Taiwan's Economy Grew 1.7% in Q2

Idiots at Taipei Times didn’t say what 1.7% means. Quarter-to-quarter? Annualized? Year-on-year?

The PC market increased by up to 11% due to people teleworking, with Acer and ASUS growing the most out of the leading brands, both expected over 20% for the year.

South Korea is now in recession.


Taiwan’s Covid-19 response possibly helped the two Taiwanese laptop makers avoid too much of a disruption to their supply chains.

“In most countries, Acer benefitted from work-from-home and distance learning needs, in addition to the excellent end-to-end supply chain collaboration with its suppliers,” Acer stated.


Just kidding!