Taiwan’s Foxconn rebuts rumors over souring Apple ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn Technology Group on Wednesday (Oct. 28) dismissed media reports suggesting a souring relationship between the Taiwanese company and major client Apple as “no...

India looks for trade talks with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — India is considering opening trade talks with Taiwan as both countries bristle over China’s aggression, Bloomberg reported Monday (Oct. 19). While the government ...

Taiwan's Foxconn and Yulon aim to supply 10% of world’s electric cars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan electronics giant Foxconn Technology and local carmaker Yulon Group said Friday (Oct. 16) their joint efforts to manufacture electric vehicles (EVs) will likely yie...

Taiwan’s Foxconn fails to qualify for Wisconsin subsidies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Wisconsin officials have turned down a request by Foxconn Technology Group for the first round of payments in what was supposed to be US$3 billion in state tax credits for...

Tsai says Taiwan-Czech relations 'will only grow stronger' due to shared values

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a speech delivered on Monday (Oct. 12), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said that given the shared values of Taiwan and the Czech Republic, relations between the two c...

Wisconsin tells Foxconn no tax credits without new deal

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin told Foxconn Technology Group on Monday that it won't qualify for billions of dollars in state tax credits unless it strikes a new deal for a scaled-back factory complex...

Taiwanese suppliers for Apple to invest US$900 million in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Apple suppliers in Taiwan are reportedly planning to invest a total of US$900 million in India in the next five years under the Indian government's new incentive...

Taiwan's Foxconn completes steel frame for data center dome in Wisconsin

The steel frame for a 100-foot high-performance computing data center globe (HPCDC) that is being built in the U.S. state of Wisconsin by Foxconn Precision Industry Co. of Taiwan has been completed. ...

Apple to launch first online store in India next week

NEW DELHI (AP) — Apple announced Friday that it will launch its first online store in India next week, as it seeks to increase sales in one of the world’s fastest-growing smartphone markets. ...

Time right for transforming India-Taiwan relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — India has always been cautious in engaging Taiwan since New Delhi established the India-Taipei Association relations in 1995 to promote bilateral relations; indeed, the gr...

2 shootings, 2 days, 2 miles: US inequality microcosm bared

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — A Black man, accosted by police on a domestic dispute call, is left with bullet wounds in his back that will likely keep him from ever walking again. A white 17-year-old, rifle in...

Slovakia to monitor visit to Taiwan by Czech senate president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The planned visit by Czech Senate President Miloš Vystrčil and a 90-member delegation will not go unnoticed in neighboring Slovakia and might even lead to a reconsi...

Foxconn's $100 million pledge to university largely unmet

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin-Madison has received less than 1% of the money that Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group pledged to it two years ago amid the electronics giant's expa...

Samsung, Apple to boost cellphone manufacturing in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — Three contract manufacturers for Apple iPhones and South Korea’s Samsung have applied for large-scale electronics manufacturing rights in India under a $6.5 billion incentive scheme a...

Taiwan's Foxconn expands efforts in semiconductor development

Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., a Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing giant, has expanded its efforts in entering the semiconductor industry by setting up a high-end integrated circuit packaging an...