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New Taiwan business model caters to luxury consumers - 26 Aug 09

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Uploaded on Aug 26, 2009

For years, the "Made in Taiwan" brand was dismissed as a sign of cheap and often poorly made goods.

But today, the island's production lines are full of luxury high-tech Taiwanese innovations, including a $10m custom-made yacht and the ultra-light Acer computer brand.

Stan Shih, Acer's founder, is credited for transforming the made-in-Taiwan label and says he convinced the island's top industries to concentrate on giving the customers what they want.

Al Jazeera's Steve Chao reports.

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