Taiwan

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Frederik Sørensen

"As I mainly use InterNations for business, it was just overwhelming to get so many international contacts working in Taipei as well."

Maggy Roswick

"When a friend invited me to InterNations my first thought was: This is exactly what I as an expat woman was searching for."

The InterNations Expat Guide for working and living in Taiwan

Are you an expat working and living in Taiwan? Or are you preparing to move soon to Taipeh, Kaohsiung or any other of the Taiwanese international hotspots?

Expat life in Taiwan has much to offer and provides a great intercultural experience – from discovering the countryside like the wealth of natural beauty spots in the east, learning how Taiwanese people celebrate Dōngzhì Festival, up to tasting Taiwan’s favorite dishes such as beef noodle soup.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Taiwan. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from living in Vietnam to living in China.

Top Articles in the Taiwan Expat Guide

Working and living in Taiwan – Valuable Information from A to Z

Moving to and living in Taiwan requires a wealth of up-to-date, trustworthy information on various aspects of Taiwanese expat life. Living abroad in Taiwan raises a lot of questions such as: ʺHow do I find the best relocation services for moving to Taiwan?ʺ, ʺShould I be vaccinated against Japanese encephalitis before coming to Taipeh?ʺ, ʺWhich international school in Taipeh should our kids attend?ʺ or, ʺHow do I obtain a work permit for my spouse at the Taiwanese municipality in Hsinchu?ʺ

Collecting all that information on working and living in Taiwan is quite laborious and time-consuming. Our InterNations Expat Guide for Taiwan aims to help you and provides you with reliable info on those topics that matter to expats living in Taiwan. The Guide includes information on many different areas ranging from culture and sights, to housing & household or embassies and consulates, up to international schools. Typical questions related to expat life abroad, such as ʺIs Taiwan a safe and friendly country for Western LGBT expats?ʺ, will no longer remain unanswered.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Taiwan? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Australia or living in Ecuador!

Tips on living and working in Taiwan – From moving companies to tax consultants

Moreover, our expat directory for Taiwan includes recommended listings of expat institutions and relocation services, e.g. moving companies or tax consultants. As a member, you’ll also be able to share your experiences of living abroad in Taiwan with your fellow expats on the InterNations Forum. We are looking forward to welcoming you with a heart-felt Ni hao from our expats living and working in Taiwan.

Frederik Sørensen

"As I mainly use InterNations for business, it was just overwhelming to get so many international contacts working in Taipei as well."

Maggy Roswick

"When a friend invited me to InterNations my first thought was: This is exactly what I as an expat woman was searching for."

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