Taiwanese university apologizes to Filipino students for 'unfair working agreements'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A university accused of exploiting Filipino students in a master's degree program for manual labor in a tile factory, issued an apology yesterday (March 7) and said that it...

Filipino university students forced to work in Taiwan tile factory

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Three Filipino master's students came forward yesterday to accuse manpower brokers and a Taiwanese university of a work/study scam. At a press conference held yesterday ...

Cherry Pay in trouble: Taiwan's potential fintech unicorn trapped in banking laws

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- One year ago, a Taiwanese fintech startup clinched a top award from Singapore among 300 contestants from around the world, but it has recently been forced to temporarily halt s...

Foreign students can stay longer after graduation: Taiwan Ministry of Interior

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to attract and retain outstanding international students who seek employment in Taiwan, the Ministry of Interior (MOI) on Nov.1 passed a law amendment that allows...

Indonesia 5th largest source of foreign students in Taiwan: MOE

Indonesia has become the fifth largest source of international students in Taiwan, with the number more than doubling over the past 10 years, Taiwan's Ministry of Education (MOE) said Thursday. ...

Ministry of Education establishes host family system for overseas students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's Ministry of Education held an event, Host Family Tea Reception for Overseas Students (中區境外學生x接待家庭相見歡茶會), on Sept. 29 to gather overseas students from 20 countries t...

Taiwan to relax international student regulations to improve professional talent pool

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Premier William Lai (賴清德) said the government is currently promoting draft legislation to make it easier for international students to continue their stay in Taiwan...

Foreign student work permit process simplified: labor ministry

Taipei (CNA) - The Ministry of Labor said Thursday that it has implemented a new measure that makes it easier for international students in Taiwan to apply for work permits. Under the new regulatio...

Indian student starts company while pursuing PhD in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Mahantesh Biradar, an Indian PhD candidate in Biomedical Science at National Yang Ming University and Academia Sinica, has founded a start up that will help his fellow int...

Forum for ASEAN-Indian startups held in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Saturday, May 13 an event was hosted by the Global Brands Management Association GGC club Taipei in the Cosmos Hotel to promote ASEAN-Indian startups in Taiwan. The local...

Xiaolongbao favorite among international students: poll

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) International students in Taiwan named xialongbao (steamed dumplings) their favorite food and the scenic Sun Moon Lake in Nantou County their favorite scenic spot in the countr...