Taiwan President calls for support to polish ‘Made in Taiwan’ brand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The government of Taiwan will seek to provide assistance to Taiwanese businesses relocating back home in a bid to promote the “Made in Taiwan” label, amid turb...

Taiwan manufacturing industry growth projected to slow in 2019: TIER

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER) revised its growth forecast for Taiwan in 2019 downward to 2.12 percent, in a report released Thursday on the prospects fo...

Taiwanese tech startups win awards at CES 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Eight Taiwanese startups won innovation awards at the Consumer Electronics Show 2019 (CES 2019) event in Las Vegas last week, reported CNA. More than US$6 million (NT$1...

AI should be 'focal point' for Taiwan military to oppose China threat, says Defense Inst. Dir.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The acting Director of the Institute for National Defense and Security Research (INDSR), Yisuo Tzeng, recently published a paper promoting increased focus on AI applications by...

Executive Yuan: 2019 Development Plan raises Taiwan's expected growth rate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Thursday, Dec. 20, the Executive Yuan approved the 2019 National Development Plan, which included a slight increase for Taiwan's projected economic growth. The govern...

Then one foggy Christmas eve, reindeers got connected

ROVANIEMI, Finland (AP) — Rudolph and friends no longer need to rely on the famous reindeer's red nose to avoid getting lost. Now they have wireless technology. To keep track of thei...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Dec. 18 The New York Times on a judge's rebuke of Michael Flynn and President...

AI more disruptive than internet: Taiwan TSMC founder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Founder of the world’s largest contract semiconductor manufacturing company, TSMC (台積電), Morris Chang (張忠謀), said that the proliferation of artificial intelligence (...

McKinsey launches North Asia Industrial IoT Hub in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pre-eminent global management consulting company McKinsey & Company has expanded its presence in Taiwan, with the opening of its North Asia Industrial IoT Hub (麥肯錫北亞工業...

Canadian Technology Accelerator to spur Taiwan-Canada innovation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Innovation, entrepreneurship, and joint ventures between Canada and Taiwan are now easier to achieve, with the launch of the Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) in Taipe...

The future of health on display at Taiwan Healthcare+ Expo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The future of health was on display at the 2018 Taiwan Healthcare Expo+ in Taipei on Nov. 30, where innovation, emerging technology, and fresh approaches to wellbeing were...

LINE TAIWAN TechPulse 2018 conference to be held Dec. 21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese communication software development company LINE Corp. announced today that this year’s LINE TAIWAN TechPulse Developer Conference will be held in Taipei on ...

Trade war will affect all of Taiwan’s industries: TSMC CEO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – C.C. Wei (魏哲家) CEO and Vice President of TSMC (台積電) said that the U.S.-China trade war will affect all of Taiwan’s industries, including semiconductors, on Nov. 27, ...

Hewlett Packard recognized for commitment to social responsibility at Taipei Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The international corporation Hewlett Packard Enterprises (HPE) was recognized for its signifcant effort to pursue socially responsible investment and global sustainabilit...

Mobiletron to expand manufacturing base in Taiwan with Taichung factory

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese company Mobiletron, which produces automotive electronics, announced recently that it would expand production facilities in Taiwan. Mobiletron has reporte...