However, in recent years, some mainland scholars have begun to believe that Diaoyutai has a closer relationship with Fujian than with Taiwan. The mainland uses this theory to justify the mainland's official ships bypassing Taiwan and directly operating in the waters of Diaoyutai. To sum up, the above five areas, Kinmen, Matsu, Dongsha, Taiping Island and Diaoyutai, can be classified as territories under the rule of the Republic of China or claimed sovereignty, but are not traditionally classified as traditional Taiwan (Taiwan-Pengzhou area) or "Taiwan-Pengzhou area" "Overseas Islands" of Taiwan Headquarters. There are important international law considerations for discussing this issue.
Yang Jinlong, governor of the central bank, said after the first board of directors meeting in 2022 on March 17 that the U.S. economy is large and closed, while the Taiwanese economy is small and open. Closed economies can control their interest whatsapp list rates and exchange rates, while Taiwan is small. And open, so not only depends on the interest rate, but also on the exchange rate. Yang Jinlong pointed out that the exchange rate of the Taiwan dollar has risen from 27.6 yuan in 2020, which is the strongest in Asia. Therefore, from the perspective of the export sector, it has been indicated that we are in a tightening with the external monetary environment.
Taiwan's export sector accounts for a large proportion and is closely related to external sectors. relationship, Yang Jinlong said: "TSMC is not only concerned with exports, but also has to invest in imported equipment all the time, so we can't directly enter the rate hike cycle like the United States." As for whether Taiwan has entered the realm of "continuous interest rate hikes", Yang Jinlong said that there are still many uncertainties in the market, and this rate hike "is a one-off, and it will not be like the U.S. Federal Reserve's suggestion that it will continue to increase in the future.