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...

Intl. Symposium on Very Large Scale Integration held in Hsinchu, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 International Symposium on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) began in in Hsinchu this week, with industry professionals from around the world meeting to discuss...

Taiwan’s ITRI and Foxconn Technology Group win global innovators awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and Foxconn Technology Group, also known as Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., won Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator awards...

Taiwan ITRI wins Edison Awards with world's 1st V2X smart road safety solution

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Industrial Technology Research Institute of Taiwan (ITRI) took home a big award in New York on Thursday, among IBM, 3M, and other international tech giants, for its smart r...

Exclusive interview: UK Department of Trade Chief Scientific Adviser Michael Short

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The British mission to this year’s Smart Cities Summit & Expo (SCSE) was led by Dr. Michael Short, Chief Scientific Adviser for the U.K. government Department of...

Taiwan to overtake South Korea and become global No.2 for semiconductors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan is likely to overtake South Korea and return to its position as the global No.2 for the production of semiconductors, the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) ...

ITRI launches 'Smart Grid Academy' to foster talent for 21st century Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) on Feb. 26 announced the establishment of a new “Smart Grid Academy” (電網學校) designed to foster t...

Taiwan firms to demonstrate 5G capability at MWC

A group of Taiwanese high-tech companies will demonstrate their capability in 5G development at the 2019 Mobile World Congress (MWC) scheduled to open in Barcelona later Monday, according to the Minis...

Taiwan has strategic value in the US-China battle over 5G tech: expert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An innovative research expert believes Taiwan’s excellence in the field of 5G technology is an asset in today’s political climate. Research director at the ...

Taoyuan pastry museum spotlights the rise of Taiwan’s tourism factories

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- On a weekday afternoon, Cheng Chao-wei was busy welcoming busloads of tourists to Kuo Yuan Ye Museum of Cake and Pastry in northern Taiwan’s Taoyuan City. The curator an...

Taiwan, Japan join hands to develop next generation of power meter systems

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and Tokyo’s utility companies Power Grid (TEPCO PG) and Tokyo Gas have inked an agreement to pave the ...

Taiwan to ban government use of Huawei, Lenovo products

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Following allegations of spying risks of using telecom equipment made by China's Huawei, governments around the world are taking action, and Taiwan is said to follow suit by...

Taiwan's III to ban Huawei smartphones from network

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Institute for Information Industry (III) on Tuesday (Jan. 15) announced it was banning smartphones made by China's Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. from accessing its netw...