Taiwan owns four greatest strengths for startups: KPMG

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The government of Taiwan has been dedicated to creating a business-friendly environment for startups, and today a global accounting and consulting firm named four strengths that...

Bio Asia biotech conference to take place in Taiwan for first time in July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) joined the Taiwan Bio-Industry Association (Taiwan BIO) in announcing that the Bio Asia-Taiwan 2019 International Conferenc...

Self-driving bus rides free of charge during trial operation in Taiwan’s Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Transportation Bureau of Taichung City Government announced Saturday in a news release that Taichung citizens are eligible to ride self-driving buses for free that run...

Taiwan to address long queues in polls with technology: Premier Lai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will seek solutions to queue woes on election days, employing technology in the wake of the recent 9-in-1 local elections where long waiting hours for casting ballo...

Taiwan export orders reach all time high in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Nov. 20, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) announced that foreign export orders placed in the month of October reached an all-time high over previous years, total...

Acer founder urges Taiwan, Japan to join hands developing autonomous cars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan and Japan are positioned to benefit from the joint creation of a “paradigm shift” in the industry of autonomous vehicles, as both sides can play importa...

Taiwan company wins first prize for online education service at Asia Pacific ICT awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Institute for Information Industry (III, 財團法人資訊工業策進會) won first prize in community service at the 2018 Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards, in Guangzhou, China on Oc...

Taiwan remains 13th in WEF global competitiveness rankings

Taiwan remains 13th in the World Economic Forum's (WEF's) Global Competitiveness Report 2018, as well as fourth in East Asia and the Pacific. In the competitiveness rankings among countries...

Taiwan ranks 1st in 'Macroeconomic stability' in WEF Global Competitiveness Report 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan ranked 1st in "Macroeconomic stability" and 13th overall in the latest Global Competitiveness Report released by Geneva-based World Economic For...

AP Interview: Adviser says Iran failed detained US resident

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A top adviser to Iran's president on human rights said that the government "failed" to help a U.S. permanent resident imprisoned over spying allegations that she herself invited to...

St. Vincent reaffirms formal diplomatic ties to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves reaffirmed the country's diplomatic ties to Taiwan in an interview with the Nikkei Asian Review, publ...

China’s GDP growth in 2018 estimated to be down 0.2% by impact of China-U.S. trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--According to an International Data Corporation (IDC) report on August 3, the trade war between the United States and China will negatively impact both economies, particularly the...

Canadian awarded Taiwan’s Friendship Medal of Diplomacy for 54 years of service

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pierre Loisel, a Canadian national who has lived in Taiwan for over 50 years was awarded Taiwan's Friendship Medal of Diplomacy on August 6, for his contributions to T...

Netmagic, filial de NTT Communications, lanza dos nuevos centros de datos en India

BOMBAY, India--(BUSINESS WIRE)--jul. 30, 2018--NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), la empresa de soluciones TIC y comunicaciones internacionales del Grupo NTT (TOKYO:9432), ha anunciado hoy el l...

NTT-Communications-Tochtergesellschaft Netmagic eröffnet zwei neue Rechenzentren in Indien

MUMBAI, Indien--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 27, 2018--Die NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), der Geschäftsbereich für ICT-Lösungen und internationale Kommunikation innerhalb der NTT-Gruppe (TOKYO:9432...