Recently, the Taoyuan City Government announced three new policies for immigrants, which include the International Service Counter, the New Immigrant Counsellor System, and the New Immigrant Magazine. The mayor of Taoyuan City, Simon Chang, said he hoped Taoyuan would be the home to immigrants in an International Women's Day event.
A group photo of the new immigrants and Taoyuan City mayor Simon Chang in an International Women’s Day event（Photo / Authorized & Provided by Taoyuan City Government）
The population of new immigrants in Taoyuan is 65 thousand. For a more friendly environment for immigrants, the International Service Counter is the first of three new policies that will launch this April. The interpreters of Vietnamese and Indonesian will serve in the Taoyuan City Government.
The New Immigrant Counsellor System will launch this June. In addition to New Residents Life Counseling Class, the interpreters will care for the student’s situation before or after class.
Lastly, the first issue of “The New immigrant Magazine” will be published in November. The magazine belongs to the immigrants. Everyone can understand and learn more about immigrants' stories and cultures through this magazine.
The Taoyuan New Immigrants Training Center（Photo / Reproduced from Taiwan Traditional The Taoyuan New Immigrants Training Center Facebook fan page）
The Taoyuan New Immigrants Training Center also provides various classes on vocational training and starting a business to meet the needs of new immigrants.