Economic woes in China not hitting Taiwan: report


With 29 percent of Chinese GDP in real-estate related industries, a bursting bubble would be catastrophic, although Taiwan appears sheltered

  • By Chen Yu-fu
    and Kayleigh Madjar / Staff reporter, with staff writer

Corporate debt defaults and a stretching real-estate bubble have complicated Chinaā€™s economic outlook, although the risk to Taiwanese markets remains low, the Mainland Affairs Council said in a report published in February.

The report assessing the potential effect of Chinese economic conditions on Taiwan is part of a set of briefings on China and cross-strait affairs commissioned by the council.

Chinese financial markets have since…

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