AMENDMENT 1 TO ANNEX 9 TO THE MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT NAT-1-845 BETWEEN THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE IN TAIWAN AND THE TAIPEI ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE IN THE UNITED STATES-1

I. GENERALUnder the provisions set forth by Article V of Memorandum ofAgreement, NAT-I-845, NAT-I-845-9 is hereby amended to revisethe terms of the agreement as follows:II. CHANGESA. Strike all references to “Technical Implementing Arrangement Number 1” and replace with “Amended Technical Implementing Arrangement Number 1.”III. AUTHORITYAIT and TECRO agree to the provisions of the Amendment asindicated by the signature of their duly authorizedrepresentatives.AMERICAN INSTITUTE TAIPEI ECONOMICIN TAIWAN AND CULTURAL REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE IN THE UNITED STATESBY: BY:Barbara J. Schrage Ta-Tung J. ChangTITLE: TITLE:Managing Director Deputy RepresentativeDATE: DATE:Sep. 9, 2008 Dec. 18, 2008