Taiwan’s ITRI to work on self-driving electric buses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI, 工研院) signed an agreement with Mobiletron Electronics Co., Ltd. (車王電子) Friday (Dec. 27) to jointly design and manufactur...

Taiwan’s ITRI wins two CES Innovation Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) is behind two CES 2020 Innovation Award products, according to the CES website. ITRI’s PECOLA and i...

5 Taiwanese products receive 2019 R&D 100 Awards

Five cutting-edge products and technologies developed by institutes affiliated with the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) have been announced as winners of the 2019 R&D 100 Awards to be presente...

Taiwan wins Excellence Awards at WCIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-Taiwan won six Global ICT Excellence Awards at the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT), held in Yerevan, Armenia, Oct. 6-9. Industrial Technology Research Institute...

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...

2019 Global IP Strategy & Marketing Forum

The event “2019 Global IP Strategy & Marketing Forum” held on Sep. 27 with the theme of “Trade Secret” and “Technology Transaction” has invited speakers of IP s...

Taiwan's ELECLEAN start-up partners with Malaysia's Richmountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A start-up company founded in association with Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) known as ELECLEAN has partnered with a firm in Malaysia to de...

Taiwan-Canada team eying victory in driverless vehicle contest

A driverless vehicle project developed by Taiwanese and Canadian experts is hoping to take the top prize when the winners of an autonomous vehicle challenge are announced in Dubai and bring recognitio...

Taiwan joins US university to develop AI technologies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Industrial Technology Research Institute of Taiwan (ITRI) inked a memorandum of understanding with the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering on Tuesday (Aug. 13), enterin...

Taiwan's ITRI to build trailblazing domestic 5G ecosystem

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI, 工研院) has enlisted the help of 18 local companies to create Taiwan’s own 5G ecosystem. ITRI is set to unveil the fir...

Taiwanese innovators turn old oyster shells into medical material

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A new initiative in which raw material is extracted from discarded oyster shells for use in medicine is taking off on Taiwan’s west coast. Discarded oyster shells can ...

ITRI celebrates 46th year as driver of Taiwan tech innovation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s economic minister hailed Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) as a force that is spearheading the development of Taiwan's tech industry in a ...

Taiwan’s ITRI strikes electric vehicle deal in Thailand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI, 工研院) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Thai company Panus Assembly to develop electric vehicles in the late...

Taiwan's ITRI to help Malaysian company 'turn waste into gold'

A Malaysian bio-tech company on Wednesday signed an agreement with Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) on a pilot project to produce biofuels from mill waste. The partnersh...

Fresh U.S. tariffs will hurt China-based Taiwanese firms: think tank

Taiwanese companies in China that manufacture telecommunications devices and computers are likely to be hit hard in the escalating trade war between the United States and China, as such products are t...