Taiwan SMEs call for revived cross-strait talk after Tsai's re-election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s corporate world on Monday (Jan. 13) urged the Tsai government to put aside its differences with the opposition and resume the long-halted dialogue with Chin...

Taiwan’s MOST leads 28 companies to participate in CES 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA), which was founded by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) to promote entrepreneurship and startups, has led 28 Taiwanese companies to...

Taiwan's Chunghwa Telecom to recruit 3,000 new staff

Chunghwa Telecom Co., one of the leading telecom service providers in Taiwan,announced plans to hire an additional 3,000 staff to make up for large scale retirements over the next three years, at an e...

Thai officials say prison cameras were hacked, broadcast

BANGKOK (AP) — Authorities in Thailand say they are investigating an apparent online break-in by a computer hacker that allowed him to broadcast surveillance video from inside a prison in the country'...

Taiwan’s exports to continue growth trajectory in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s exports are expected to grow in 2020 as the country benefits from order transfers and a global demand for high-tech products, according to a report by Oxfor...

Taiwan's vice president greets third largest semiconductor producer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) welcomed representatives from Lam Research Corporation to the Presidential Office Building on Tuesday (Dec. 3) and encouraged the semic...

Taiwan, Japan work to unlock commercial potential of senior market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Commerce Development Research Institute (CDRI) and the Tokyo Star Bank on Monday (Nov. 18) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) pledging a joint effort to explor...

Taiwan Future Tech Expo to open in December

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Future Tech Exposition (FUTEX 2019) is set to open on Dec. 5 and run through Dec. 8 at the Taipei World Trade Center, with a focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and ...

Taiwan small and medium enterprises see steady growth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In a document disclosed by the Ministry of Economic Affairs on Tuesday (Nov. 5), small and medium enterprises in Taiwan are said to have shown steady growth in 2019, while...

Taiwan's Institute for Information Industry signs MoU with Tokyo City University

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hoping to facilitate exchanges in technology research, Taiwan's Institute for Information Industry (III) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Friday (Oct. 25)...

10 Taiwan startups to participate in MWC Los Angeles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ten Taiwan startups led by Taipei Computer Association (TCA) are participating in MWC Los Angeles 2019, exhibiting parts, products or solutions in the fields of 5G, artif...

TSMC files countersuit against GlobalFoundries

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.(TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, has countersued U.S.-based rival GlobalFoundries Inc. in the United States, Germany and Singapore, accusing it...

Taiwan exports up 2.6% year-on-year in August

Taiwan's exports rose by more than 2 percent from a year earlier in August, reversing a 0.5 percent decline seen a month earlier, largely on the back of the peak-season effects in the global elect...

Taiwan to develop smart defenses at full speed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has kicked off a 10-year program to develop smart defense technologies incorporating artificial intelligence (AI), the internet of things (IoT), 5G cellular network...

Taiwan company shows off violin played via machine learning

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taipei Industrial Automation Exhibition is being held at Taipei’s Nangang Exhibition Center this week. At the event’s opening on Aug. 21, one display th...