The Export Processing Zone Administration (EPZA) of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) recently reported that the park's Investment Review Commission approves ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. (ASEH) to set up an ASE Social Enterprise Co., Ltd (ASE Social Enterprise Company) in the Nanzih Technology Industrial Park (NTIP). The total investment figures amounted to NTD 250 million. The company will actively expand its corporate social positive influence, including setting up a green energy and low-carbon demonstration park, developing cultural and creative products of circular economy, and investing in setting up an elder daycare center for employees, to implement the sustainable development of the enterprise.
EPZA stated that in response to the upcoming fewer babies and aging society and the global warming crisis, EPZA actively developed industry chains in various fields such as smart healthcare, green energy sustainability, and somatosensory technology. In response to government policies and guidelines, ASEH has established an "ASE Social Enterprise Company" to actively expand its positive influence on the corporate society. It intends to apply an innovative business operation model to implement sustainable corporate development, promote social concern and solve environmental problems.
There are three major operational priorities in "ASE Social Enterprise Company". First, it cooperates with local governments to set up green energy and low-carbon demonstration environment to show the importance and practice of ASE Group's goal of net-zero carbon emissions. Second, ASE social enterprise company is going to look for cooperation manufacturers to turn the waste, which is generated in the packaging and testing process, into cultural and creative products, which not only solves environmental problems but also create a different image of the technology industry. In addition, investing in the establishment of an elder daycare center for the employees. Taiwan has entered an aging society and employees still have to take care of the elder after work. In order to ease employees' pressure and make them could focus on duty and improve their recognition, so as to facilitate the acquisition and retention of outstanding talents, the company is planning to evaluate the affiliated companies of ASEH (Nanzih in Kaohsiung, Zhongli in Taoyuan, Caotun in Nantou, Hsinchu City, Tanzi in Taichung, and Hemei in Changhua) to set up daycare center to provide a high-quality environment to take care of the elder of employees.
To face the international trend of carbon reduction, enterprises that master energy efficiency will have low-carbon transformation opportunities. TIPs will also conform to the international standard system and provides personnel training, consultation, and diagnosis for energy saving and carbon reduction and counsel enterprises to propose specific solutions to prepare for the follow-up carbon footprint verification. EPZA welcomes the industry to actively invest in TIPs to seize profitable business opportunities!
Spokesman: Mr. Liu Chi Chuan (Deputy Director General, EPZA)
Contact Number: 886-7-3613349, 0911363680
Contact Person: Sun,Ya-Yuan (Investment Section of the Third Division)
Contact Number: 886-7-361-1212 ext314