Taiwan's enhanced Tiangong 3 missiles ready for mass production: MND

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan continues to advance its missile technology to ensure the country’s defensive capabilities in the face of increased threats from China. According to recent...

Hsiung Feng missiles capable of striking China spotted in northern Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Satellite images of what appear to be Hsiung Feng IIE land-attack cruise missile batteries have been posted on the Facebook page of Canada-based Kanwa Defense Re...

Taiwanese cruise missile capable of striking China's coast now operational

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Wan Chien (萬劍, Ten Thousand Swords) air-to-ground cruise missile, which is capable of hitting southern China's coastal bases, is now officially operationa...

Taiwan President inspects missile launches during Han Kuang military exercises

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -After the second stage of the annual Han Kuang (漢光) military exercises started Monday across the country, President Tsai Ing-wen traveled to Pingtung County on Tuesday to in...

Taiwan's military to restrict iPhone use in military bases starting July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Civilians tend to overlook the fact that mobile phones constantly transmit user data and reveal user locations. However, the potential risks these functions entail ar...

Taiwan developing new radar to lock-on Chinese stealth warplanes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan will soon test two sets of mobile passive radar systems in the field  in order to detect the increasing fleet of Chinese stealth fighter jets, announced a ...

Taiwan set to mass produce missiles capable of reaching Beijing: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's leading state-funded research and development institute of defense technology and weapons is reportedly set to prepare for mass production of two types of miss...

'Made in Taiwan' weapons systems showcased at Malaysian defense conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) is impressing representatives of the world’s defense industries at the Defense S...

Taiwan's IDF fighters to serve in 'Wild Weasel' role

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Air Force on Friday (March 9) announced new upgrades are in the works for its Indigenous Defense Fighters (IDF, 經國號), including the addition of radar-see...

Taiwan Sky Sword II missiles to challenge China’s Sukhoi Su-35 jets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan-manufactured Sky Sword II missiles will see their usage and adaptation expanded so they can help Taiwan’s Air Force tackle the threat from China’s S...

Taiwan defense budget will rise each year: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The defense budget will rise each year, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said at her year-end news conference Friday. As the commander of Taiwan’s Armed Forces, Tsai ...

Aerospace and defense technology exhibition kicks off in Taipei

The Taipei Aerospace and Defense Technology Exhibition kicked off Aug. 17 at Taipei World Trade Center, showcasing cutting-edge components and systems from more than 140 local and overseas companies a...

Taiwan showcases defense tech at Paris Air Show

The National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology is leading a delegation comprising several Taiwan companies and organizations at the 52nd International Paris Air Show taking place June 19-...

Taiwan to invest NT$70B in smart machinery industry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan's Vice Economic Minister Shen Jong-chin (沈榮津) announced plans to invest NT$70 billion (US$2.29 billion) to transform Taichung City into a smart machinery city. ...

Taiwan Navy reveals video of future guided-missile destroyer

Taipei (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) has released an animated video of a future guided-missile destroyer being designed for t...