ASUS is Taiwan’s best brand for 7th consecutive year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - ASUS has topped the list of Taiwan’s best global brands for a seventh consecutive year despite a 4 percent decrease in value, as reported by the Ministry of Economic Affai...

Taiwan kicks off Smart Asia 2019 in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Smart Asia 2019, organized by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), got underway at the Mumbai Exhibition Centre on Thursday (Oct. 17) and will run throu...

Taiwan’s ASUS notebooks on display in North Korean department store

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — DPRK Business-Culture News, a Facebook page dedicated to information about North Korean business and culture, said in a post on Tuesday (Oct. 15) that notebooks produced b...

Taiwan’s TSMC rejects GlobalFoundries patent infringement allegations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The world’s largest contract chipmaker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), on Tuesday (August 27) rejected allegations by rival GlobalFoundries that its ...

Taiwan-themed train runs in Mumbai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A train decorated with a Taiwan theme is traveling around the western Indian city of Mumbai, marking the latest effort by Taiwan's Tourism Bureau to promote tourism on...

Taiwan presents brands at fair in Vietnamese capital Hanoi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A “Taiwan Excellence” fair is presenting 16 Taiwanese brand names to the public in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi this weekend, the Central News Agency reported ...

Taiwan has two supercomputers in the global Top 500

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan appeared twice on the global Top 500 of supercomputers, with the Taiwania and the Taiwania 2, the Liberty Times reported Wednesday (June 26). Veteran American co...

ASUS rebrands Zenfone 6 to ASUS 6Z in India due to trademark infringement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The High Court of Delhi ruled last month that ASUS no longer has the right to use its renowned Zenfone brand name in India due to an alleged trademark infringement request...

Foxconn’s Sharp laptop unit to set up factory in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Japanese electronics giant Sharp will set up a unit of its laptop maker Dynabook in Taoyuan next month, posing a threat to Taiwanese brands Acer Inc. and Asustek Computer Inc., ...

ASUS acknowledges computers infected by auto-update virus

BOSTON (AP) — The Taiwanese computer company ASUS is acknowledging that suspected nation-state hackers planted malware on its online automatic update service in a sophisticated and targeted espionage ...

Half a million computers hacked via server at Taiwan's ASUS: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As many as half a million computers might have installed malware disguised as an update from electronics giant ASUS after the Taiwanese company’s server was hacked, accord...

Researchers: ASUS computers infected by auto-update virus

BOSTON (AP) — Security researchers say that hackers infected tens of thousands of computers from the Taiwanese vendor ASUS with malicious software last year through the company's online automatic upda...

Taiwan envoy to India promotes bilateral cooperation at trade show in New Delhi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Representative to India, Tien Chung- Kwang (田中光), was at the Taiwan Excellence pavilion at the 27th Convergence India trade show and exhibition, held in New...

Fortune ranks Taiwan's ASUS and TSMC among 'most admired' global tech firms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese businesses Asustek Computers and Taiwan Semiconductors (TSMC) have been recognized by Fortune Magazine index of the “World ‘s Most Admired Companies&...

Taiwan’s ASUS sees sales drop by more than 10%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Electronics group Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩), also known as ASUS, saw its sales drop by more than 10 percent during the final quarter of 2018 compared to the same period the pre...