Taiwan translation committee to choose between Marie Curie and Maria Skłodowska

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The name of a European woman who won Nobel Prizes in physics and chemistry more than a century ago has unexpectedly become the focus of a dispute in Taiwan’s educational c...

Taiwan aims to be 1st choice for Indian students studying abroad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Thanks to the efforts of Taiwanese overseas representative offices, and the Ministry of Education, it is expected that as many as 10,000 Indian students will join research...

University unveils ‘five star’ dormitory in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Lunghwa University of Science and Technology (龍華科技大學) in Taoyuan City (桃園市) have unveiled their new "five star" dormitory, in a bid to improve accommodation and ...

Vice President hopes Taiwanese research can upgrade to worldwide renown

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s research efforts should be upgraded so they can be seen worldwide, Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) said Thursday. A total of 124 academics from 13 co...

Three Taiwan telecom companies reignite 4G deal war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The battle is on again for the three leading telecom companies in Taiwan as Chunghwa Telecom (中華電信) announced plans to expand the NT$488 (US$15.7) unlimited 4G internet co...

Next steps to make English 2nd official language in works: spokesperson

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After news broke yesterday that Taiwan Premier William Lai (賴清德) is spearheading a plan to make English the second official language in Taiwan next year, making it a ...

Taiwan to make English an official second language next year: Premier Lai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will adopt a top-down approach to promoting bilingualism centered on Chinese and English as soon as next year in a bid to boost international competitiveness, said ...

1 killed, 11 injured in torrential rains in southern Taiwan

Taipei, Aug. 24 (CNA) At least one person has died and 11 people have been injured by torrential rain that battered southern Taiwan Thursday and Friday and flooded 1,105 locations, according to tallie...

Taiwan, Philippines deepen cooperation via university forum

The first Philippines-Taiwan University Presidents' Forum is taking place in the Philippines' Mandaluyong City Aug. 23-24, during which cooperation on higher education between the two countrie...

Work, classes, THSR suspended in southern Taiwan as heavy rains pound island

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As extremely heavy rains pound southern Taiwan, many counties and cities in southern Taiwan have started to announce the suspension of work and classes and Taiwa...

36 EU officials join research, Mandarin programs at Taiwan Universities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In a statement on Aug. 22, the Ministry of education released a statement in promotion of an educational exchange program with the European Union. The program promotes ...

Taiwan launches Artificial Intelligence platform Aldea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI, 工研院) announced Wednesday that manufacturers, academics and researchers could begin using its Artificial Intelligence co...

Taiwan Education Fair in the Philippines aims to promote tertiary education

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Thousands of youths were drawn to the Taiwan Education Fair taking place on August 19 in the Philippines to boost bilateral exchanges in tertiary education, reports said. ...

Taiwan human rights education delegation visits South Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 18-person delegation from the Education Bureau, Kaohsiung City Government began a seven day visit to South Korea on August 19, to help improve Taiwan's human rights ...

Asian Games: 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team bag Taiwan's first gold medal

JAKARTA (Taiwan News)- Taiwanese athletes Lin Ying-shin and Lu Shao-chuan bag Taiwan's first gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games, winning the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event. They scored...