LINE to invest additional US$100 million in Taiwan

LINE Corp., the mobile messaging and communication services supplier, said Wednesday that it will invest an additional US$100 million in Taiwan after an earlier investment in the local Internet-only b...

Three Taiwan telecom companies reignite 4G deal war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The battle is on again for the three leading telecom companies in Taiwan as Chunghwa Telecom (中華電信) announced plans to expand the NT$488 (US$15.7) unlimited 4G internet co...

Greater China Set to Dominate Global Industrial IoT Market, Says New GSMA Report  

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 26, 2018--The GSMA today issued a new report, ‘ ’, highlighting how the region is poised to lead the global Industrial IoT (IIoT) market. The in-depth report draws on inte...

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, the Na...

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 (Chunghwa Tele...

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) pe...

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 (May...

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 companies are us...

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...

Taiwanese business delegation meets Singapore industry leaders

CIECA and the Taichung city government co-organized a delegation to attend the 14th Joint Meeting between CIECA & SBF. From Jan. 17-20, Chairman Douglas Tong Hsu, Singapore Committee, CIECA (Chair...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to accept orders from September

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Thursday, Samsung Taiwan announced that pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be accepted starting from September 1 until September 7. Those who wish to buy ...

Free Wi-Fi on Taipei MRT Blue and Red lines next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taipei Metro will extend its free public Wi-Fi coverage from stations to carriages, starting with the Red Line (Tamsui) and Blue Line (Bannan) by the middle of this month (...

Chunghwa Telecom, Taiwan Mobile warned of violating fair trade laws as price war continues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Fair Trade Commission (FTC) Chairwoman Huang Mei-ying (黃美瑛) warned Chunghwa Telecom (中華電信) and Taiwan Mobile Co. (台灣大哥大) that they both may be in violation of fair trade laws i...

Investment Commission postpones review of CNS-Far EasTone deal

The Investment Commission under the Ministry of Economic Affairs on Tuesday decided to postpone its review of a controversial plan by Far EasTone Telecommunications Co. to acquire a stake in cable TV ...