What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

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What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby Milkybar_Kid » 30 Oct 2010, 19:57

Following on from this post http://www.forumosa.com/taiwan/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=92863 I just had a sudden curiosity to find out what other peoples Taiwanese spouses or partners did for work.

Maybe they don’t work, maybe they are a student, maybe they are looking after your kids or maybe they are a Beetle Nut Girl? :lol:

I will get the ball rolling. My Taiwanese girlfriend works as a receptionist in a hotel in Kaohsiung.
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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby TaipeiD » 31 Oct 2010, 08:04

Milkybar_Kid wrote:Following on from this post http://www.forumosa.com/taiwan/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=92863 I just had a sudden curiosity to find out what other peoples Taiwanese spouses or partners did for work.

Maybe they don’t work, maybe they are a student, maybe they are looking after your kids or maybe they are a Beetle Nut Girl? :lol:

I will get the ball rolling. My Taiwanese girlfriend works as a receptionist in a hotel in Kaohsiung.


you think they'd tell? many are here to meet girls.
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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby still » 31 Oct 2010, 18:14

My partner is a bridal couture designer, being worked to the bone.
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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby jwbrunken » 31 Oct 2010, 21:52

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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby TheGingerMan » 31 Oct 2010, 23:24

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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby the chief » 01 Nov 2010, 10:21

How can this possibly be construed as anyone else's business??? :loco:
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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby bob_honest » 01 Nov 2010, 10:31

How much do you pay for this information?

What can you give me in return? How are things going with your GF, any interesting stories, photos?


[Wife taught me not to give out information without any benefit]
[You may want to call her an information manager]
:lol:
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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby Edgar Allen » 01 Nov 2010, 10:51

My wife runs a shoe business, she used to run a brokerage when we were in Shanghai, and before that she was a sales trader for Macquarie.

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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby El Toro » 01 Nov 2010, 11:08

My wife makes sausages.
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Re: What job does your Taiwanese spouse or partner do?

Postby bismarck » 01 Nov 2010, 14:54

My wife is an accountant.
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