How to watch the World Cup in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Despite the fact that the 2018 FIFA World Cup being held in Russia is being watched by 3.4 billion people across planet earth, the Taiwanese TV gods in their infinite wisdom&nb...

Taiwan to cooperate with EU on 5G

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Economic Affairs said Thursday Taiwan had reached an agreement with the European Union to help with the development of 5G wireless systems. This year is...

3 Taiwan telecom companies fined by NCC for NT$499 4G deal mania

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After the dust has started to settle from the pandemonium of the NT$499 (US$16) 4G package deal that was being offered by Taiwanese telecom companies earlier this month, t...

Taipei City fines Chunghwa Telecom, Honghwa International for overtime violations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taipei City Department of Labor (DOL) ruled on Monday to impose fines of NT$1 million on Chunghwa Telecom and its contractor Honghwa International for overtime violations st...

Employee collapses from exhaustion amid '499 Chaos' in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the Chunghwa Telecom NT$499 deal for unlimited 4G goes into its final day of registration, the company employees and the government alike are eagerly awaiting an end to...

Online exclusive! NT$499 unlimited 4G package extends till end of month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- Today is the last day for customers to grab the Mother's Day deal for the NT$499 (US$16) unlimited 4G package. The three telecommunication service providers (Chu...

Chunghwa Telecom asked to address the ‘chaos’ of NT$499 unlimited 4G package  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chunghwa Telecom Company (中華電信) was ordered to offer an explanation about its business practices as they related to the low-price unlimited 4G internet campaign, ...

Taiwan’s Chunghwa Telecom will not extend unlimited 4G offer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chunghwa Telecom (中華電信) announced Friday it would not extend its offer of unlimited 4G service for NT$499 (US$16.7) beyond May 15, despite complaints from staff and consum...

NT$499 unlimited 4G mania grips Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Long lines are snaking about mobile phone service providers across Taiwan after Chunghwa Telecom launched a Mother's Day special offering unlimited 4G for NT$499 (US$16)&nb...

Taiwan's Chunghwa Telecom offers unlimited 4G for NT$499 per month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese have gone into frenzy to snatch up Chunghwa Telecom's special Mother's Day offer of unlimited 4G internet for only NT$499 (US$16) per month. Yesterday...

Connecting cars and IoT at Taipei Smart City Summit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three speakers at the “Global Trends in Connected Cars” forum at Taipei’s Smart City Summit & Expo this morning introduced how their compan...

Six Taiwanese entrepreneurs present their ideals for a Smart City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the occasion of the Smart City Summit and Expo in Taipei, six top Taiwanese entrepreneurs shared their views Tuesday on what their priorities were for a smart city, the...

Taiwan to launch online realtime multi-language travel assistance

Taipei, March 13 (CNA) The Tourism Bureau said Tuesday that it is working with a private company to launch a mobile app next month, featuring realtime interaction between foreign tourists and an onlin...

Presidential Office to host social innovation hackathon

Taipei, March 3 (CNA) The Presidential Office said Saturday that it will host a social innovation hackathon, starting March 5, in a bid to seek solutions to societal problems through the use of open d...

Taipower breaks ground on 100 MW solar power facility in central Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Power Company broke ground on a new solar power facility in Changhua, Taiwan on Friday, Feb. 9 that well be the largest solar power plant in the country, once i...