received 5 days of all-English training in preparation for bilingual education
The 2030 bilingual learning blueprint is becoming clearer, as Taiwan's next generation takes on "an entirely new experience"
By Joanna Lee
More high schools will get funds from the Ministry of Education for enhancing bilingual education
The Ministry of Education (MOE) says it will be increasing subsidies for English-language classes islandwide
The cabinet approved a draft bill on Thursday to establish a national development centre for Taiwan's 2030 bilingual goals
The Taiwan National Development Council's (NDC's) Bilingual 2030 strategy paper has plentiful targets and plans for how to meet them. But it's missed out whole swathes of the population and is much too reliant on a diminishing resource - young people.
By Lee Faulkner