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Taiwanese man cheated parents out of NT$165,000 with fake diplomas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man in Taoyuan City has been found guilty of tricking his parents into giving him money by posing as a student at top-ranking universities in Taiwan and abroad. The 3...

Taiwan professor fined for leading research programs in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A National Taiwan University (NTU) professor has been found to be leading research programs sponsored by the Chinese government without approval from Taiwan's Ministry...

Photo of the Day: Perfect Taiwanese dish for cold weather

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An American researcher captured this photo of a piping hot bowl of dumplings he ordered at a Taipei night market. Philip Chang, 30, told Taiwan News he had taken the ph...

NTU to set up Taiwan's first international athletics program

National Taiwan University (NTU) said Saturday (Jan. 90) it will introduce the country's first undergraduate program to train students for careers in international sports competition and managemen...

NIPSEA Technologies Collaborates With A*Star to Innovate in The Field of Autonomous Navigation

NIPSEA aims to contribute to the innovations needed for C.A.S.E. (Connected, Autonomous, Shared and Electric mobility). SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 7 December 2020 - NIPSEA Technologies and the Agenc...

More than 1,200 students have returned home to Taiwan amid pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 1,282 Taiwanese overseas students have returned home to continue their studies amid the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, reports said Thursday (Nov. 26). ...

College student 6th suspected suicide incident in Taiwan in 9 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The death of a young man on Tuesday (Nov. 17) marks the sixth suspected suicide incident involving a college student in Taiwan in the past nine days, prompting university ...

NTU to hold candlelight vigil after week of campus tragedies

National Taiwan University (NTU) said it will hold a candlelight vigil Saturday night to foster a sense of warmth and community, in the wake of three tragic events involving students over the past fiv...

Student falls from National Taiwan University building, 3rd incident in 5 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan University (NTU) reported another student falling from a school building on Friday (Nov. 13), making it the third incident—with two deaths—on t...

2 deaths reported at Taiwan's top university in 3 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese student at National Taiwan University (NTU) was discovered dead in his dormitory on Wednesday (Nov. 11), marking the second death at the top university’s c...

National Taiwan University ranked 40 for global reputation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan University (NTU) has been named one of the most globally esteemed universities in 2020 by Times Higher Education (THE). In the World Reputation Rankings...

TSMC vice president among 7 professionals to become naturalized Taiwanese citizens

Seven foreign professionals, including an American executive at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), have been approved for naturalization in Taiwan without surrendering their original c...

Taiwan's new weather app can notify users 30 minutes before rainfall

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR) on Tuesday (Oct. 13) launched a new mobile weather app that can notify users 30 minutes b...

Taipei’s Climate Artivism inspired by Greta Thunberg

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Climate Artivism, hosted by Greenpeace, will on Saturday morning (Sept. 12) use art as a medium for taking action to combat climate change. Taking place from 7 a.m. to ...

Czech expat sets up runners website to focus attention on Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Czech Senate President Miloš Vystrčil wrapped up his historic visit to Taiwan Friday (Sept. 4), attention focused on a compatriot of his who set up a website abo...