With the loss of competition with international talents in recent years, the new act “Act for the Recruitment and Employment of Foreign Professionals” (Abbreviated as Foreign Talent Act hereafter) is implemented and validated from December 8th in 2018 to make up for the losses. To increase the willingness for foreigners to work in Taiwan, the government looses the strictness of regulations for foreigners to apply visa, work and stay in Taiwan as well as optimizes the welfare of insurance, rental and retirement to make a better environment for foreigners.
To reinforce the recruitment and keep the international talents ,promote the innovative ability of industries and develop 6 core strategic industries in Taiwan, it is quite urgent and thirsting for talents all around the world. In addition, for the reconstruction of the cycle of global industries owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, the government further revise the Foreign Talent Act on October 25th in 2021 to attract foreign talents to work and stay in Taiwan. The must-to-see points of this revision as following: