Taiwan’s Asus rated top laptop brand for first time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Asus laptops were ranked first by Laptop Mag in their “Best & Worst Laptop Brands 2020” list for the first time since they started releasing the rankings 1...

Acer Reports Q2 2020 Results: Operating Income NT$2.13 Billion with Record High Margin of 3.2%

TAIPEI, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2020: consolidated revenues were NT$65.58 billion; gross profits were NT$7.14 bill...

Acer Reports Consolidated Revenues for June at NT$25.67 Billion, Q2'20 at NT$65.60 Billion - the Highest Over 10 Quarters

TAIPEI, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announced its consolidated revenues for June at NT$25.67 billion, up 27.2% month-on-month (MoM) and by 4.9% year-on-year (YoY). Preliminary ...

Taiwanese electronics brand Acer worried about India-China conflict

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The border conflict between India and China could affect consumer sentiment during the third quarter of the year, Taiwanese electronics brand Acer Inc. (宏碁) said Wednesday...

Czech Republic is Taiwan’s fourth biggest investment destination in Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While President of the Czech Senate Milos Vystrcil's planned trip to Taiwan at the end of August has been of recent political focus, the two countries actually have a ...

Taiwan's investment forums go online amid virus pandemic

In order to build a faster and more efficient communication channel between Taiwan's high-quality listed companies and international institutional investors, the Taiwan Stock Exchange and SinoPac ...

Rep. Office of the MTC optimistic about Taiwan-Russia ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Russia may be the next travel hotspot for Taiwanese as bilateral cultural and economic exchanges have increased in recent years. Since last July, Taiwanese tourists hav...

US can soon start sending people seeking asylum to Honduras

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has finalized an agreement with Honduras that would allow some people seeking asylum in the United States to be sent to the Central American country instead....

Microsoft says virus hurting supply chain more than expected

The virus outbreak in China is hurting Microsoft more than expected, as the company said it won't meet targets that had already factored in the uncertainty. In particular, Microsoft ...

Simon Chang could prove a bigger threat to Tsai than Han Kuo-yu

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s presidential election continues to heat up, with the big news this week being the announcement of the running mate for KMT candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜). ...

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...

Improving services sector can help Taiwan make friends: Acer founder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Acer founder Stan Shih (施振榮) was invited as a guest speaker to the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) on Monday (Oct. 14) for the release of its annual public...

Taiwan's Acer ranks No. 5 PC vendor, Asustek No. 6 worldwide in Q3: Gartner

Acer Inc. and Asustek Computer Inc. retained their titles as the fifth- and sixth-largest global PC suppliers, respectively, in the third quarter of this year, according to global market information a...

Taiwan’s Acer presents Planet9 e-sports platform

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese electronics brand Acer Inc. presented its open e-sports platform Planet9 in Berlin Wednesday (September 4). The next-generation system has been described as a...

Taiwan’s Team NCTU competes in DARPA Subterranean Challenge

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A team from National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) left for the US today (Aug. 12) to compete in the Subterranean Challenge, a robotics competition held by the United States'...