Taiwan the big winner from Japan-South Korea trade row, as tourists spurn traditional hotspots

A trade spat between Japan and South Korea is sending tourists from both countries to Taiwan and orders for semiconductors are tipped to go the same way.Relations between South Korea and Japan have hit their lowest point in decades, after South Korea’s Supreme Court last year awarded damages against Japanese companies which used Koreans for forced labour during World War II.The decision sparked a diplomatic row that soon hit trade relations, with Japan slapping export restrictions on key…

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