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Taiwan universities move classes online due to rising local COVID-19 cases

HSINCHU (Taiwan News) — Many Taiwanese universities have moved classes online and implemented pandemic prevention measures in response to the country’s surging COVID-19 cases. National ...

Foodpanda reveals which Taiwan universities' students love delivery the most

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foodpanda, one of the most popular food delivery platforms in Taiwan. last month released a list of the 24 Taiwanese universities with the most orders as well as informati...

Taiwan university switches to online learning amid COVID-19 concerns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST) on Tuesday (April 27) made the decision to switch to online instruction for all classes until May 3, after 65 ...

Three top Taiwan universities to shorten semesters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three top universities on Thursday (April 22) announced their decision to move the opening day for the fall semester to Sept. 1 as part of a plan to shorten semesters in c...

Taiwan to recruit extra 300 foreign English teachers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Responding to the government’s policy of turning Taiwan into a bilingual country by 2030, the Ministry of Education (MOE) said Saturday (April 10) it would subsidize...

Taiwanese college basketball player apologizes for racial slur

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A University Basketball Association (UBA) basketball player who used a racial slur against an African-Taiwanese player over the weekend apologized in person on Tuesday (Ma...

Taipei adopts 6 approaches to promoting English education

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) on Tuesday (March 2) unveiled the capital’s approach to promoting English education, with a focus on cultivating teachers qualified to c...

NTNU basketball player calls African-Taiwanese athlete 'N-word'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the closing seconds of a tight University Basketball Association (UBA) game on Saturday (Feb. 27), a Taiwanese athlete allegedly used a racial slur against a player of ...

Taiwan university develops breath test to monitor blood sugar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Scientists from National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) have developed a household breath test for diabetes patients that seeks to someday replace the invasive finger-pri...

Taiwan students rise in global math and science performance rankings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The performance of Taiwanese students in mathematics and science has slightly improved in the latest Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) rankings...

Taiwan envoy to Spain, Spanish university plan symposium

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s representative to Spain, Liu Te-li (劉德立), and University of Alcala President Jose Vicente Saz Perez have made tentative plans to organize a forum next year ...

Taiwanese professor sentenced to 4 years in China for 'spying'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At a routine press conference, China's Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) confirmed that a sentence has been handed down to renowned China-friendly Taiwanese academic Tony Sh...

Taiwanese designer’s ‘Tolerance’ poster wins 3 international awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese academic’s poster design that emphasizes the virtue of “tolerance” among people of different viewpoints has been recognized at three internat...

Survey shows Taiwan students overdependent on cram schools

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over half of Taiwanese believe that attending cram schools is essential for achieving academic success, according to a recent survey conducted by The Professor Huang Kun-h...

China's claim of 10.9 million negative test results in Qingdao 'impossible': Taiwan CECC head

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) chief on Saturday (Oct. 17) said that China's claim that all 10.89 million Wuhan coronavirus tests administered on ...