CommonWealth: Taiwan universities fall prey to predatory journals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After six months of collaboration with German-based Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR), Taiwan's CommonthWealth Magazine recently published a 14-page investigative report on a mo...

Taiwan industry calls for increased investment in bridging AI skills gap

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwan-based AI-driven marketing company on Wednesday warned about a widening skills gap in Taiwan in the age of digital transformation, and urged the corporate world to...

New student-developed app allows Taiwan commuters to access live traffic info

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A professor and three research students from National Chiao Tung University’s Information Engineering Department have produced a road safety app that updates drivers...

Scooters biggest killers of university students in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to statistics released by National Chiao Tung University (NCTU), 85 percent of road traffic accidents in Taiwan involve scooters, and fifty percent of scooter in...

MoE: Taiwan university and college departments closing due to declining birth rates

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to statistics provided by the Ministry of Education (MoE), a total of 172 courses across colleges and universities throughout Taiwan will be suspended in 2019 du...

Student at UN climate conference in Poland says he’s from ‘Taiwan, China’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A Taiwanese student speaking at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in the Polish city of Katowice introduced himself as coming from ‘Taiwan, China,’ a Taiw...

Taiwan to showcase self-driving tech at 2018 Uber Open Summit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) announced on Nov. 12 that Taiwan's AI Research Center will join the 2018 Uber Open Summit in California, with an a...

National Taiwan University ranks 81st worldwide for graduate employability

Eight Taiwan universities have been listed in the 2019 Graduate Employability Rankings that were released Wednesday, with National Taiwan University (NTU) gaining the highest place among the eight at ...

Record high 15 Taiwanese universities listed on Academic Ranking of World Universities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --  A total of 15 Taiwanese universities have made the cut in the 2018 edition of the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), announced the Shanghai Ranking Consu...

TSMC ranked No. 1 Taiwanese patent applicant in first half of year

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, was the No. 1 Taiwanese firm in invention patent applications in the country for the first half of this year,...

14 Taiwan Universities form alliance to preserve academic freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Fourteen Taiwanese universities along with hundreds of the country’s scholars officially founded the Taiwan Action Alliance for University Autonomy (全國大學自主聯盟) on Fri...

31 Taiwanese universities hit top Asia-Pacific Universities list

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Five more Taiwanese universities hit the list of the 2018 top universities in the Asia-Pacific region, according to data from Times Higher Education, from last year, bringi...

Microsoft cooperates on AI with Taiwan universities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Technology giant Microsoft is cooperating with three universities in Taiwan to speed up the training of talent in Artificial Intelligence (AI), reports said Thursday....

Taiwan’s NCTU, CMU team up to improve cancer treatment through nanoparticle-based immunotherapy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In a collaborative project, Taiwan’s National Chiao Tung University and China Medical University have successfully incorporated nanomedicine with immunotherapy, a ma...

U.K. university ranking list removes China flag after Taiwan protest

London (CNA) - Quacquarelli Symonds Ltd. (QS), a U.K.-based global provider of information on higher education, has removed the flag for China from its listing of Taiwanese universities after str...